A "who’s who" of ancient Egypt, Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs features striking objects from some of the most important rulers throughout 2,000 years of history, from the 4th Dynasty into the Late Period (about 2600 B.C. – 660 B.C.). Through 100 treasures presented along with the latest scientific research about King Tut, visitors can experience the splendor of the Egyptian pharaohs and revel in the mysteries of the ancient world. Derived from a variety of contexts, including temples and royal and private tombs, most of these artifacts are visiting the United States for the first time.
Organized by National Geographic and Arts and Exhibitions International, with cooperation from the Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities.