From its gateway in the form of a temple pylon to its colossal sphinx in memory of the Civil War dead to its numerous obelisks, Cambridge’s Mount Auburn Cemetery is richly endowed with monuments in the Egyptian Revival style. Participants meet at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge for a guided tour by Lawrence Berman, Norma Jean Calderwood Senior Curator of Ancient Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art.

This is a private event for  Lotus Society participants.

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Egyptomania! A Tour of Egyptian Revival Monuments at Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge

Next Session: This event is closed.
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Off-site Location
Admission
For members only - no ticket required
Event Type
Special Event
Eligibility
Exclusively for Lotus Society participants