Museums and Galleries in West Wales

The Egypt Centre

The Egypt Centre

Come and explore a museum of Egyptian antiquities, become part of the preservation of the collection and be inspired to learn more about Egypt.

We have various FREE hands-on activities running throughout the day including:

  • Handle real ancient Egyptian artefacts
  • Play the ancient game of Senet
  • Write your name in hieroglyphs
  • Have a go at Mummification
  • See if you can solve the Pyramid Puzzle
  • Guess the animal

You can Become an Explorer with our Explorer Packs

These packs provide both a fun and educational way for children and families to explore the museum and learn together using hands-on based learning. Each contains an explorer backpack, an explorer hat, a magnifying glass, pencils, a ruler, and a fun activity pack to complete in the galleries. The packs are only £1 to hire from the museum gift shop, and families are able to take their activity books home with them.

 

Where 

The Egypt Centre
Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Swansea University
Singleton Park
Swansea
SA2 8PP

**The Egypt Centre shares space with the Taliesin on campus with a door from the Mall**

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There is no visitor parking on campus during weekdays, although there is a pay and display car park 10 minutes’ walk from the museum, located on the Oystermouth Road (recreation ground).

 

Times

Tuesday to Saturday, 10am until 4pm

 

Price

Free Entry

 

 

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