Home

About Us

Contact Us

Subscriptions

Order Back Numbers

Articles from Previous Issues

Society Contacts

Events Diary

Links to other Egypt sites

Contacts

( )

Society Contacts

There are Egyptology societies and groups all over the UK and worldwide offering a range of activities to interested amateurs. A contact list of secretaries is provided below. Victor Blunden of the long-established and highly successful Manchester Ancient Egypt Society (MAES) is willing to offer advice to any new groups starting out.

 

For societies outside the UK click here

 

The Ancient Egypt & Middle East Society

Secretary: Mrs Sue Kirk

2 Seathorne Crescent, Skegness, Lincolnshire. PE25 IRP

Tel: 01754 765341

sue47beset @ gmail.com

www.aemes.co.uk

 

The Ancient World Society

Secretary: Sandy Davey.

The Post Office, Main Road, Sibsey, BOSTON, Lincs. PE22 0TN

Tel: 01205 750201

taws @  tawsboston.org.uk

 

The Ankh: SOUTH-EAST KENT Egyptology Society

Secretary: Linda Wolek

Tel: 01227 276 144

lwolek @ aol.com

 

The Association for the Study of Travel in Egypt and the Near East

5 Kenmare Mansions

Gondar Gardens,

LONDON NW6 1ET

Tel: 0207 328 2735

www.astene.org.uk

 

Bolton Archaeology and Egyptology Society

Secretary: Sara Vernon

Tel: 01204 362273

 

The British Egyptian Society

Secretary: Noel Rands.

5 Brownlow Road, CROYDON, Surrey CR0 5JT

Tel: 07876 403242

 

Carlisle & District Egyptology Society

Contact: Margaret Jones

Tel: 01228 590175

 

The Egypt Exploration Society

Secretary: Dr Patricia Spencer

3 Doughty Mews, London. WC1N 2PG

Tel: 020 7242 1880

eeslondon @  talk21.com

www.ees.ac.uk

 

The Egypt Exploration Society – Northern Branch

Secretary: Prof. Rosalie David

KNH Centre of Biomedical Egyptology, School of Biological Sciences

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester. M13 9PT

Tel: 0161 275 2634

 

Egypt Society of Bristol

Chairman: Dr. Aidan Dodson.

c/o Department of Archaeology, University of Bristol, 43 Woodland Road, BRISTOL BS8 1UU

Tel: 0117 942 1957

info @ egyptsocietybristol.org.uk

www.egyptsocietybristol.org.uk

 

The Egyptian Society (Taunton)

Secretary: Sally Roberts.

Oak Lee, 38 Dorbee Park,  Rockwell Green, WELLINGTON TA21 9RX

Tel: 01823 661148

Egypt @ aldith.org

 

Egyptology Scotland

Contact: Claire Gilmour

75 Canal Street,  Saltcoats,  North Ayrshire,  KA21 5JA

MembershipEgScot @ yahoo.co.uk

www.egyptologyscotland.com

 

Egyptian Cultural Bureau

Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt,

4 Chesterfield Gardens, LONDON W1J 5BG

Tel: 0207 491 7720

Culture_UK @ btconnect.com

www.egypt-culture.org.uk

 

Essex Egyptology Group

c/o Lesley Kelly.

69 Links Avenue, Gidea Park,ROMFORD, Essex RM2 6NH

Tel: 01708 760330

neferleli @  yahoo.co.uk

www.essexegyptology.com

 

Friends of the Egypt Centre - Swansea

Secretary: Carolyn Graves-Brown.

The Egypt Centre,

University of Wales, Singleton Park,

SWANSEA SA2 8PP

Tel: 01792 295960

c.a.graves-brown @ swansea.ac.uk

www.swan.ac.uk/egypt/Friends/Friends.htm

 

The Friends of the Petrie Museum

Secretary: Jan Picton

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology

University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT

janpicton ijnet.demon.co.uk

www.ucl.ac.uk/FriendsofPetrie/

   

Horus Egyptology Society

Wigan, Lancashire

Secretary: Christine Fishwick.

