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A golden experience your group will never forget!

All groups of 10 or more visiting The Discovery of King Tut can enjoy substantial savings. Special discounts are also available for school field trips.

The Discovery of King Tutankhamun's tomb is considered the most famous discovery in the history of archaeology. And now, the discovery experience is making its west coast debut at the San Diego Natural History Museum. After a wildly successful European tour that included Paris, Prague, Munich, Zurich, Barcelona, Madrid and more, The Discovery of King Tut has made its way to the United States. Over 5 million people have marveled at the splendor thus far. You and your group have the chance to be one of first in San Diego to tour the tombs and witness the breathtaking treasure.


The king will see you now! Schedule your group experience with King Tut today.

Group admission includes reserved timed-entrance into the exhibition and a complimentary audio guide for each guest (available in English and Spanish, adult and child versions), self-guided general admission to the Museum, and choice of giant screen theater 3D movie or 2D Ocean Oasis film.

Group Rates (10 or more) Regular Price
Adult $22 $27
Senior (62+) $19 $21
Military/College Student $17 $21
Youth (7-17) $16 $17
Child (3-6) $11 $11

Click here for a downloadable PDF of group rates and information for The Discovery of King Tut.

*Chaperone requirements apply for child and youth groups.

Other group benefits include:

  • One free ticket with every 20 purchased.
  • Advanced seating to any of our films, including Mummies 3D: Secrets of the Pharaohs.
  • Early entry at no additional cost for groups of 50 or more.
  • Special tour operator rates available.

To make your group reservation:

Contact our group sales department at 619.255.0347 or



Educators, act now! The Discovery of King Tut presents this fascinating story from ancient Egypt in an entirely new way: a thrillingly unique experience that explores the legendary tomb and its treasures as they were at the exact moment of discovery.

Attention 6th Grade Teachers: The Discovery of King Tut meets California Social Science Content Standards, Grade 6: Ancient Civilizations. Use this exhibition to enhance your class curriculum as your students discover the enduring contributions of an ancient civilization.

School Field Trips (cost per person)
Students K-12 $12
College Students $17
Required Chaperones $6
Extra Chaperones $14

Your visit also includes a complimentary audio guide included with each admission (available in English and Spanish, adult and child versions). Also included is a viewing of Ocean Oasis in the giant-screen theater (or upgrade to a 3D movie for $2 per student).

Enhance your visit by downloading the content-filled King Tut educator guides and pre-visit materials.

To make a school field trip reservation: Contact our education department at 619.255.0210 or


Have questions?

Contact us today. We're delighted to help in every way possible.

Paula Anderson
Adult and Youth Groups of 10 or more

Breanne Leach
School Field Trip Group Reservations