King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh

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The King Tut exhibition—the largest ever to leave Egypt—features more than 150-real artifacts from King Tut’s tomb, including 60 that have never been on display outside of Egypt.

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H50

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The King Tut exhibition—the largest ever to leave Egypt—features more than 150-real artifacts from King Tut’s tomb, including 60 that have never been on display outside of Egypt.

To celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of King Tut’s tomb, the California Science Center is proud to present the world premiere of KING TUT: TREASURES OF THE GOLDEN PHARAOH—the largest King Tut exhibition ever toured!

General Ticket Information:

Ticket holders may arrive anytime during normal operating hours and exchange the Starline ticket voucher at the California Science Center Box Office for the next available time of entry. Exhibition entry times are on the ½ hour from 10 am to 5 pm daily with the last entry at 3:30 pm. Ticket holders must arrive in the line at the time printed on their ticket.

Guests arriving after the ticketed time may miss their opportunity to see the King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh exhibit.

Summer hours!

Summer hours for KING TUT: TREASURES OF THE GOLDEN PHARAOH have been extended Saturdays through Wednesdays. First admission 9AM, last admission 7:30PM. Best times to visit are afternoons and early evenings. Morning time slots are likely to sell out.

Thursday and Friday availability (after 3.30p.m.) may vary during the summer months due to special events taking place in the Science Center. To confirm availability proceed through the online ticket buying function and enter your desired date and time.

Discover over 150 authentic artifacts from King Tut’s celebrated tomb, many of which the boy king himself used in life and in death, including gold jewelry, gilded wood furniture, and ornate ritual objects–60 of which have never traveled outside of Egypt, until now. Come experience these priceless treasures before they return to Egypt forever.

In a dramatic new presentation, dazzling multimedia complements rare artifacts to take students on an immersive journey of the pharaoh’s quest for immortality. Examine exquisite rings found on King Tut’s fingers, opulent jewelry that adorned his body, and the gold sandals placed on his feet upon burial.

Discover how the scientific analysis of King Tut’s 3,300-year-old mummy has revealed new information about his health and lineage, and how cutting-edge technologies have played a role in discovering new tombs and analyzing existing ones in ways never before imagined. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition!

INCLUDED FREE WITH YOUR KING TUT TICKET – ENDEAVOR SPACE SHUTTLE See the ENDEAVOR a real live space shuttle. Experience an engineering marvel and learn about the science, people, and historic achievements. On display in the Samuel Oschin Pavilion at the California Science Center. Endeavour admission included with your King Tut exhibition ticket. Take your exhibition ticket directly to the Endeavour queue.

King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh

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