Dr Mustafa Waziri , Director General of Antiquities of Upper Egypt, gave the first talk. He was very positive and enthusiastic and gave us details of new finds, newly opened tombs, updates on conservation and forthcoming plans, including a proposal to have entry to the Open Air Museum and Karnak Temple as a single ticket. […]
St Wilfrid’s Hall was the venue for our annual Ancient World Conference. This year we had just one full day of lectures. Our speakers included; Laurent Bavay, Pierre Tallet, Steve Cross, Chris Taunton and Jay Carver.
Peter Allingham, MD of Ancient World Tours, greeted our delegates […]
Philippe Collombert was the first speaker on Saturday morning. He began with a talk entitled New discoveries of the French Archaeological Mission in the Royal Necropolis of Pepy I. Work by the mission in this area has been underway for fifty years. […]