Archive

24 May 2016   The Vatican Coffin Project: Past – Present – Future

12 Oct 2015   Excavations in Jordan enter their fourth season

22 Sep 2015   First stage of renovation on schedule

21 Sep 2015   Mummy case restored and on display in Bologna

2 Sep 2015   Temple figurine added to Egyptian collection

1 Jun 2015   Annual excavations in Saqqara with remarkable finds

21 May 2015   Temporary accommodation of museum shop at Nieuwe Rijn 26

23 Apr 2015   Museum temporarily closed until mid-December 2015

27 Jan 2015   International conference: The Canino Connections

18 Dec 2014   Anthony Everitt gives lecture about Augustus and Carthage

29 Nov 2014   Lecture: Carthage and Tunisia in the Christian Period

31 May 2014   Night of the Violin

21 Feb 2014   Curator Christian Greco appointed director of Egyptian Museum Turin

14 Feb 2014   Donation: medieval knife decorated with scenes of love

23 Jan 2014   Lecture: Petra as a World Heritage Property

10 Dec 2013   National Museum of Antiquities featured on Google website with Street View and Gigapixel

28 Nov 2013   Major addition to Greek collection: portrait sculpture from Cyprus

9 Oct 2013   Princess Beatrix opens Petra exhibition

8 Nov 2012   Major works on Google Art Project

7 Jun 2012   Council for Culture reaches unwarranted conclusions

16 Nov 2011   RMO joins mummy case research project

4 Jun 2011   Symposium about Albert Hotz (1855-1930)

9 May 2011   Lecture: Ancient Arabia and the Written Word

3 Jan 2011   National Museum of Antiquities receives 131,000 visitors in 2010

14 Dec 2010   Lecture on Egyptian rituals: the Mould and the Recipes

6 Oct 2010   Lecture about temporary buildings in ancient Egypt

6 Jul 2010   Roman bronze wine service returns to permanent department

25 May 2010   Special professorship for two researchers

18 Mar 2010   Egyptian tomb in Saqqara was never completed

8 Mar 2010   Limburg sword from Leiden returns to centre stage in Europe

23 Feb 2010   Medieval gold ingot latest acquisition National Museum of Antiquities

5 Jan 2010   134,000 visitors in 2009 to the National Museum of Antiquities

1 Oct 2009   Temporary closure of exhibitions Netherlands Prehistory and Middle Ages

3 Feb 2009   Pieter ter Keurs and Charlotte Huygens new members of Management Team

30 Jan 2009   'Beyond the Horizon' extended until 3 May 2009

5 Jan 2009   2008 Successful year with 120,000 visitors

25 Nov 2008   Prehistoric bones under the X-ray scanner