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14:00 - 16:00 26 October 2017

Tales from Papyri – Family Friendly Reading


Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Malet Place | Bloomsbury | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

The ancient tale of The Shipwrecked Sailor hails from the papyrus collection of the Imperial Museum of St Petersburg and dates from Egypt’s Middle Kingdom (c. 2055 BC – c. 1650 BC). Filled with adventure, magic, and a monstrous serpent, this reading by Egyptologist John J Johnston is ideal for families.


UCL Culture
0207 679 4138 | events.petrie@ucl.ac.uk


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