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Instead of snakes and ladders try the ancient Egyptian game of Mehen.

Play the ancient Egyptian game of Mehen

What is it? 

Instead of snakes and ladders try the ancient Egyptian game of MehenCan you get your counters tthe snake’s head and back again before your opponent’s lion catches them? 

What do you need?

  • Printer  
  • Paper  
  • Scissors 
  • Felt tip pens or coloured pencils 
  • Two game dice

 

Print off the instructions, board and counters below and lets play!

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