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Tutankhamun, the End of a Dynasty. A Virtual Experience

Discover the most famous family of the ancient world. Why it was erased from history until the 20th century?

Tour Subject

Ancient Egypt
Free Lecture

Tour Language

English

Topics

HistoryImmersive Experience360 ReconstructionsAncient EgyptPharaonDynastiesTutankhamon

EVENT DETAILS - Live event with a PhD Egyptologist - Immersive Experience - Nefertiti, Smenkhara, Tutankhamon: the most famous family of the ancient world - Akhenaton and his religious revolution - Tell el-Amarna and the secrets of an abandoned Egyptian capital - Live Q&A - Contents suitable for children EVENTS DESCRIPTION Why did Akhenaton try to "kill" the Egyptian gods and replace them with a single god, Aton? Was it a political revolutionary project or great spirituality? Why was the new capital Amarna abandoned after few years? What's the role of Nefertiti's and her daughters in the story? Who pharaoh Smenkhara really was? And why did Tutankhamon destroy what his father created? Our guide (a PhD Egyptologist) will answer these and many more questions during a 60 minutes virtual session. With the help of 3D historical reconstructions, satellite pictures and slides, the guide will lead you back in time to Akhenaton's reign. We'll meet the great pharaoh, his beautiful and mysterious wife Nefertiti, his children, his "new" god Aton. We'll explore the new capital he established: Akhetaten, mostly known as Amarna. We'll try to understand the political and religious reasons behind the most famous "failed revolution" of the ancient world. And finally we'll try to understand the importance of the newfound Lost Golden City in Luxor. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS and REQUIREMENTS - PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone - Stable internet connection - This experience will use Zoom PLEASE NOTE: since is a Free Event with high demand, if you don’t connect on first 10 mins from tour start, we reserve the rights to assign your reserved seat to someone else ------ Attendance is FREE, but TIPS are appreciated ------ Read Carefully Our TOS here: https://worldvirtualtours.online/terms.html