Our venues

Blog

Getting all the gossip

15 December 2008 by Lisa

If you want to hear an Egyptian Pharaoh telling you about his new fiancé or get the gossip about a runaway Egyptian servant, then check out these videos taken from the new Ancient Egypt gallery. They really bring to life some of the  types of people who would have lived and worked in Egypt at the time. Apparently, the runaway servant in question didn’t want to clean his master’s smelly clothes anymore, but I won’t spoil the story for you!

For more videos including those of an Egyptian priest and a chantress, visit the main Egypt  videos page, where there are also links to transcripts of all the videos.


To view the video subtitles, please select the full-screen option, shown by the four arrows icon. A transcript of this video can be found here.

(Comments are closed for this post.)