The Daily Life of Egyptian Kings | University of Oxford

The Daily Life of Egyptian Kings

Speaker
With Dr Garry Shaw, Egyptologist
Event date
Event time
10:30 - 16:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
£50/£45 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Learn about the ideal Pharaoh as shown on temple walls and in court texts and see how this contrasts with reality. This study day also looks at royal education, family life, recreation, assassination and the king's role as a wartime leader.