Egypt at its Origins
The Fourth International Conference on Predynastic & Early Dynastic Egypt
July 26-July 30, 2011


Useful Links


The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Institute of Fine Arts, New York University

Useful Links

Significant Egyptian Collections in New York:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art:
The Brooklyn Museum:

Significant Egyptian Collections in the Eastern U.S. Outside of New York City:
The University of Pennsylvania Museum (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania):
The Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, Massachusetts):
The Walters Art Museum (Baltimore, Maryland):

Other Important Museum, University, and Cultural Links:
Institute of Fine Arts, New York University:
New York University:
The Museum of Modern Art: http:/
The Whitney Museum:
The Guggenheim Museum:
The Museum of Natural History:
Ellis Island Museum:
The Statue of Liberty http:/
Rubin Museum of Art of the Himalayas:
Morgan Library:
The Frick Collection:
The Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum:
The American Folk Art Museum:
The New York Public Library:
The Museum of the City of New York:
The South Street Seaport Museum:
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum:
The New York Transit Museum:
The Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum:

Previous Origins Conferences:
Origins Kracow 2002
Origin of the State.  Predynastic and Early Dynastic Egypt
International Conference, Krakow, Poland
28 August – 1 September 2002

Origines Toulouse 2005
Predynastic and Early Dynastic Egypt: Origin of the State
International Conference, Toulouse, France
5–8 September 2005

Origins London 2008
Predynastic and Early Dynastic Egypt:  Origin of the State
International Conference, London, England
27 July -1 August 2008

Information about additional museums and cultural attractions in New York may be found here: