The excavation and preservation of the sanctuary of Poseidon Onchestios known already to Homer cannot continue without your support.  Your tax-deductible donation will fund the excavation, restoration, and publication of the site. Donors will be recognized online, in print, and in public events.


The Onchestos Excavation Project is deeply grateful for your generous support!

If you wish to make a gift online, you can do so here. Select “Arts and Sciences – Department of Art History and Archaeology.” The designation of your gift would be “General Department Gift.” Put in the amount and click “Next.” On the next page under comments or special instructions, let us know that the funds apply to the Onchestos Excavation Project.

If you wish to make a gift by mail, please make your check payable to the Department of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University and indicate in the memo Onchestos Excavation Project.

Please send your check to:

Department of Art History and Archaeology
Columbia University
826 Schermerhorn Hall (MC 5517)
1190 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10027