Docent-led Tour "Egypt of the Pharaohs" at the Penn Museum

Date: 
Saturday, November 24, 2012 - 1:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Penn Museum, 3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Experience the magnificence of 5,000 years of ancient Egyptian culture presented in galleries on two grand floors. Enter the reconstructed palace of the Pharaoh Merenptah, and see a 12-ton sphinx, the third largest in the world. In two special exhibitions, visitors discover the story behind a short-lived royal city where King Tut was born, and explore The Egyptian Mummy: Secrets and Science.

Public tours are included in Museum admission and do not require advance reservation.

Categories
Event Type: 
Arts & Culture
Event Type: 
Educational Events
Topic: 
Museum/Exhibition
Topic: 
Historical Preservation / Archaeology
Topic: 
Cultural Exchange
Global Region: 
Egyptian