Ancient Egypt

Beginner’s guide:
Ancient Egypt

Egypt’s impact on later cultures was immense.

c. 5000 - 30 B.C.E.

While today we marvel at the glittering treasures from the tomb of Tutankhamun, the sublime reliefs in New Kingdom tombs, and the serene beauty of Old Kingdom statuary, it is important to remember that the majority of these works were never intended to be seen.