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Discovery Box: Ancient Egypt

Our Ancient Egypt discovery boxes allow students to explore different aspects of the everyday lives and achievements of this astonishing civilisation.

Choose from:


Box 1: Mummies & Amulets

Why was the afterlife so important in Ancient Egypt? Using replica items, explore the mummification process and what amulets can help to have a successful afterlife.

Box 2: Gods & Hieroglyphs

Why did the Ancient Egyptians worship so many different gods? Using replica items, explore Egyptian myths and how they were recorded.

Box 3: Tutankhamun

How did Ancient Egyptian artefacts come to Britain and where do they belong now? Using replica items, explore the significance of Tutankhamun’s tomb and what objects can tell us about the famous pharoah.