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Hieroglyphics Course - Bolton Museum

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    Hieroglyphics Course - Bolton Museum

    Have you ever wanted to be able to read hieroglyphs? In this 10-week beginners’ course you will be guided at every step of the way to learn the basics in understanding the written language of Ancient Egypt. As the course is aimed at beginners you do not need to have any prior knowledge of hieroglyphics or any other ancient language. You will learn by working with real Ancient Egyptian objects from the museum collection. The course will be led by Hieroglyphics expert John Johnson, Chair of Horus Egyptology. Complementary books can be purchased from the museum shop. Suitable for ages 16+.

    Wed 01 May to Wed 03 July, 10am to 12pm

    Admission: Please book your free place via Eventbrite:

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