The National Geographic Museum, May 7, 2019 | Departure: 7:30 a.m.
Join the Reading Public as we travel to The National Geographic Museum in Washington D.C. to view the Queens of Egypt exhibition. This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt, where you will get to know such legendary queens as Nefertari, Nefertiti, Hatshepsut, and Cleopatra VII.
Our day will begin with lunch at D.C.’s Daily Grill followed by a guided tour of Queens of Egypt where you will see more than 300 prestigious objects, including monumental statues, sparkling jewelry, and impressive sarcophagi; and take a 3-D tour of one of the most well-preserved tombs in the Valley of the Queens.
The day will conclude with free time to explore the rest of the National Geographic Museum before returning to Reading.
Reservations required by April 20. Members $145; Non- Members $175; Includes museum admission, tour, transportation, and lunch Reserve your spot online or call Wendy at 610.371.5850 x223.