At a Glance
From the comfort of your home take a remarkable online journey to discover a world long ago where pharaohs ruled the desert and colossal monuments rose from the sand dunes. Join expert Egyptologists on an exploration of the wonders of the Great Sphinx of Giza, massive pyramids and countless other artifacts. Go back centuries as you visit the Coptic part of Cairo and discuss ancient medical treatments based on papyri found in tombs in the city of Thebes; and then discover the Egypt of today with an exploration of the engineering miracle that is the Aswan Dam, discussion of modern cinema and a virtual walk through the bustling streets of Cairo. If you have always wanted to experience Egypt, or have wanted to go back, this is a special opportunity to learn first-hand from scholars and meet others who are fascinated by this extraordinary part of the world.