Art of Earliest Times
Web Museum Activities
Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Egypt
Learn more about ancient art in Egypt by making a virtual visit to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo! Click on the link above to go to the museum's Web site. Test your skills of perception and observation by playing the hieroglyphics game and the Tutankhamon puzzle.
Next, click on Collection at the top of the page to explore the museum's collection and to see more examples of Egyptian art. How do they compare to the artwork shown in this chapter? What else did you learn about Egyptian history and culture by visiting this Web site? Summarize your findings in a paragraph.