Hieroglyphs: Unlocking Ancient Egypt

  • October 13, 2022 through February 19, 2023
  • The British Museum, London
Hieroglyphs: Unlocking Ancient Egypt charts the race to decipher Egyptian hieroglyphs. From initial efforts by medieval Arab travelers and Renaissance scholars to more focused progress by French and English scholars, and the discovery of the Rosetta Stone in 1799 and its eventual decoding in 1822, this immersive exhibition unlocks one of the world's oldest civilizations.
This Play
This Play
through April 9, 2023
The Little Prince: Taking Flight
The Little Prince: Taking Flight
October 14, 2022 through January 15, 2023
The Trustees of the British Museum
Royal temple lintel of Amenemhat III: a rectangular limestone raised relief from a temple door lintel. 88 centimeters x 234.50 centimeters x 11 centimeters.
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