If you are in Berlin between December 6, 2012 and April 13. 2013, you can meet the Egyptian Queen Nefertiti, the wife of Pharaoh Akhenaton (1353 -1336 B.C.)
Today on December 6, 2012, in honor of the centenary of the discovery of the famed bust of Queen Nefertiti The Neue Museum in Berlin will open its exhibition “In the Light of Amarna – 100 Years of the Find of Nefertiti” It was on December 6, a 100 years ago, that a German excavator unearthed the 3,300-year old limestone bust.
Queen Nefertiti has been Berlin’s top tourist attractions since 1924 when her beautiful bust was first displayed – something that will certainly not change in the future because beauty never loses its appeal! Millions of visitors pay homage to her every year, but this year it is not just the visitors to the museum, but the world at large.
Enjoy your visit