Learning About History

Historic figures and events that shaped our world today

"We are not makers of history. We are made by history."Martin Luther King, Jr., human rights activist

Meet leaders from the past

Stories of how they made history

Spotlight on: Black history

Discover a selection of stories from the diaspora

Moments that mattered

A journey through key events in history

Preserving Egypt's layered history

Explore More Historical Events

Find historic events around the world in different eras

Explore ancient artifacts

You don't have to visit a museum to see history up close

Downloadable history lesson plans

Lesson plans for teachers to use in class or to give to students

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