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Tutankhamun Exhibition’s 30th Anniversary Celebrations Start with New Exhibits.

Published: 29th Apr

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of The Tutankhamun Exhibition in Dorchester, two specially commissioned replicas of the shabti figures of Tutankhamun are being put on show for the first time.

Tutankhamun Exhibition Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

Published: 28th Apr

When it opened in 1987 it was the first of its kind and provided a spectacular recreation of Tutankhamun’s tomb and treasures. Over it’s last 30 years it has been internationally acclaimed and has given birth and inspiration to many other exhibitions all over the world.

The Search for Secret Chambers in Tutankhamun’s Tomb Continues!

Published: 15th Feb

A team from the Polytechnic University of Turin will be recommencing the search for hidden chambers…

Discovery of Tutankhamun

Published: 26th Nov

November is an auspicious month in the story of Tutankhamun. It was on 4th November 1922 that, after many years of searching in the Valley of the Kings, Howard Carter's team discovered the first step of what turned out to be the entrance to the tomb.