A massive statue of Pharaoh Amenhotep III was toppled in an earthquake some 3,000 years ago. The 50-ton, 13-meter (42-foot) statue was unveiled on Sunday at the ancient city of […]
French archaeologists are carefully preparing a 1,000-year-old Peruvian mummy ahead of a new exhibition.
“Dinosaurs are very old and cool and very big,” said seven-year-old Ella Smith, recounting his first impression of “The Last American Dinosaurs: Discovering a Lost World,” a new exhibit at […]
Part of the Parthenon marbles have been allowed to leave Britain for the first time through a loan of a sculpture to a Russian museum.
Today, The Queen opens the Information Age gallery at the Science Museum.
A 6,000-year-old temple holding humanlike figurines and sacrificed animal remains has been discovered within a massive prehistoric settlement in Ukraine. Built before writing was invented, the temple is about 197 […]
Archaeologists digging through a vast ancient tomb in Amphipolis in northern Greece have uncovered a floor mosaic that covers the whole area of a room seen as the antechamber to […]