Egyptology Day. Free Lunch! Limited Spaces! A virtual tour of some of the most fascinating sites of ancient Egypt .
Egyptology Day. Free Lunch! Limited Spaces!
A virtual tour of some of the most fascinating sites of ancient Egypt including the pyramids of Giza and Saqqara, decorated including Nefertari's tomb in the Valley of the Queens, and the unique temple of Ramesses II at Abu Simbel.
This course will provide an illustrated introduction to principal sites of ancient Egypt starting with the very first pyramid in Egypt - the Step Pyramid at Saqqara and moving on to consider the Pyramids at Giza, the well-preserved tomb of Nefertari in the Valley of the Queens and impressive temple of Abu Simbel built by Ramesses II.
By the end of the course you should be able to:
• Describe an ancient Egyptian tomb scene
• Discuss the construction of the Pyramids at Giza
• Compare a royal and non-royal burial at Saqqara