A feast for Nebamun, Thebes, Egypt 1350 BC

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Nebamun: what can you learn from an Egyptian tomb?  


Ages 7–11 (KS2)

For teachers to use with their students before during and after a Museum visit.

Curriculum links

KS2 History: the achievements of the earliest civilisations – ancient Egypt.

What can we learn from the remarkable wall paintings of the tomb of Nebamun?

This activity encourages students to look for detail in the paintings, finding evidence to answer questions about the ancient Egyptians, including the animals they kept and the clothes they wore.