Middle Kingdom of Egypt Timeline

Search Results

  • c. 2061 BCE - c. 2010 BCE
    Reign of Mentuhotep II in Egypt, founder of the Middle Kingdom era.
  • 2040 BCE - 1782 BCE
  • c. 2010 BCE - c. 1998 BCE
    Reign of Mentuhotep III in Egypt.
  • c. 1997 BCE - c. 1991 BCE
    Reign of Mentuhotep IV in Egypt.
  • 1991 BCE - 1802 BCE
    Mysteries of Osiris observed at Abydos during 12th Dynasty of Egypt.
  • c. 1991 BCE - c. 1962 BCE
    Reign of Amenemhat I who moves capital of Egypt from Thebes to Itj-tawi (Lisht) in Lower Egypt.
  • c. 1991 BCE - 1962 BCE
    Amenemhat I creates the first Egyptian standing army.
  • c. 1971 BCE - c. 1926 BCE
    Reign of Senusret I in Egypt who begins construction of Temple of Amun at Karnak.
  • c. 1929 BCE - c. 1895 BCE
    Reign of Amenemhat II in Egypt.
  • c. 1897 BCE - c. 1878 BCE
    Reign of Senusret II in Egypt.
  • c. 1878 BCE - c. 1860 BCE
    Reign of the Warrior-King Senusret III, the most powerful ruler of the Middle Kingdom.
  • c. 1860 BCE - c. 1815 BCE
    Reign of Amenemhat III in Egypt.
  • c. 1815 BCE - c. 1807 BCE
    Reign of Amenemhat IV in Egypt.
  • c. 1807 BCE - c. 1802 BCE
    Reign of the female monarch Sobekneferu in Egypt.
  • c. 1802 BCE - c. 1800 BCE
    Reign of Sobekhotep I, first king of the 13th Dynasty, in Egypt. The Middle Kingdom declines after him.

Visual Timeline

To navigate the timeline, click and drag it with your mouse, or click on the timeline overview on the bottom.

Legend:

2070 BCE 2060 BCE 2050 BCE 2040 BCE 2030 BCE 2020 BCE 2010 BCE 2000 BCE 1990 BCE 1980 BCE 1970 BCE 1960 BCE 1950 BCE 1940 BCE 1930 BCE 1920 BCE 1910 BCE 1900 BCE 1890 BCE 1880 BCE 1870 BCE 1860 BCE 1850 BCE 1840 BCE 1830 BCE 1820 BCE 1810 BCE 1800 BCE 1790 BCE  
 
 
2061 BCE - 2010 BCE: Reign of Mentuhotep II in Egypt, founder of the Middle Kingdom era.
 
2040 BCE - 1782 BCE: The Middle Kingdom of Egypt.
 
2010 BCE - 1998 BCE: Reign of Mentuhotep III in Egypt.
 
1997 BCE - 1991 BCE: Reign of Mentuhotep IV in Egypt.
 
1991 BCE - 1802 BCE: Mysteries of Osiris observed at Abydos during 12th Dynasty of Egypt.
 
1991 BCE - 1962 BCE: Reign of Amenemhat I who moves capital of Egypt from Thebes to Itj-tawi (Lisht) in Lower Egypt.
 
 
1991 BCE - 1962 BCE: Amenemhat I creates the first Egyptian standing army.
 
 
1971 BCE - 1926 BCE: Reign of Senusret I in Egypt who begins construction of Temple of Amun at Karnak.
 
1929 BCE - 1895 BCE: Reign of Amenemhat II in Egypt.
 
1897 BCE - 1878 BCE: Reign of Senusret II in Egypt.
 
1878 BCE - 1860 BCE: Reign of the Warrior-King Senusret III, the most powerful ruler of the Middle Kingdom.
 
1860 BCE - 1815 BCE: Reign of Amenemhat III in Egypt.
 
1815 BCE - 1807 BCE: Reign of Amenemhat IV in Egypt.
 
1807 BCE - 1802 BCE: Reign of the female monarch Sobekneferu in Egypt.
 
1802 BCE - 1800 BCE: Reign of Sobekhotep I, first king of the 13th Dynasty, in Egypt. The Middle Kingdom declines after him.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2070 BCE 2030 BCE 1990 BCE 1950 BCE 1910 BCE 1870 BCE 1830 BCE

Timeline Search

Search through the entire ancient history timeline. Specify between which dates you want to search, and what keywords you are looking for.

Remove Ads

Advertisement