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Summer in the City (Oxford): Discover Tutankhamun at the Ashmolean Museum

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Summer in the City Oxford
The summer is here! So if you’re looking for a day out idea in Oxford, we have another top recommendation for you!

Discover Tutankhamun at the Ashmolean Museum

The summer exhibition Discovering Tutankhamun will tell the story of one of the most significant archaeological discoveries of the 20th century. Find out more about the hunt for the tomb and the thrill of its discovery, and see Howard Carter’s original records, drawings and photographs.

The 10 year long process of recording the remarkable objects buried with the king transformed Tutankhamun into an icon of the modern world. Explore the phenomenon of ‘Tutmania’ and see masterpieces from the Ashmolean’s own collections from Ancient Egypt and Sudan as well as loans of important pieces from museums around the world.

Ashmolean Musuem
The exhibition is open from the 24th July 2014– 2nd November 2014. Open 10am to 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday (Closed Mondays).

£9 Standard Full Price
£7 Standard Concession Price
£4.50 12-17 years
£4.50 Art Fund Members
Entry is free for Members and for Under-12s

Optional £1 Gift Aid charge may be applied

The Ashmolean Museum can be accessed using most Oxford Bus Company city, park&ride and BROOKESbus services.


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