26th February Saatchi Gallery – TUTANKHAMUN: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh
Explore the life of King Tutankhamun, and the storied discovery that captivated the world, through more than 150 authentic pieces from the tomb – three times the quantity that has travelled in previous exhibitions – more than 60 of which are travelling outside of Egypt for the first time.
The third of 10 cities to host TUTANKHAMUN: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh the London showing follows record-setting stops in Los Angeles and Paris. In Los Angeles the exhibition was among the most successful in the history of the California Science Centre, while in Paris it has continued to sell out far in advance, with a record breaking 1.2 million visitors so far.
Cancelled because of COVID-19
21st May Milestones: British Heritage Museum (morning) & The Vyne, Basingstoke (afternoon)
This will be followed with a visit to The Vyne, a 16th-century estate and Grade 1 listed country house outside Sherborne St John near Basingstoke in Hampshire.