Birds of a Feather: A Pittsburgh Bird Watcher's Guide to Ancient Egypt

29 Jul 2021


Calling all nature lovers and history buffs! Do you enjoy birdwatching? Are you fascinated with the wonders of ancient Egypt? If you answered “yes” to either question, join resident Egyptologist Lisa Haney and Powdermill’s Bird Banding Program Manager Annie Lindsay as they discuss the significance of birds in ancient Egyptian thought and practices, and reveal where to spot some of their favorite species here in Pittsburgh.Tune in and explore the significance of the peregrine falcon, barn owl, geese, and ducks and learn how to bird watch like an ancient Egyptian.

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Event Date: 
Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Sponsored By: 
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, American Middle East Institute