Theban Mapping Project

The Theban Mapping Project (abbreviated TMP) was founded in 1978 by the British archaeologist and Egyptologist John Romer as part of the Theban Foundation, with the goal of creating an archaeological and geographical database of the ancient find sites of Thebes. After the self- understanding of the project, the surveying and mapping of the Theban necropolis, which is focused right now on the Valley of the Kings, a step towards a sustainable preservation of ancient Egyptian art and cultural treasures dar.

The Theban Mapping Project conducted since 2006 by the U.S. Egyptologist Dr. Kent Weeks.