A new Ancient Egyptian gallery centred around the painted (and now lost) tomb-chapel of Nebamun, an accountant in the Temple of Amun at Karnak, who died in around 1350 BC. Eleven large fragments – some of the most famous images of Egyptian art – are on display for the first time in ten years.
|Venue name:||British Museum||Contact:|
Great Russell St
|Opening hours:||Daily 10am-5.30pm; Fri 10am-8.30pm (selected galleries only, ring for details)|
|Transport:||Tube: Tottenham Court Rd/Holborn/Russell Square|
|Price:||Free (permanent collection); admission charge applies for some temporary exhibitions|