Pharaohs of the Sun

3 November 2000 until 18 February 2001

Pharaos of the SunPharaos of the Sun

The most popular exhibition ever held at the Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (130,000 visitors), involved the most famous royal family from ancient Egypt: Akhenaten, Nefertiti and Tutankhamun. 

More than 220 pieces of art from 33 museums from all over the world brought to life the most intriguing epoch of Egyptian ancient history. The numerous visitors were queued up for this unique exhibition.