Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology

 
 

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Malet Place, Bloomsbury, University College, London WC1E 6BT
 
 
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Tue to Fri 1pm-5pm, Sat 11am-2pm | Closed Christmas & Easter holidays
 
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Petrie Museum of Egyptian ArchaeologyThe Petrie Museum, located within University College London, is one of the largest and most fascinating collections of Egyptian archaeology anywhere in the world. There are over 80,000 artefacts showing the development of Egyptian culture, technology and daily life from prehistoric to Roman times. The collection includes the world's earliest surviving garment, a dress of around 2800BC. You'll find the museum which is open to the public on the first floor of the DMS Watson library.

 

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Underground Stations

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Euston Square Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Warren Street Tube Station
 
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Camden Road Overground Station
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
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Russell Court NCP
 
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