Ancient Egypt: Mummies and Mysteries
Crack the hieroglyphic code, explore the pyramids, and meet the mummies
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What are hieroglyphs?
Discover the hand carved puns of Ancient Egypt
What the ancient symbols are all about
The Discovery That Changed Everything
The Rosetta Stone and the story of how we finally understood hieroglyphics
How to Decode Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs
The secrets of the intricate system of writing
How to read hieroglyphs with AI
Discover Fabricius and how it works
How Fabricius Translates Hieroglyphs
Learn how to use this exciting new program for helping in the translation of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs
History's Past Attempts To Translate Hieroglyphs
Discover the different times people have tried to understand the hieroglyphics
The brand new interactive game that helps you write and share your own Egyptian hieroglyphs
See hieroglyphs, up close
The Ancient Language That Was Undecipherable For Centuries...
Learn the history of the Egyptian symbology
Learn with calligrapher Seb Lester
What do the hieroglyphs teach us today?
Seb Lester Looks at Hieroglyphs Through Calligraphy
How and why they're still a source of inspiration for artists today
Learn More About Hieroglyphs with Lettering Artist Seb Lester
The lettering and calligraphy artist explains the enduring impact of Ancient Egyptian script
What letter does the owl represent?
M is a phonetic transliteration for the symbol.
Unearthing Egypt's secrets
Meet the women Egyptologists digging into history
4 Leading Egyptologists Share the Secrets of Their Field
Louise Bertini, Yasmin ElShazly, Monica Hanna, and Alex Woods on the little known facts about Egyptology
Listen and look
Explore Ancient Egyptian artifacts while you enjoy music
Music x The Iconic Women of Ancient Egypt
Sit Back and Enjoy Ancient Egyptian Art Set to Traditional Music
A culture of cat lovers
Did you know the Ancient Egyptians thought cats brought luck?
Figurine of the Goddess Bastet as a Cat
Bronze figure of a seated cat
Figurine of the Goddess Bastet as a Cat
Bronze figure of the cat-headed goddess Bastet
Mummy of a cat
Egyptian art and architecture that continue to inspire us
Exploring the Art of Ancient Egypt
Creations carved in stone, painted on tomb walls, or cast in metal
The Masterpieces That Still Exist Today
From the Great Sphinx to the Tomb Chapel of Nebanum
Visit the pyramids
Discover surprising secrets about the mysterious structures
7 Intriguing Facts About The Pyramids
Did you know it took 20 years to build one?
A Tour of the Pyramids of Giza
Discover new things about the mystifying Pyramids of Giza
Take your virtual tour
Try to avoid the curses
5 Spectacular Views of the Egyptian Pyramids
Transport yourself back in time to Ancient Egypt and take a virtual tour of the pyramids of Giza
La gran pirámide
La necrópolis de Guiza
La pirámide de Djoser
Royal lives and love stories
The people pulling the strings back in the day
History's Most Beautiful Women
Answering the big questions about Queen Nefertiti
Get to know her
The Pharaoh Erased From History
When archaeologists found this in the sand, nobody knew who this guy was...
Queen, Wife, Mother ... Goddess?
How an everyday girl became a royal
Who was Nefertiti's husband?
Plaster model of King Akhenaten (Thutmosis)
The curse of the child king
A tale of ancient secrets and modern tragedy
Unburying Pharaoh Tutankhamun
An exciting discovery after years of searching
Meet the mummies
Get wrapped up in these stories of archeological discoveries
The Cult of the Dead
Find out what the Egyptians believed about the afterlife
Take a Look Inside a Mummy
The secrets that modern scans can reveal
How long did the mummification process typically take?
Hieroglyphs and demotics are two scripts often found.
The journey into the afterlife
What the Ancient Egyptians believed happened after death
Scrolls, Spells, and Eternity
Learn why people were buried with The Book of the Dead
Who is Osiris?
Learn more about the God of the Dead
Unroll the scrolls
Explore the stories in the Book of the Dead
Zoom into This Book of the Dead
Can you spot the scales?
Why is Hunefer's Heart Being Weighed?
Discover what's happening in this scene from The Book of the Dead
Inside the tombs
The stories buried for centuries
Nebamun's Colorful Afterlife
Fragments of scenes from the tomb-chapel of Nebamun
Explore a fragment of a scene from the tomb-chapel of Nebamun
A Feast for Nebamun
Explore the top half of a scene from the tomb-chapel of Nebamun
Ancient Egypt meets AI
Learn more about what technology teaches us about the past
Egyptology and Technology
Discover the modern research practices of Egyptologists at Macquarie University
What Have You Learned About the Pyramids of Egypt?
What Have You Learned About Hieroglyphs and Ancient Languages?
What Have You Learned About Kings and Queens?
What Have You Learned About The Journey Into The Afterlife?
Are you a teacher or parent?
Downloadable lesson plan
Preserving Egypt's Layered History
This lesson plan can be used in the classroom or given to students to work through at their own pace
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