Research Centre in Cairo

  • RC in Cairo News

    • Call for Papers: Annual Archaeobotany in Egypt Meeting

      The Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology Research Centre in Cairo (PCMA-RC) and Institut français d’archéologie orientale (IFAO) are organising the second annual meeting of archaeobotanists working in Egypt, scheduled to take place on Wednesday, 26 and Thursday, 27 September 2018. Archaeobotanists and specialists in related disciplines are invited to present their ongoing research. For the […]

    • Lecture: Feasts Fit for Pharaohs

      An open lecture “Feasts Fit for Pharaohs: Food and Drink in Ancient Egypt”  by Prof. Salima Ikram, Distinguished Professor of Egyptology at the American University in Cairo  will be held on the occasion of “The International Conference on Food and Drink in Egypt and Sudan Throughout History”, focusing on the continuity and innovations that have […]

  • Research in Egypt

    Polish archaeologists have been present in Egypt since the 1930s. It was in Egypt that the Polish school of Mediterranean archaeology was formed and honed, working on various sites from different periods. For decades now several missions under PCMA auspices have been working in Egypt every year. Their projects encompass archaeological excavations, on-site conservation, as well as site management.