Queen Nefertari - 'she for whom the sun doth shine' - was the Great Royal Wife of the legendary Pharaoh Ramesses II his one true love or a match made for political and dynastic reasons?
Amenhotep IV was not born to be a heretical pharaoh. He was actually not born to be pharaoh at all, but once the position became his, he was willing do whatever it took to protect the position of pharaoh for generations to come.
The fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt was one of the most successful rulers in the history of the kingdom. This pharaoh was successful in military battles, economic trade and building projects. The pharaoh was also a woman.
The story of Osiris and Isis is the one of oldest, if not the oldest, love stories ever told. It also happens to be one of the saddest, as they are torn apart by a jealous brother whose own life and marriage were never enough to make him happy.
History, legends, pictures and facts about Cleopatra VII, the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt: her life, death, dress and accessories. Tips and costume ideas for creating a Cleopatra dress, based on sculptures, portraits and coins featuring Queen Cleopatra. Information about ancient garments and...
The mysterious Egypt pyramids are the most studied structures ever built. They tell a story of the past and future with it's mathematical accuracy and synchronicity of events using the stars and constellations embedded within the design. The...
KV5 is a fascinating tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Built as a tomb for the sons of Ramesses II, KV5 is the largest tomb yet found. Will more be discovered about Ramses the Great and his children?
Sargon of Akkad was the founder of the Akkadian Empire. (3rd millennium BCE) Explores the history of the Empire and two art pieces which remain from this era.
One of the greatest finds in Egyptian history was of King Tutankhamen's tomb. King Tut was just a boy when he became Pharoah. Paleontologists have learned much due to finding his tomb.
Facts about the pyramids of Giza in Egypt -- who built the pyramids, the age and materials of the pyramids, information about the Great Pyramid and King Khufu, the sphinx, the pyramid complex and educational resources. Learn about the ancient Egyptians and the architectural feat of building the...