Dr Tarek El Awady Interview - King Tutankhamun Exhibition in South Africa

Publisher:
Bush Radio/allAfrica
Publication Date:
3 June 2015
Tags:
Egypt, South Africa

South Africans now have the chance to experience the internationally acclaimed Tutankhamun - His Tomb and His Treasures exhibition and relive the moment when King Tut was discovered. The pharaoh's tomb and more than a thousand treasures were reconstructed by Egyptian artisans. allAfrica's Juanita Williams and Bush Radio's Shad So Chilled speak with Dr Tarek El Awady, described as a "walking encyclopaedia" on ancient Egypt, about one of the most famous pharaohs and seeing the "wonderful things" at the exhibition at Grandwest in Cape Town.

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