Petrie Museum

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology

The Petrie Museum houses an estimated 80,000 objects, making it one of the greatest collections of Egyptian and Sudanese archaeology in the world. It illustrates life in the Nile Valley from prehistory through the time of the pharaohs, the Ptolemaic, Roman and Coptic periods to the Islamic period.

The Museum is closed for Easter from 2nd April to 7th April inclusive. We re-open on 8th April, 2015.

The Museum is closed on Tuesday 30th June 2015 and re-opens Wednesday 1st July, we apologise for any inconvenience. 

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