Choose from six daily entry times to suit your sightseeing schedule, and present your voucher to receive an electronic ticket bracelet at the Turin Egyptian Museum (Museo Egizio). Dating back to 1824 and recently reopened in 2015 after a major renovation, the museum boasts four levels of permanent collections and special exhibits for a comprehensive look at the art, culture, and history of ancient Egypt. With more than 30,000 artifacts (some in storage), it's one of the largest collections of its kind in the world.
Explore the daily lives and social structure of ancient Egyptians through objects like pottery and jewelry, and journey through the realm of powerful kings and queens in galleries dedicated to pharaohs and their elaborate tombs. Learn about the complex mythology and burial rites of ancient Egypt through amazingly preserved mummies, coffins, and taxidermied animals. Scholars will appreciate the extensive library and galleries dedicated to the restoration of papyrus scrolls.
Customize your visit with an included video guide offering different itineraries based on theme and duration, and enhance your learning experience with multimedia displays. Browse at your own pace, and stay as long as you like within opening hours.