Egyptological Collections of the University of Pisa, via San Frediano
Ippolito Rosellini and J.F. Champollion led the French-Tuscan expedition, at the behest of Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo II of Lorena, to Egypt and Nubia, in 1828 and 1829, which led to the birth, at the Pisan University, of the first chair of Egyptology in the world.
Via S. Frediano, 16
050 581259,050 580858
Piazza dei Cavalieri