Sabine Plöger studied journalism and communication sciences, art history and modern German literature at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster and at the Freie Universität Berlin. She wrote her master’s thesis on the subject “Problems in the presentation of Christian collections using the example of the Speyer cathedral treasury”. In 2005 she received her Magister artium. In 2006/2007 she worked as a research assistant for the Stiftung Saarländischer Kulturbesitz. There she played a major role in the organization of the exhibition “A holy place. Roman religion and shrines in the Saarland” at the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte. She wrote her doctoral thesis on current stagings of ancient spaces in museum contexts within the Topoi research group (E-CSG-IV) Museums.