The Musée de Mariemont gives an insight into the occidental fascination for Egypt, from Antiquities to today.
About the exhibition
A dialogue between artefacts from various eras highlights the continuity of human thoughts.
A section dedicated to restauration
This exhibition presents one the most impressive symbols of ancient Egypt: coffins and the many persons in the burial process.
2022 marks the bicentenary of the decipherment of hieroglyphs by Jean-François Champollion and the centenary of the discovery of Toutankhamon's tomb.
From Saturday 24 September 2022 to Sunday 16 April 2023