Egyptology Grad Student WWW Sites: Archaeological Sites and Excavations

Egyptian Antiquities Information System

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The official Geographic Information System (GIS) department of the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA). Its overall objective is to create a functional and efficient bilingual (Arabic and English) organizational system to locate and describe Egypt's archaeological and historical sites.

Giza Archives Project - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Access George Reisner's photographs and field notes from 40 years of work at Giza.

The Pyramids of Egypt (and more)

Images, plans, maps and data about Egypt's pyramids. Information on other sites such as the Western Sahara, or the Egyptian Museum in Cairo is also included.

Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation

Griffith Institute (Oxford University, UK) databases of original field notes and photographs from the excavation of King Tut's tomb.

Theban Mapping Project

All about sites on the West Bank at Thebes.

Oxford (University) Expedition to Egypt

An on-line database and other resources focusing on archaeological remains, particularly tombs and tomb decoration, dating to the Old Kingdom.

The Tomb of Senneferi - Theban Tomb 99

Dr. Nigel Strudwick's web site on his work on this New Kingdom tomb.

The Tomb of Sennedjem (TT1)

The famous painted tomb from Deir el-Medinah.

The Memphite Tomb of General Horemeheb

The mastaba tomb that Horemheb made for himself before he became the last king of Dynasty 18.


Digital reconstructions of several ancient Egyptian rock-cut and mastaba tombs.

Amarna Project Official Web Site

Information about the work of the Egypt Exploration Society at Tell el-Amarna.

Reconstruction of ancient Akhetaton - the city of Tell el Amarna

"Tour" a detailed model of the city of Akhenaton.

Ancient Egypt Web Site

Links to images and information from a selection of Egyptian collections in major world museums and archaeological sites in Egypt.

Tell el-Dab'a (ancient Avaris)

Excavations at the Hyksos capital in the Nile Delta

Digital Egypt for Universities - University College London

View information and images related to excavations by W.M. Flinders Petrie and other scholars for the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Hierakonpolis Online - Web site for the "Friends of Nekhen" group

Francesco Raffaele's "Late Predynastic and Early Dynastic Egypt"

Extremely useful source for information about the late Predynastic period and Dynasties 1 - 3. Includes images of objects, king lists, etc.

Ancient Egypt Research Associates

Non-profit organization directed by Dr. Mark Lehner devoted to research focused on the Giza Plateau.