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All the latest news from the tour and the Grande Halle de La Villette

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Tutankhamun’s family – chapter II: Tiy, his grandmother

The great royal wife of Amenhotep III, Queen Tiy has gone down in history for the important role she played Read more…

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A word from Lady Carnarvon

It is thanks to the financing of Lord Carnarvon that Howard Carter was able carry out excavations in the Valley Read more…

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“La Nuit Toutânkhamon” on Saturday 15 June

On Saturday 15 June, visitors will have the opportunity to marvel at the pharaoh’s treasures into the small hours as Read more…

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Zahi Hawass Conference – Monday 3 June – at the Grande Halle

World-renowned archaeologist Dr. Zahi Hawass will give an intimate talk about Tutankhamun, the most extraordinary discovery in history and updates Read more…

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Book signing at the exhibition this weekend!

The curator of the exhibition Tarek El Awady, PhD, will be present at the exhibition this weekend – 20, 21 Read more…

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Friends of Egyptian Museums and the Grand Egyptian Museum

The International Association of Friends of Egyptian Museums (Les Amis des Musées d’Égypte, AME) was established in 1994 by UNESCO Read more…

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Tutankhamun’s Family – Part I

Amenhotep III, Tutankhamun’s Grandfather On the western bank of Thebes the site of Kom el-Hettan, the funerary temple that Amenhotep Read more…

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The “Toutânkhamon et son temps” (“Tutankhamun and his times”) exhibition held at the Petit Palais in 1967

A few days before Christmas 1966, a French military aircraft landed on the runway of Bourget airport, carrying part of Read more…

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King Tut’s first tour and its influence on culture

Tutankhamun, who became a veritable popular icon, only became famous 3,200 years after his death—in contrast with other Pharaonic figures Read more…

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