Tel : 01942 517958

www.horusegyptology.co.uk

 

Leicestershire Ancient Egypt Society

Secretary: Patricia Mason

32 Windrush Drive, 

Hinckley Leics LE10 0NY

tel - 01455 614741 email - trishamason @ sky.com

 

( )

 

The Manchester Ancient Egypt Society (MAES)

Secretary: Colin Reader.

54 Rigby Road, Maghull, Merseyside L31 8AZ

Tel: 0793 2265216

colin.reader @  btinternet.com

www.maes.org.uk

 

North East Manchester Egypt Society (NEMES)

Chairman: Alan Fildes

65 Kersal Road, Prestwich, Manchester. M25 9SN

Tel: 0161 773 2877

alan nemes.co.uk

 

North East Ancient Egypt Society

DURHAM

Secretary: Barbara Whittle.

neaesoc @ googlemail.com

 

The North East Lincolnshire Egyptology Association

Chairman: Steve Johnson

Grae-Mor, Church Lane, Tetney, Lincolnshire. DN36 5JX

stevj tinyworld.co.uk

 

North Yorkshire Ancient Egypt Group

Contact: Anne Murray

Tel: 01423 861604

anne @ hugh-murray.co.uk

www.nyaegroup.org.uk

 

The Northampton Ancient Egyptian Historical Society

Secretary: Linda V. Amas

52 Back Lane, Hardingstone, Northampton. NN4 6BY

Tel: 01604 761519

 

The Plymouth and District Egyptology Society

Secretary:  Jan Buckland,

37 Samuel Bassett Avenue, The Limes, Widewell, Plymouth, PL6 6FG.

Tel:  01752 695195.

 

Poynton Egypt Group

Secretary: Liz Sherman

7 Craig Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire. SK11 7XN

Tel 01625 612641

secretary @ poyntonegyptgroup.org.uk

www.poyntonegyptgroup.org.uk

 

RAMASES (North Kent Egyptology Society)

Secretary: Annette Jones.

7 Gordon Avenue,

QUEENBOROUGH,

Kent ME11 5BD

Tel: 01795 663475

ramasesnk @ hotmail.com  

 

 SELKET (The South Yorkshire Egyptology Society)

Adam Cadwell

37 Windermere Court, North Anston, Nr Sheffield S25 4GJ

Tel: 01909 563629

 

The Society for the Study of Ancient Egypt

Chesterfield, Nottingham & Derby

Secretary: Keith Lucas.

25 Norton Lees Lane, Norton Lees

SHEFFIELD

Yorkshire, S8 9BA

Tel: 0114 2581856

keith.lucas2 @ Tesco.net

www.ssae.org.uk

 

The Southampton Ancient Egypt Society

Secretary: Norman Pease

Brambletye, Whitenap Lane, Romsey SO51 5ST

Tel: 01794 516352

hotep talk21.com

 

Staffordshire Egyptology Society

Secretary: Carole Dawes

Grange Farmhouse, Whitgreave Lane, Whitgreave, STAFFORD ST18 9SP.

Tel: 01785 226570

J.A.Graham @  staffs.ac.uk

 

The Sudan Archaeological Research Society

Chairman: Derek Welsby

C/o The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG

 

Sussex Egyptology Society

Horsham, Brighton & Worthing

Secretary: Carol Woods, Overlee, Bracken Lane, Storrington, Sussex RH20 3HS

Tel 01903 743525

www.egyptology-uk.com

 

Tameside Egypt Group

Duckinfield, Lancashire

Secretary: Anne Marie Lancashire

152 Victoria Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire SK14 4AS

Tel: 0161 366 6810

alan @ cedar-view.co.uk

www.cedar-view.co.uk/Egypt

 

The Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society

Reading

Chairman: John Billman

Tel: 01488 668340

chairman @ tvaes.org.uk

www.tvaes.org.uk

 

The Three Counties Ancient History Society

Worcestershire, Herefordshire & Gloucestershire

Roy Jenkins,

Episcopi Cottage, Upper Wick, WORCESTER WR2 5SY

Tel: 01905 425742

www.3cahs.org.uk

 

Wessex Ancient Egypt Society

Chairman: Angela Dennett

4 Maclean Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH11 8EP

Tel: 01202 241973

angi waes.fsnet.co.uk

 

Wirral Ancient Egypt Society

Mrs Fay Samuels.

Tel: 0151 334 4617

edwin.samuels@btinternet.com

 

Societies Outside the UK:

 

AUSTRALIA

Ancient Egypt Society of Western Australia

President: Colin Simcock.

PERTH,

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

www.aeswa.org.au

 

BELGIUM

Ptah-Hotep a.s.b.l. Association d’Égyptologie Belge

Secretary: Stéphanie Szuma.

Chemin des Postes, 234

CP1410, WATERLOO.

BELGIUM.

Tel : +32 (0)495.896.148

stephanie.szuma@ptah-hotep.be

http://www.ptah-hotep.be

 

CANADA

The Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities /Société pour l’Étude de l’Égypte Ancienne

– Head Office, Toronto.

P.O. Box 578

Postal Station “P”

TORONTO,

Ontario M5S 2T1

CANADA

Tel: 416-906-0180; info@thessea.org ww.thessea.org

 

– Montreal Chapter/ Chapitre du Québec à Montréal

C.P. 49022, Succ. Versailles

MONTREAL,

Quebec, H1N 3T6

CANADA

tél./fax: 514-353-4674

ssea_mtl@hotmail.com

http://sseamontrealvip.homestead.com/anglais.html

 

– Calgary Chapter

President: Dr. William D. Glanzman,

Department of Behavioural Sciences

Mount Royal College

4825 Mount Royal Gate S.W.

CALGARY, Alberta

CANADA

Tel: (403) 440-6437/Fax: (403) 440-6659

wglanzman@mtroyal.ca

http://www3.telus.net/public/james135/CalgarySSEA.htm

 

French Egyptological Associations

 

Avignon (84) Centre vauclusien d’Égyptologie

www.revue-egypte.net

 

Béziers (34) Centre languedocien d’Égyptologie (Béziers)

http://centrelanguedocienegyptologie.blogspot.fr/

 

Bordeaux (Peyssac) (33) Association Égyptologique de la Gironde

http://aeg.u-bordeaux3.fr/?page_id=80

 

Grenoble (38) Association Dauphinoise d'Egyptologie CHAMPOLLION (ADEC)

http://www.champollion-adec.net

 

Le Chesnay (78) AEREA (Association pour l’Étude et la Recherche sur l’Égypte Ancienne)

http://didier.laffaille.pagesperso-orange.fr/Aerea/Association.htm#Ancre4

 

Lille (59) Papyrus

http://www.association-papyrus.com/

 

Lyon (69) Cercle Lyonnais d’Égyptologie Victor Loret

http://asso.univ-lyon2.fr/cercle-egyptologie

 

Marseille (13) Provence Egyptologie

http://www.provenceegyptologie.org/

 

Montpellier (34) Néfrou

http://nefrou.free.fr/index.php?page=contact

 

Montpellier (Saint-Clément de Rivière) (34) Les Amis de l’Égypte pharaonique (ADEA)

http://adea.asso-web.com/28+contact.html

 

Nancy (54) Les Amis de Thot

http://www.lesamisdethot.net/

 

Nancy/Metz (54) Association Thot (Nancy/Metz)

http://www.thot-scribe.net/index.php

 

Nantes (44) Association d’Égyptologie IMHOTEP

http://www.association-egyptologie-imhotep.eu/index.html

 

Nantes (44) Isis-Nantes

http:///www.isis-egypteancienne.fr

 

Nîmes (30) Association Égyptologique du Gard

http://www.egyptonimes.fr/

 

Pau (64) Société d'égyptologie de Pau

http://egyptologie64.e-monsite.com/

 

Périgueux (24) Association Périgourdine d’Égyptologie

www.kemet24.jimdo.com

 

Saint-Estève (66) Les Amis de l’Égypte ancienne

http://kemit.club.fr/index.htm

 

Sollies-Pont (83) Association varoise d’Égyptologie KEMETMAA

www.kemetmaa.fr

 

Strasbourg (67) Les rencontres égyptologiques de Strasbourg

www.egyptostras.fr

 

Tours (37) Tiyi-Égyptologie

http://www.tiyi-egyptologie.fr/

 

Troyes (10) Les Amis de Champollion

www.lesamisdechampollion.fr

 

Villeneuve-lès-Avignon (30) Centre d’Égyptologie

http://kemit.perso.neuf.fr/actualite/avignon.htm

 

ITALY

Associazione Per-Megiat Onlus

Luigi Prada

c/o Biblioteca di Egittologia,

Università degli Studi di Milano,

Via Festa del Perdono 7,

I-20122 MILAN,

ITALY

per-megiat@libero.it www.permegiat-egittoamilano.it

 

MALTA

The Egyptological Society of Malta

President: Helen Foster.

Flat 6 Block B,

Olive Court,

Triq il-Bahhara,

QAWRA,

MALTA

helen@melita.net.mt

 

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

The Ancient Egyptian Society

Chairman: Eric Swanepoel.

P.O. Box 48407,

ROOSEVELT PARK,

2120,

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

ejswan@absamail.co.za

 

The Egyptian Society of South Africa

Secretary: Jean Smith.

P.O. Box 246,

PLUMSTEAD,

7801,

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

Tel: (00 27) 21 557 5082

scarab@telkomsa.net   www.egyptiansociety.co.za

 

SWEDEN

The Egyptological Society of Stockholm

c/o Eva Olinder,

Cypressvägen 4,

S-18248 ENEBYBERG,

SWEDEN

olinder@tele2.se

www.efis.nu

 

URUGUAY

Uruguayan Society of Egyptology

c/o Professor J.J. Castillos.

4 de Julio 3068,

MONTEVIDEO CP 11600,

URUGUAY.

juancast@yahoo.com http://www.geocities.com/juanjosecastillos/

 

USA

American Research Center in Egypt

1256 Briarcliff Road NE

Building A, Suite 423W

ATLANTA, Georgia 30306, USA.

Tel: 404 712 9854

Fax: 404 712 9849

arce@emory.edu

http://www.arce.org/aboutarce/aboutarce.html

 

The ARCE has “Chapters” throughout the USA:

 

Arizona (Tucson) Chapter

President: Jennifer Harshman

seshat77@yahoo.com

 

Georgia (Atlanta) Chapter

President: Vincent Jones.

kepfren@aol.com

 

Illinois (Chicago) Chapter

President: Emily Teeter.

emily@arcechicago.com http://www.arcechicago.com/

 

Massachusetts (Boston) Chapter

President: Dr. Kathryn Bard.

kbard@bu.edu

 

New Mexico (Albuquerque) Chapter

President: Mae Araujo.

pharolux@yahoo.com

 

New York (New York City) Chapter

President: Patricia Gary.

arce_ny@yahoo.com

 

Northern California (Berkeley) Chapter

President: Bob Bussey

mentuhotep@comcast.net

http://home.comcast.net/%7Ehebsed/

 

North Texas (Dallas) Chapter

President: Clair Ossian

clastic@airmail.net

http://www.arce-ntexas.org/

 

Northwest (Seattle, Washington) Chapter

President: Joel Walker

Dept. of History

University of Washington

Box 353560

Seattle, WA 98195

jwalker@u.washington.edu

 

Orange County Chapter –California

President: Robin Young

robinyoung@earthlink.net

 

Oregon (Portland) Chapter

President: John Sarr.

P.O. Box 15192

PORTLAND,

OR 97214, USA

jtsarr@comcast.net

 

Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) Chapter

President: Leslie Anne Warden

pres@arce-pa.org

Secretary: Beth Ann Judas

info@arce-pa.org

pa_arce@yahoo.com

 

Washington, DC Chapter

President: Samir Gabriel

http://www.arcedc.org/

 

Secretaries, if your details do not appear on this list, perhaps it is because Ancient Egypt needs up to date information about you.

 

Please contact the Societies Editor, Victor Blunden  on 0161 225 0879 or email : info@ ancientegyptmagazine.com

( )

Return to Home 

 

e- mail to: info@ancientegyptmagazine.com

with questions or comments about Ancient Egypt Magazine.

or for sales, subscriptions, back numbers and advertising