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An Evening With Dr. Zahi Hawass – Pyramids, Mummies and Cleopatra: Recent Discoveries in Egypt – Tickets – Revolution Hall – Portland, OR – November 6th, 2018

An Evening With Dr. Zahi Hawass - Pyramids, Mummies and Cleopatra: Recent Discoveries in Egypt

OMSI Presents

An Evening With Dr. Zahi Hawass - Pyramids, Mummies and Cleopatra: Recent Discoveries in Egypt

Tue, November 6, 2018

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:30 pm

$20 ADV/DOS

This event is all ages

General Admission & Fully Seated 

Dr. Zahi Hawass
Dr. Zahi Hawass
Over the course of the approximately 90-minute multimedia lecture, Dr. Hawass will, in addition to Tutankhamun, discuss the search for the tomb of Queen Nefertiti, new insights on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings and the exciting research into the tombs of Cleopatra and Mark Anthony.

The lecture will introduce the mystery of the great pyramids and the Sphinx as well as the discovery of the tombs of the pyramid builders. Dr. Hawass will also discuss the discovery of the family of King Tut and the mystery of the golden king's sudden death, as well as the discovery of the mummy of Queen Hatshepsut and the search for Queen Nefertiti's mummy.

Zahi Hawass, PhD, is one of the most famous archaeologists and Egyptologists in the world. Countless excavations, research projects, publications, television documentaries and lecture tours have made him known to a wide audience. Up until the political upheaval in Egypt in 2011 he was the Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities. Dr. Hawass received his PhD in 1987 from the University of Pennsylvania, where he studied as a Fulbright Fellow. He has written numerous scholarly articles and books, and is highly respected as an Egyptologist.

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