Houston Museum of Natural Science presents "Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs"
"Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs" is an all-new multisensory museum experience that will allow guests a window into the life and accomplishments of Ramses II, more commonly known as Ramses the Great. Visitors will come face-to-face with over 181 priceless artifacts, including Egyptian treasures and one-of-a-kind relics, many representing the exceptional pharaoh himself.
On this immersive journey, visitors will uncover a stunningly preserved collection of artifacts, including sarcophagi, animal mummies, magnificent jewelry, spectacular royal masks, exquisite amulets, and ornate golden treasures of the tomb, showcasing the superb workmanship of Egyptian artists.
As visitors walk among real colossal statues, they’ll explore many of the world’s most treasured riches and discover the most significant stories about Ramses and life in Egypt, including Ramses’ military victories, including a dynamic multimedia re-creation of Ramses’ triumph at the Battle of Kadesh, perhaps the largest chariot battle ever fought.
A once-in-a-lifetime experience, "Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs" is set to the stage of remarkable Egyptian landmarks through never-before-seen drone footage acquired through unprecedented access to many of Egypt’s most iconic locations.