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Tutankhamun Exhibition

25 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UW, England
+44 1305 269571
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Utter Ripoff

Took a disabled wheelchair client to the exhibition. She was very disappointed. You have to call... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah S
A real treasure

It is expensive but you can combine with 4 other attractions.For people with a real interest... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Angela H
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25 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UW, England
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+44 1305 269571
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a disabled wheelchair client to the exhibition. She was very disappointed. You have to call in advance for a ramp and there is no access to upstairs. The cost is extortionate and they also charged for BOTH carers despite offering a letter from the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is expensive but you can combine with 4 other attractions.For people with a real interest definitely worth a look not for young children because of the price.I really enjoyed my visit.

Thank Angela H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with family- children 8 and 6 as elder daughter is doing an Egyptian project at school. Cost was £32 for us all which compared to other places felt quite expensive for what it is. Although packed with lots of facts , photographs and...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a very good exhibition following the search for and discovery of King Tuts Tomb. The perseverance and determination of Howard Carter and others who were convinced that a missing tomb was hidden away in the Valley of the Kings. There is a very...More

Thank Stephen H
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Great little museum that makes it very clear on its advertising that’s its replicas not the real thing. Having missed out on the real thing years ago in London I just had to come here when visiting the area with a friend. We both really...More

Thank ROSANNA M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Very interesting to learn all about the pharaohs. And the kings. LeArnt a lot about the discovery. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

I have been to lots of museums around the world and never thought i would need an age guide to one. Leaflet said seen by millions but fails to mention prices and age appropriate age guide. Stopped purposefully in Dorchester, so paid parking. Entry cost...More

Thank Jo G
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the exhibition as part of the special offer Jurassic pass which gives entry to five museums in Dorchester at a discounted price. This one was interesting to my 8 year old son as they were studying ancient Egypt at school, but my six...More

Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Vey well laid out ,really enjoyed it Mummys' on the first floor and a very well laid out exhibition on the ground. Follow it around to get some interesting facts .

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Visited this museum after a recent trip to the county museum (which was free) to see Dippy the dinosaur exhibit. We were surprised at the cost of the Tutankhamen museum for a family! Only 3 subsequently went in. Service very slow and then noticed an...More

Thank Simon W
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JoannaTim
31 May 2016|
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Response from dragonara2 | Reviewed this property |
I would say half an hour to threequarters of an hour to read and look at all the details and exhibits thoroughly.
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