A unique, full-length mummy shroud, which is over 2,000 years old yet is still in remarkable condition, has been discovered in National Museums Scotland’s collections.
Coffins and mummy masks
National Museums Scotland’s ancient Egyptian coffin collection remains largely unknown and has many exceptional items.
Iufenamun the priest
Discover the secrets guarded by this mysterious Egyptian figure, who once acted in the most celebrated drama of Ancient Egypt.
360 ° Highlights from The Tomb
Our stunning ancient Egypt exhibition The Tomb presented the story of one extraordinary tomb, built around 1290BC and reused for over 1000 years.
Discover Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt was one of the earliest and longest-lived civilisations, spanning almost 4000 years of history. Explore the world of Ancient Egypt by playing our games.
The Three Pyramids
Can you prepare the high priest for the Afterlife? Be quick - you only have until sunrise to collect everything you need!