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Uncovering how ancient Egypt has captivated Scotland over the past 200 years, and continues to do so today.

Bringing together fascinating objects from the collections of National Museums Scotland and Perth Museum and Art Gallery, this exhibition uncovers the hidden stories of ancient Egypt, charting how its history and mystery has intrigued and delighted Scotland over the last 200 years.

Exploring stories of an archaeologist, an astronomer and an artist, Discovering Ancient Egypt brings to life the contribution Scotland has made to Egyptology and reveals important ancient Egyptian collections from across the country.

Discovering Ancient Egypt is a National Museums Scotland touring exhibition funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery

78 George St, Perth, Perth & Kinross, PH1 5LB

01738 632488


Opening times

5.30pm - 8.30pm Thursdays

10am - 12.30pm & 1pm - 4pm Friday to Monday

Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Closed Thursday day time.

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