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Online Ancient Egypt Family Day with the IEAA

Available beginning April 18, 2022


Ancient Egypt Family Day with the Institute of Egyptian Art & Archaeology (IEAA) will be held online this year.

Travel back in time and explore the wonders of ancient Egypt with the help of the University of Memphis (Tennessee) IEAA! Write your name in hieroglyphs, color a mask while learning about ancient Egyptian gods, and much more.

There are lots of fun and interesting activities for all!

This year we also have links to resources for educators and parents.

Content will be available from April 18 through September 30, 2022.

IEAA Online Family Day is FREE!



We have several downloadable activities for you to enjoy from home. Click on the picture of the activity you're interested to go to a new page for more information.

  Ancient Egypt Mobile

Ancient Egyptian Mobile

  Paint a Pot


  Mask - Bes

Make a Mask

  Write Your Name in Hieroglyphs

Write Your Name in Hieroglyphs


Eat Like an Egyptian

Eat Like an Egyptian


  Draw Like an Egyptian

Draw Like an Egyptian

  Crossword Puzzle

Crossword Puzzles & Word Searches




Resources for Educators & Families

We have links to useful web sites and other downloadable resources for you to enjoy from school or home. Click on one of the pictures below to access these resources.


Educator Resources

Educator Resources


  Egyptian Monuments - Philae

Egyptian Tombs & Temples

  Museum Collections

Museum Collections

  Egyptian Coloring Book

IEAA Coloring Book

Outlines of ancient Egyptian artifacts at the University of Memphis!




Graduate students Eric McCann (left) and Sarah Pitt Kaplan (right), along with the late Doris Layne, show kids and their parents how to "Write Your Name in Hieroglyphs".