More than 30 Years after his last visit King Tut returns to New York.
The Egyptian pharaoh is staying in Times Square at the Discovery Exposition Center for a month starting April 23, 2010.
Amongst the highlights:
- See the boy king’s golden canopic coffinette and the crown found on his head when the tomb was discovered
- Learn about the extraordinary discovery of Tut’s tomb and the beliefs and funerary processes of ancient Egypt
- New scientific findings about King Tut will go on display for the first time in a gallery devoted to the latest DNA studies and other forensic information about his life and death. Read more from the New York Times and USA Today.
Worth a visit to the big apple.