Thanks to 10 years of collected research, Dassault Systèmes was able to reconstruct the Giza Necropolis as accurately as possible.
-2575 to -2465
IVth Egyptian dynasty
The Fourth Dynasty of ancient Egypt is characterized as a golden age of the Old Kingdom, a time of centralized government and powerful kingship.
Birth of George Reisner
George Reisner, renowned American Egyptologist, is considered a founding father of modern scientific archaeology
1905 to 1942
Reisner excavations on the plateau
More than a century ago, George Reisner directed the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Expedition to the Giza Plateau.
Digitization: The Giza Archives Project
Over the last ten years, the Expedition’s impressive collection of documents has been meticulously digitized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
3D reconstruction based on the archives
Innovation in the service of Education
Learn at home
Play the interactive online experience to roam at will in 3D throughout the Necropolis, follow guided tours of the monuments, and browse all the pictures and collected objects meticulously reconstructed in 3D.
Learn at school
Peter Der Manuelian, Harvard’s Philip J. King Professor of Egyptology since June 2010, regularly uses 3D immersion in teaching his students at Harvard University.