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The Ancient Egyptians

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00 | Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays: 12:00 - 17:00 | Box office closed Mondays
Closed 24th December to 27th December 2021 and 31st December 2021 to 1st January 2022 inclusive closed Gallery closures and collection updates

Session Description

Explore our resources on Ancient Egyptians

Contact us on 01223 332904 or email to book, or to discuss your needs.

Format of the session

We are currently not taking bookings for Egyptian museum sessions during Autumn 2021 and will update this page when sessions are available. Please sign up to our teacher mailing list to be kept up to date.

We have developed a range of resources to help teachers bring this subject to life in the classroom. Resources include in gallery videos, activities, object information. Resources can be found here

'I can’t believe there were actual mummies!' - KS2 pupil

More about this session

  • Key stages appropriate: KS2
  • Curriculum links: Art & Design, Geography, History, Politics & Philosophy, Religious Education, Science
  • Session type: Museum teacher
  • Type of activity: Researching

Factsheets and related files

Animals

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Boats

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  • File size: 165.70kB
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Coffins

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  • File size: 238.99kB
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Food and farming

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 399.54kB
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Gods and Goddesses

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 141.96kB
  • File type: PDF
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Magic

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 529.56kB
  • File type: PDF
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Mummification

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 169.02kB
  • File type: PDF
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Sarcophagus Lid of Ramesses III

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 297.08kB
  • File type: PDF
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Materials and Technology

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 209.55kB
  • File type: PDF
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Writing

  • Resource type: Factsheet
  • File size: 193.05kB
  • File type: PDF
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The Ancient Egyptians

  • Resource type: Into-action
  • File size: 1.04MB
  • File type: PDF
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The Ancient Egyptians

  • Resource type: Diy
  • File size: 205.72kB
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