Visit Egypt and Relive the Discovery That Changed the World
Abercrombie & Kent are excited to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the discovery of the tomb of King Tutankhamun. “King Tut’s” legacy continues to captivate, helping to make Egypt one of the most perennially popular destinations for A&K guests. Commemorate this important milestone on your own visit to the Land of the Pharaohs, experiencing its storied sites and immense cultural tapestry in the company of expert local Egyptologists. A&K offers several ways to explore Egypt that include the opportunity to descend into Tutankhamun’s tomb, including Pharaohs & Pyramids, which also features a visit to the home of Howard Carter.
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On 4 November 1922, after five years of searching, archaeologist Howard Carter’s Egyptian expedition uncovered a stairway in the sand that would lead them to the most extraordinary find of the era. The discovery of the treasure-packed tomb of Tutankhamun was the capstone event in a worldwide, decades-long fascination with Ancient Egypt, directly influencing the design movement known as Art Deco as well as lending invaluable insights into Egyptian burial practices and beliefs.
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