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Egyptian Museum of Turin

Via Accademia delle Scienze, 6 | Aperto Anche il Lunedi Mattina, 10123 Turin, Italy
+39 011 561 7776
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The Museo delle Antichità Egizie is the only museum other than the Cairo Museum that is dedicated solely to Egyptian art and culture. Many international scholars, since the decipherer of Egyptian hieroglyphs Jean-François Champollion, who came to Turin in 1824, spend much time pouring over the collections. It was Champollion who famously wrote, “The road to Memphis and Thebes passes through Turin”.The collections that make up today’s Museum, were enlarged by the excavations conducted in Egypt by the Museum’s archaeological mission between 1900 and 1935 (a period when finds were divided between the excavators and Egypt).The Egyptian Museum in Turin has begun 2009 an important project which wants to widen spaces in order to enhance the collections through modern museographical and museological criteria. The Museum will be open all over the period of restoration and the New Egyptian Museum inauguration is scheduled for the year 2015.
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Via Accademia delle Scienze, 6 | Aperto Anche il Lunedi Mattina, 10123 Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great museum with an impressive array of artifacts. The museum is laid out well and the audio guide is nice and easy to use.

Thank jeremy m
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is a few interesting sarcophagus and statues in the museum, but it is a very small and poor collection compared to the travelling exhibition 'Quest for Immortality'. I was not impressed and will only recommend it for a rainy cold day if you have...More

Thank Annette S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend to visit the Egyptian museum in Turin (Torino) I have been to a few Egyptian museums around the world but this one has more to see, you can easily spend about 3-4 hours there. You can tell that they have spent great...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a saturday, and it was well visited. The collection itself was interesting and worth the visit, however... the path through the museum was not completely clear, and the trails could have been marked better. Compared to other museums in bigger cities, it...More

Thank Janne V
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the children trail with audio guides my children and ourselves loved it!! Amazing place to visit for anyone in Turin

Thank Paola N
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MuseoEgizio, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Egyptian Museum of Turin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We thank you very much for your visit and your review!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The collection is absolutely worth seeing, as it is one of the most important and biggest one in the world. The video guide though is a nice idea, but unfortunately it generates a horde of headless zombietourists who don‘t pay attention to they surroundings at...More

Thank Jimb0_Jones
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MuseoEgizio, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Egyptian Museum of Turin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your visit!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon in the museum. Impressive collection. Good translation en storytellers in English. The coffeestop is perfectly placed...I could really use a esspresso! Lovely priced too! We spend a well two hours! Loved it!

Thank Mgretl
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MuseoEgizio, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Egyptian Museum of Turin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We thank you very much for your visit and your review!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I'll probably never get to cruise the Nile and see the museums in Egypt, so this was a must do when in Turin. Wow, wow, wow. So glad we booked a 2 hr. private guided tour (thru Get Your Guide). There is so much to...More

Thank hellmbeck
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MuseoEgizio, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Egyptian Museum of Turin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We thank you very much for your visit and your review!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is now contemporary, with audio guides and a defined itinerary through its many rooms. It can feel a bit overwhelming by the end, but the signage is good and the exhibits fascinating.

Thank jerseyjazz
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MuseoEgizio, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Egyptian Museum of Turin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your visit!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved our visit. The collection is well presented and interesting. Crowds were not an issue. Very extensive!

Thank Kaapkind
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MuseoEgizio, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Egyptian Museum of Turin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your visit!

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Good afternoon, Yes, the ticket office takes cash and credit cards. Thank you for contacting us! Enjoy your visit!
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Ayten S
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Good morning, You are allowed to enter in the Museum with a stroller: we have no architectural barriers. Enjoy the visit!
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