28 March – 29 September 2013

This exhibition is now closed

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Exhibition reviews

‘undoubtedly one of the most momentous archaeological exhibitions ever staged’
The Guardian
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‘a wonderful show of wonderful things, unmissable’
Independent on Sunday
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‘nothing I’ve seen or read before tells the story in the way the British Museum does’
The Daily Telegraph
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‘a brilliantly told story of love, life, sex and death’


The Times


‘Brilliant and intelligent’
London Evening Standard