Queens of Egypt Tour
Date(s) - 04/16/2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The National Geographic Museum
WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Get an intimate, behind-the-scenes tour of our exhibition “Queens of Egypt” with archaeologist and National Geographic Fellow Fred Hiebert. This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt. Get to know such legendary queens as Nefertari, Nefertiti, Hatshepsut, and Cleopatra VII; see more than 300 prestigious objects, including monumental statues, sparkling jewelry, and impressive sarcophagi; and take a 3-D tour of one of the most well-preserved tombs in the Valley of the Queens.
Tours offered a 6 PM, 6:45 PM, and 7:30 PM. Mingle with Fred and fellow attendees while enjoying refreshments at a reception following the tour.