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An essential exhibition; Tutankhamun, the Treasure of the Pharaoh

An essential exhibition; Tutankhamun, the Treasure of the Pharaoh

Nearly 100 years after the discovery of the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun, the mystery and allure remains intact. The daring archaeologists, the inviolate tomb, the character of the boy king emerging from the dim mists of time and, of course, the legend of the curse that horrified an awestruck world. This exceptional exhibition has all the ingredients to immerse you in the world of Ancient Egypt. Absolutely unmissable!

Species in the Process of Enlightenment; the magic of the Jardin des Plantes

Species in the Process of Enlightenment; the magic of the Jardin des Plantes

The Jardin des Plantes and the Musée de l'Homme (Museum of Mankind) are constantly reinventing themselves. If some people carry an impression of a dusty and boring place, despite the impressive Gallery of Evolution, they’ll be surprised by the new presentation of the collections, which is modern, fun, and fascinating. In this spirit, the Jardin des Plantes this year launches its first festival of lights, entitled Species in the Process of Enlightenment...