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Pyramids, Mummies, and Cleopatra

Noted Egyptologist and lecturer Zahi Hawass discusses mysteries of the great pyramids and the Sphinx, including the tombs of the pyramid builders. Also covered will be the secret doors inside the great pyramid of Khufu, the discovery of King Tut (along with the latest findings on his death), the discovery of queen Hatshepsut's mummy, plus updates on the search for queen Nefertiti. Dr. Hawass will also reveal the latest findings on his excavation and search for the tombs of Cleopatra and Marc Antony.

Following the lecture, Dr. Hawass will sign copies of his recent books.

LACMA, Bing Theater
Tickets required: $10 LACMA members; $12 general public; $5 seniors 65+ and students with valid ID; 17 and under, free
STANDBY ONLY: Tickets for this event are no longer available for reservation in advance. A standby line will form at 11 am at the Hammer Building Ticket Office on the day of this event. Guests in the standby line will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis, though unfortunately there is no guarantee of tickets being made available to guests in this line.
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