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Welcome to the Essex Egyptology Group. We have a varied programme of monthly talks alternating between online and in person. Visit our Meetings page to view our 2024 programme and our Membership page for details on how to become a member.

Next meeting: Sunday 2 June, 15.00 BST

Ramses II and the Hittite Empire: War and Peace in the Late Bronze Age with Professor Peter J Brand

Date: Sunday 2 June, 15.00 BST
Location: Online on zoom
Tickets: Free for members | £6 guests. 

Ramesses II was both a great warrior and visionary statesman. Hear about his diplomacy with the Hittites with Professor Peter J Brand.


Formed in 2005, the Essex Egyptology group has a varied membership which enjoys a stimulating programme of talks.  Speakers have included Rosalind Janssen, Dr Aidan Dodson and Dr Elena Pischikova. Members have the opportunity to speak and write about their own interests in Egyptology and about their visits to Egypt. To learn more about us please see our other pages on this site.

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