In addition to our monthly lectures we also run an annual study day each year. These are one-day events (usually held on a Saturday in spring) and are dedicated to a particular theme or area of interest.
Our Study Days are open to anyone with an interest in ancient
Egyptian history and culture.
Saturday 17th November: Joint Study Day with KNH Centre
Three lectures from Raymond Johnson and Jay Heidel on the Epigraphic survey of Medinet Habu, Luxor Temple and in private Theban tombs, reassembling Amarna talatat blocks and current excavations at Antinoupolis.
Venue and ticket details tbc
Saturday 30th March 2019:
Location Location Location! Houses and Homes in Ancient Egypt
- Geoffrey Killen
- Peter Phillips
- Joyce Tyldesley
- Regina de Giovanni
A study day focusing on domestic life in ancient Egypt, including houses and their constructions, woodworking techniques in furniture construction, household roles and family life.
Bookings will open in early 2019
At the Longfield Suite, Prestwich (see below for directions).
Our March study day is held at the Longfield Suite, Prestwich from 9:30am to 4:30pm
Directions to Longfield Suite:
From the M60
Take junction 17 towards Prestwich, turn left at the lights near to M&S Simply Food and then take the second right. The Longfield Centre Car Park is on the right, less than 1 mile from the M60.
From Manchester city centre
Take Bury New Road towards Bury. When you enter Prestwich Village turn right at M&S Simply Food. Then take the second right. The Longfield Centre car park is on the right.
From Bury town centre
Follow Bury New Road towards Manchester city centre. When you enter Prestwich Village Turn Right at M&S Simply Food. Take the second right. The Longfield Centre car park is on the right