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Back in October, evidence was found suggesting King Tut’s tomb could have a secret room or two, and that the secret room may prove to be the long-sought tomb of Queen Nefertiti. Some experts dismis…

Back in October, evidence was found suggesting King Tut’s tomb could have a secret room or two, and that the secret room may prove to be the long-sought tomb of Queen Nefertiti. Some experts dismis…

This piece is a bracelette that belonged to Queen Ahhotep, Egyptian Museum, Cairo It is gold over a lapis lazuli background and was found in her tomb along with other treasures. This bracelet depicts the god Geb - representing the earth - wearing both crowns of Egypt and givinghis blessings to the kneeling king.

This piece is a bracelette that belonged to Queen Ahhotep, Egyptian Museum, Cairo It is gold over a lapis lazuli background and was found in her tomb along with other treasures. This bracelet depicts.

Egypt, tomb of queen Nefertari. It is one of the best preserved and most ornate of all known tombs. The walls are painted with the deities (from left to right) Serket, Isis, Khepri, Osiris (above entrance), Hathor and Horus. The tomb was discovered in 1904 by the Italian archaeologist Ernesto Schiaparelli. In 2003 the tomb was closed to the general public.

Tomb of Queen Nefertari. Interior of the vestibule within the tomb of Queen Nefertari. At centre is the entrance to a larger room known as the First east side annexe. Nefertari, who lived around BC, was the first wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Ramses II.

How To Design An Escape Room

How To Design An Escape Room

The rapidly evolving escape room industry is adopting practices from engineering, theater, and film–and coming up with some of its own.

Escape room games, or mystery rooms, or puzzle rooms, are trending, and many rely on Makers and Maker tech to make them work.  Locked In: Behind the Scenes of the Escape Room Craze

The New Adventure of Escape Rooms

Escape room games, or mystery rooms, or puzzle rooms, are trending, and many rely on Makers and Maker tech to make them work. Locked In: Behind the Scenes of the Escape Room Craze

This statue depicts an Egyptian man that is wearing a Schenti (a wrapped skirt around the waist), a decorated apron, possible gold bracelets and armlets, a wesekh collar (a decorated, traditional rounded collar), sandals, no evident hair or makeup, and a uraeus headpiece (a headdress with a cobra).  It can be assumed that this man is in the upper part of the Egyptian social status, possibly as a court official or a noble.

Tomb Guardian in King Tut's Tomb. Photographed at the King Tut Museum in the Luxor Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada

This is how the tomb of the boy king Tutankhamun appeared to archaeologist Howard Carter when he discovered it in 1922.

this is how the tomb of the boy king tutankhamun appeared to archaeologist howard carter when he discovered it in 1922

Highly decorated pottery vessel from the tomb of Sennedjem, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19 Reign: reign of Ramesses II Date: ca. 1279–1213 B.C.

Highly decorated pottery vessel from the tomb of Sennedjem, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19 Reign: reign of Ramesses II Date: ca.

Pendiente de oro del Valle de los Reyes decoradas con el cartucho del rey Seti IIEgipto

*GOLD ANTIQUE EARRING ~ from Thebes, Egypt. Nubian enemies depicted on the walls of Egyptian temples wear earrings. The Hyksos introduced the earrings to Egypt in the second Intermediate Period.

Tomb of Tutankhamen in the Valley of the Kings

Tomb of Tutankhamen in the Valley of the Kings, Egypt- lots of info on this site including excellent descriptions of the meaning of the gods' likenesses