King Tut heads to Minnesota

Did you know that in 5 days the King Tut exhibit will be heading to Minnesota? The exhibit, Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs, will be heading to the Science Museum of Minnesota and opening this Friday, February 18, 2011. The exhibit will run through September 5, 2011.

While the exhibit doesn’t include King Tut himself (he’s hanging out in Egypt right now), it does include remarkable artifacts and a world of history. I attended the exhibit in 2006 at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Illinois. It was a great exhibit and as it winds up its tour of the country, you should make sure to stop in.

Field Museum, Chicago, 2006, King Tut Exhibit

The TravelHyper in front of the Chicago exhibit

For more information on Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs at the Science Museum of Minnesota, check out the King Tut exhibit page.

Dates: February 18, 2011-September 5, 2011
Hours: 9:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m
Location: Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota
Tickets: Buy in advance;  Range from $25-$30 and include admission

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I'm Julie, I love to travel, I'm very hyper and I like to "hype" things and from that, TravelHyper was born. I'm a Missouri native and I cover St. Louis travel ideas as well as my own travels. I also like to focus on places I want to visit and budget travel ideas by creating trip plans. There's so much world out there and I hope you'll find that it's worth seeing and that vacation doesn't have to be out of reach to you.

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