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See Inside the Newly Renovated King Tut’s Tomb

Years of steadily accumulating dust and grime had taken a toll on King Tut’s tomb, but a recently completed restoration project has revitalized the historic chamber, while making much-needed infrastructure improvements to prevent ongoing decay. Continue reading See Inside the Newly Renovated King Tut’s Tomb

7 Amazing Secrets About King Tut You May Not Know

The Child King

He was only 8 or 9 years old when he began his rule of Egypt, according to historians. Because of his youth, much of the decision-making was made by a pair of senior advisers, likely to have been Ay, the father of Nefertiti, and Horemheb, an army commander.

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