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Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, San Jose, California

 
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Distance from city center: 2.3mi
Malika's pictureby Malika History & Culture travel tip
added on the 16th of October, 2010
The Ancient Egyptians have and still fascinate people, and the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum tries to unveil some of the mysteries and secrets of this nation with its exhibits and lectures.

Sculptures and objects from their everyday life are gathered and put on display for visitors. Belongings of pharaohs and kings are to be seen, not to mention the sacred artifacts used in their religion, in worshiping their gods. Interesting, captivating and mysterious, that is what I think of these people and you can get a glimpse of all this in this great museum.

Address:
1660 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95191, USA

Price:
$9 for adults and $5 for children.

Opening Hours:
Tue-Fri 9am-5pm (on Fri until 8pm), weekends 10am-6pm.

On the web:
http://www.rosicrucianegyptianmuseum.org/

 
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