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THE Lascaux 3 exhibition will open to visitors at the Houston Museum of Natural Science from 18 October until March 2014 enabling people to discover the amazing cave art.
Lascaux 3 is a representation of the famous caves found in the Dordogne, after the original and the replica that was created to protect the delicate artwork and enable people to learn more about what lies underground.
The exhibition will enable visitors to see a selection of the famous cave art close up without turning to books or the internet.
Visitors to Lascaux 3 will learn about the initial discovery of the cave 70 years ago and how scientists and artists deciphered the extraordinary paintings as well as the work to preserve the Paleolithic cave paintings for future generations.
There is a virtual tour of the entire cave, an encounter with a Paleolithic family as they prepare their tools, and an up-close introduction to the cave nave and well.