The priceless treasures found in King Tutankhamun’s tomb are coming to London. The exhibition ‘’TUTANKHAMUN: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Celebrates the Centenary of Howard Carter’s Discovery’, will be in residence at the Saatchi Gallery from Saturday 2 November 2019 – Sunday 3 May 2020. The exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb, and is the final chance to see these glittering world heritage artefacts before they return to Egypt forever.
London is the third of the ten cities to host this priceless exhibition. In Paris, the exhibition ‘TOUTANKHÂMON – LE TRÉSOR DU PHARAON’ at Grand Halle de la Villette, became France’s most attended exhibition of all time with over 1.4 million visitors. (Read full coverage here) the-aura-of-toutankhamon). Before this, in Los Angeles, the exhibition was among the most successful in the history of the California Science Centre.
Produced by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities and IMG, and presented by Viking Cruises, this exhibition offer a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience the wonder and mystery of the boy king before his priceless objects return to Egypt forever.