Ancient Egypt

A visit to Ancient Egyptian life, 5000 years ago.

Ancient Egyptian artefacts

Are all Ancient Egyptian artefacts the same? Would you know what to look for?

Ancient Egyptian beliefs and the construction of the Pyramids

Ancient Egyptian beliefs in the Sun God and the construction of the Great Pyramid.

Building the pyramids (pt 1/5)

How young children in Ancient Egypt felt when they were taken away to work.

Building the pyramids (pt 2/5)

The building of the pyramids from the viewpoint of a workman.

Building the pyramids (pt 3/4)

Techniques employed to move enormous stone blocks used in the building of the pyramids.

Building the pyramids (pt 4/5)

An Egyptologist presents information on the quarrying of stone for the pyramids.

Building the pyramids (pt 5/5)

A description of how the Great Pyramid of Khufu was built.

Building the pyramids accurately (pt 1/2)

How did the ancient Egyptians measure the plot for the pyramid so accurately?

Building the pyramids accurately (pt 2/2)

How did the ancient Egyptians build the pyramids so accurately?