Rehousing the Glass-Plate Negatives

We've already rehoused 3700 glass-plate negatives from the Society's early excavations thanks to your generous donations! Read more

Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2019

This year’s AGM will be held on 16th November 2019. Here we provide details of the Board’s recommendations for election as Trustees and some further details for the event. Read more

An update from the JEA

JEA104.1 will be on its way to subscribers soon, but we have updates for submissions too! Read more here. Read more

EES statement: Professor Obbink and sales of papyri to Hobby Lobby

A response to discussion of the recently revealed contract Read more

Changes in the EES London Office

Following a financial review, the Trustees have decided to review staffing roles in the London office. Read more

Inspiring younger audiences

What is the Young Explorers' Club, and how did it come about? Read all about our exciting new Club here! Read more

2019 Trustee nominations

Would you like to become a trustee of the EES? Or do you know someone who you think would be a useful addition to the Board? Read more

Geoffrey John Tassie (1959-2019)

It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the passing of our friend and colleague, Tass. Read more

New grants awarded for 2019

Fieldwork and Research Grants and Centenary Awards 2019 Read more

Out now! Egyptian Archaeology 54

The latest issue of EA is on its way to members - find out what's inside here. Read more

Call for partners: BEC5

Are you interested in hosting the fifth British Egyptology Congress in 2020? Read more and apply here. Read more

Unpublished EES biblical papyri

A response to recent queries about results of a 2016 review to identify unpublished New Testament fragments in the Society's Oxyrhynchus papyri collection. Read more