21 November 2017

Visit to the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology

Organised by:

SCI's London Group in partnership with UCL's Chemical & Physical Society

University College London

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Synopsis

Join the CPS for their annual away day; this time hosted at the mysterious, magical and mummified Petrie Museum!

The Petrie Museum houses one of the greatest collections of Egyptian and Sudanese archaeology in the world. It promises to host an evening you will never forget, housing around 80,000 objects. Whether you prefer to take in the fashion of the Taekhan or bead net dresses, or be awed by Akhenaten and the rays of the sun god Aten, you won't be disappointed. You'll go potty for pottery when you see the beautiful objects from Meroë or the creepy skeletons inside the pot burials!

A half an hour talk will be followed by a wine reception, giving you a chance to have a closer look at the artefacts!


Programme

Day

Event Schedule
17:45
Event welcome
18:15
Event begins

Venue and Contact

UCL

Department of Chemistry
University College London
20 Gordon Street
London, WC1H 0AJ

Please click here for a location map.

Emma Thomas

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7598 1594

Email: communications@soci.org


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Speaker

Anne Garnett, Curator, Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology