Annual Meeting, April 12-14, 2019
Westin Alexandria
There will be no ARCE DC lecture this month. Come see us at ARCE's annual meeting, which will be held this year in Alexandria, Virginia. For details, check here.

The American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)
DC Chapter

If you love anything to do with Ancient Egypt, this organization is the place for you! ARCE-DC offers monthly lectures by noted scholars as well as seminars, social events, tours, and museums trips—all focused on Ancient Egypt. Come meet others who share the same passion.
 ARCE-DC is the largest of ARCE's 13 chapters in the United States.

Our events are open to the public.

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2018-2019 Talks to Come:

May 3, 2019

Mamdouh Mohamed Eldamaty: Recent Excavations at Arab Al-Hisn

May 18, 2019

Joshua A. Roberson: Secret Knowledge: Cosmology and Cosmography in the Egyptian Mortuary Cult

June 7, 2019

Heba Abd Elsalam: Death and Burial in Dakhleh Oasis

2018-2019 Talks Already Presented:

September 14, 2018:


Unless otherwise noted, our Friday evening lectures take place at
505 East Braddock Rd., Alexandria, VA 22314
(across the street from the Braddock Road station on Metro’s blue and yellow lines)

Venue sponsored by  Maria and Richard Calderon in association with Hands Along the Nile Development Services Inc. (HANDS)

Sponsor-a-Speaker Program— 

In 2012 ARCE-DC established the Sponsor-a-Speaker program whereby a member can sponsor a speaker's honorarium, travel costs, and/or host a speaker for a home stay (usually one night). Sponsoring the cost of the venue rental is also welcome. This allows the chapter to bring the best speakers to D.C. Should you be interested in sponsoring a speaker or the venue rental, please let our President know at ccboyer@comcast.net 

President: Carol Boyer
Vice-President: Mike Matsko  
Treasurer: Michael Lovellette, Ph.D.  
Board Members: Craig Boyer, Ph.D.; Ann Williams