Center for Ancient Studies Initial

The Center for Ancient Studies is a production structure located on the north-east of Heliport expansion zone in Megapolis mainland. It was originally introduced on August 11, 2015 as part of the timed quest called Cradle of Civilization.[1] The contracts and construction of this building provides 19px-CapitalPoints.png for 19px-CapitalPoints.png World Architecture: Through the Ages.

A total of 20 assets are needed to complete construction of the Center for Ancient Studies. This is equivalent to 20 Megabucks sm if one were to buy every asset instead of waiting to receive them from neighbors.

Events and Achievements



Center for Ancient Studies: Contracts
NameCostCoin smDurationRewardCoin smXPExperience smCoinsCoin sm/MinuteXPExperience sm/MinuteRequirements
Contract Radiometric Dating of Ruins
Radiometric Dating of Ruins
250 Coin sm15 minutes1,100 Coin sm10 Experience sm56.67 Coin sm0.67 Experience smCenter for Ancient Studies
Contract Historical Film Screening- "Ancient Greece"
Historical Film Screening: "Ancient Greece"
620 Coin sm30 minutes2,700 Coin sm30 Experience sm69.33 Coin sm1.00 Experience smAcropolis
Contract Attican Tragedy Performance
Attican Tragedy Performance[C 1]
1,300 Coin sm1 hour5,600 Coin sm60 Experience sm71.67 Coin sm1.00 Experience smOdeon of Herodes Atticus
Contract Greek-Style Debates
Greek-Style Debates[C 2]
6,100 Coin sm3 hours26,800 Coin sm260 Experience sm115.00 Coin sm1.44 Experience smParthenon
Contract Tour of Ancient Acropolis
Tour of Ancient Acropolis
11,800 Coin sm5 hours51,200 Coin sm530 Experience sm131.33 Coin sm1.77 Experience smRuins of Acropolis: Propylaea
Contract Studying Ancient Greek Scrolls
Studying Ancient Greek Scrolls
17,300 Coin sm7 hours75,100 Coin sm760 Experience sm137.62 Coin sm1.81 Experience smTemple of Athena Nike
Contract Searching for an Ancient Greek Relic
Searching for an Ancient Greek Relic
26,200 Coin sm9 hours114,000 Coin sm1,100 Experience sm162.59 Coin sm2.04 Experience smNational Library of Greece
Contract Pythian Games
Pythian Games
28,500 Coin sm10 hours130,000 Coin sm1,200 Experience sm169.17 Coin sm2.00 Experience smMuseum of Antiquity
Contract Public Reading- Greek Myths
Public Reading: Greek Myths
1,000 Coin sm1 hour4,200 Coin sm40 Experience sm53.33 Coin sm0.67 Experience smCenter for Ancient Studies

  1. Special Contract: 4 friends may assist, increasing reward by 600 Coin sm each; they receive 600 Coin sm each.
  2. Special Contract: 6 friends may assist, increasing reward by 1,000 Coin sm each; they receive 1,000 Coin sm each.

The contracts above, when completed, provide additional 70 19px-CapitalPoints.png except for the 2 special contracts which provides 90 19px-CapitalPoints.png . Recovering or forcing with Megabucks sm provides 30 19px-CapitalPoints.png .

Center for Ancient Studies Frame (Level 1)

Center for Ancient Studies L1
Requires Rewards
  • 10 Megabucks sm or 10 asset gifts
  • Power sm and Water sm
  • 15,000 Population Limits population cap (Total: 25,000 Population Limits)
  • 300 Experience sm and 500 19px-CapitalPoints.png when the last asset is placed
Asset Image Amount Price Cost
Drainage DevicesAsset Drainage Devices 5x1 Megabucks sm5 Megabucks sm
Scaffolding CoverAsset Scaffolding Cover 5x1 Megabucks sm5 Megabucks sm

Center for Ancient Studies (Level 2)

Center for Ancient Studies L2
Requires Rewards
  • 10 Megabucks sm or 10 asset gifts
  • Power sm and Water sm
  • 20,000 Population Limits population cap (Total: 45,000 Population Limits)
  • 400 Experience sm and 1,000 19px-CapitalPoints.png when the last asset is placed
  • Access to Radiometric Dating of Ruins and Public Reading: Greek Myths contracts above
  • Can be sold for 49,600 Coin sm
Asset Image Amount Price Cost
ColumnAsset Column 5x1 Megabucks sm5 Megabucks sm
ProjectorAsset Projector 5x1 Megabucks sm5 Megabucks sm


SQ Internal Info:
  • Name: Центр антиковедения (translates to Antikovedeniâ Center)
  • ID: 10014600 (center_of_classics_place)


  1. SQ Forum: Update 08.11.2015 #2