If you are history lover , mysteries of history excite you and you find mummies very attractive then you should pay a visit to “Tomb of Tutankhamun”(Tut). Tomb of Tutankhamun is situated in valley of Kings Egypt. Tutankhamun was an Egyptian Pharaoh of the 18th dynasty during the Egyptian history known as the new kingdom. Tutankhamun is discovered by Howard Carter in 1992.genetic testing confirmed that he was the son of the mummy found in Tomb KV55 believed by some to be Akhenaten.

tomb of Tutankhamun
tomb of Tutankhamun

The death of few involved in the discovery of Tutankhamun’s mummy have been popularly attributed to the curse of the Pharaohs. Inside the tomb Carter found rooms filled with treasure status, gold jewellery, mummy chariots,modal boats ,wine. it was an amazing discovery and one of the most important made in the history of archaeology. His mask is now housed in the Egyptian museum in Cairo.The tomb is open to the public at an additional charge to that of general admission to the valley of Kings. The number of visitors was limited to 400 per dayin 2008. The tomb was closed beginning in 2010 while restoration work was undertaken by Getty conservation institute.

tomb of Tutankhamun
tomb of Tutankhamun

A replica of the tomb begun in 2009 was open about a mile from the original in 2014. The completed its renovation in early 2019 marking the most significant restoration of the tomb to date . It is expected to continue accepting visitors . You can see the mummy in the KV62. So pack your bags for a meeting with the mummy of Tutankhamun.

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