Explore Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt was one of the most technologically advanced and culturally rich civilisations of antiquity. Between around 3,100 BC and into the early 1st millennium AD, the people of ancient Egypt produced towering megaliths, competed in dynastic struggles and employed a fascinating pictographic script.
Egypt’s ancient relics are renowned the world over, with its many tombs and temples captivating visitors from all walks of life. Essential to ancient Egypt’s enduring allure is the fact that many of its finest artefacts remain well preserved, from the Great Sphinx of Giza to King Tutankhamun’s golden death mask.
Step into the distant past — learn about Egypt’s most iconic ancient remains and how the ancient Egyptians themselves revered, loathed and treasured them.