Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs

West Coast Premiere

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de Young Museum

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Egyptian Scarab

There is a Portal
to Ancient Egypt
in Golden Gate Park

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OVER 3,000 YEARS IN THE MAKING

Discover 181 Priceless
Ancient Egyptian Treasures!

This multisensory museum experience provides guests with a window into the life and accomplishments of Ramses the Great.

See a stunningly preserved collection of artifacts, including sarcophagi, animal mummies, magnificent jewelry, spectacular royal masks, exquisite amulets, and ornate golden treasures of the tomb.

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OVER 3,000 YEARS IN THE MAKING

Discover 181 Priceless
Ancient Egyptian Treasures!

This multisensory museum experience provides guests with a window into the life and accomplishments of  Ramses the Great.
About Ramses

See a stunningly preserved collection of artifacts, including sarcophagi, animal mummies, magnificent jewelry, spectacular royal masks, exquisite amulets, and ornate golden treasures of the tomb.

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From the producers of the King Tut exhibition…

Transport yourself 3,300 years back in time, across the sands of the Sahara Desert, where you will come face-to-face with one-of-a-kind ancient Egyptian relics.

ON VIEW FOR A LIMITED TIME

at the de Young Museum

Guests will experience an up-close look into the life, achievements, and stunning monuments of Ramses the Great.

“An Immersive Celebration”

Smithsonian Magazine

“Wow, just stunning… incredible!”

NBC TV

“Almost 200 priceless artifacts from Ancient Egypt!”

CBS TV

“Educational for all ages”

ABC TV

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE

With Virtual Reality

Add to your visit the acclaimed, immersive virtual reality experience, Ramses & Nefertari: Journey to Osiris.

You will take a whirlwind tour of two of Ramses’ most impressive monuments, the temples of Abu Simbel and Nefertari’s Tomb in virtual reality. In cinematic motion chairs, viewers will fly through temples, and sandstorms, and even come face-to-face with Ramses’ mummy in this electrifying animated 360-degree immersive journey. Virtual Reality is a separate add-on ticket to the exhibition.

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PRACTICAL INFORMATION

PLAN YOUR VISIT

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PRICES

Weekdays
Weekends
Adults: $35
$40
Seniors (65+): $32
$37
Students w/ ID): $30
$35
Youth (Under 17): $25
$30
Virtual Reality: $18
$18

For members’ ticket details, click here.

HOURS

Tue – Sun: 9:30 AM–5:15 PM
*For additional Holiday hours, please visit tickets.famsf.org.

AGES

This exhibition is open to all ages. Families are welcome!

GROUPS

Groups are welcome! For booking, please visit our group page.

LOCATION

de Young museum
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr,
San Francisco, CA 94118

GETTING HERE

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Museum visitors are encouraged to take public transportation, the weekend Golden Gate Park Shuttle, walk, bicycle, etc. For additional information, click here.

  DRIVING & PARKING

There is an extremely limited amount of street parking available within Golden Gate Park and along Fulton Street. For info on paid and free parking options, click here.

FAQs

Questions About the Exhibition

  • For more information on museum hours/operation, click here.
  • Museum policies are available here.
  • For food and beverage options at the de Young Café, click here.
  • Parking and public transportation options are available. Click here for details.
  • Accessibility information can be found here.
  • For other questions, please call de Young museum at 415-750-3600.
VR EXPERIENCE INFO
  • This experience lasts 10.5 minutes in length.
  • This is recommended for guests 8 years and older.
  • The maximum guest height is 6’5″.
  • The maximum guest weight is 330 lbs.