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KING TUT Admissions

To celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of King Tut’s tomb, the California Science Center is proud to present the world premiere of KING TUT: TREASURES OF THE GOLDEN PHARAOH—the largest King Tut exhibition ever toured!

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Ticket holders must arrive to the line at the time printed on their ticket. Guests arriving after the ticketed time may miss their opportunity to see the King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh exhibit.

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Purchase Tickets Online

$2 service charge per ticket. Must use Print at Home* feature to have tickets emailed to yourself.

*Print your tickets at home OR use your smartphone to present your tickets at the special exhibit before entering the queue. All tickets/barcodes will be scanned prior to entry.

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    Special discounts for Members!

    Members receive discounted pricing on KING TUT tickets. When purchasing tickets online, please create an account using the email address currently on file in your Membership record.

    If you have any questions about setting up your online ticketing account, please call the Membership Office at (213) 744-7504.

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Groups of 15 or more

Groups must make reservations in advance by calling (213) 744-2019. A $25.00 deposit applies to all groups. Groups receive one (1) complimentary chaperone ticket for every fifteen (15) sold.

Ticket Prices

SAVE on admission to the KING TUT exhibition and any IMAX film of your choice by purchasing a combo ticket. View your IMAX film prior to your exhibition entry time. Many guests choose to spend additional time in our traveling exhibit and miss their IMAX film.

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KING TUT + IMAX Combo

General Price

Member Price

Adult (age 18-64)

$35.45

$29.90

Child (age 4-12, 3 and under free)

$24.25

$21.70

Students (age 13-17 College Students with ID)

$31.90

$22.90

Senior (age 65+)

$31.90

$28.90

KING TUT (Exhibit only)

Adult (age 18-64)

$29.95

$23.95

Child (age 4-12, 3 and under free)

$19.50

$17.95

Students (age 13-17 College Students with ID)

 

$26.95

$17.95

Senior (age 65+)

$26.95

$23.95
     

Group Ticket Prices (15 or more people)*

SAVE on admission to the KING TUT exhibition and any IMAX film of your choice by purchasing a combo ticket. View your IMAX film prior to your exhibition entry time. Many guests choose to spend additional time in our traveling exhibit and miss their IMAX film.

KING TUT + IMAX Combo

Group Price

Adult (age 18-64)

$29.90

Youth (age 4-17, Non-school groups)

$21.70

College Students with ID

 

$22.90

Senior (age 65+) $28.90

Adult Chaperone (K-12 School Group Only)

$16.45

School Group (K-12 Students Only)

$16.45

KING TUT (Exhibit only)

Adult (age 18-64)

$23.95

Youth (age 4-17, Non-school groups)

$17.95

College Students with ID

 

$17.95

Senior (age 65+) $23.95

Adult Chaperone (K-12 School Group Only)

$12.95

School Group (K-12 Students Only)

$12.95

*Groups will receive one complimentary ticket for every fifteen tickets purchased.

Tips For Your Visit

Reserve Your Time

Select the date and time of your exhibit tickets in advance. *There is no re-entry into the KING TUT exhibit after leaving.

IMPORTANT NOTE - You may join the line for King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh at the time printed on your ticket.

The time on your ticket does not reflect your exhibit entry time.

No refunds or exchanges on ticket purchases. Each ticket purchased online will be assessed a convenience fee. Tickets are valid only for the date and time specified on the ticket. Please double check the date and time of your event tickets. If you require assistance, email tickets@cscmail.org or call (213) 744-2019. California Science Center is not responsible for lost or stolen tickets.

Arrive Early—IMAX & Parking Information

Arrive at least 40 minutes before the time listed on your exhibition or IMAX ticket to allow time to park. Visit our Directions, Parking and Transportation page for more information.

If you reserve tickets by phone, you will need to pick them up at the California Science Center’s Box Office will call window, which could require additional wait time.

It is recommended that you allow 90 minutes to view the exhibition.

Exhibit Hours

Last entry time for the exhibit is 3:30 p.m.

The exhibit opens at 10:00 a.m. and closes at 5:00 p.m. *There is no re-entry into the KING TUT exhibit after leaving. Hours are subject to change.

KING TUT Visitor Policies

In order to maintain the safety of the artifacts and for your personal comfort we ask that all guests adhere to the following visitor policies:

BELONGINGS: Bags and "carry-on" items larger than 11" x 14" are not permitted inside of the exhibit.

  • Standard sized, single width strollers are allowed. Double-wide strollers are not permitted inside the special exhibit.
  • Visitors with backpacks must bring them to the front of their body and wear them over their chest.
  • Large umbrellas, coolers, suitcases, large bags, and shopping bags are not permitted.
  • Food or drink is not permitted inside of the exhibit.

CAMERAS: Please ensure that your camera activities respect the privacy of other visitors and do not distract staff or volunteers from their primary duties.

  • Non-flash, personal use photography is allowed.
  • Videography is not allowed inside of the exhibit.
  • Selfie sticks, tripods, and monopods are not permitted inside of the exhibit.

There is no re-entry into the KING TUT exhibit after leaving.

The California Science Center does not provide personal property storage, holding, or check in. This includes but is not limited to coolers, luggage, backpacks, or any type of personal property. Guests are strongly encouraged to leave large bags and other personal property at home or in their cars whenever possible. The California Science Center is not responsible for any bags strollers or personal items left unattended.

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