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We put these 10 facts about King Tut in two printable coloring pages, so kids can learn about the youngest Pharaoh in Egypt while having fun. Hooray!
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King Tut facts FOR KIDS
- King Tut, also known as King Tutankhamen, King Tutankhamun, or King Tutankhamon, was the antepenultimate Egyptian pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of ancient Egypt.
- He was often referred to as Boy King as he became a king at a very young age -he was only 9 years old when he ruled Ancient Egyptians.
- He was the son of King Akhenaten, a controversial figure, who attempted to shift Egypt’s religious focus to the worship of the sun of god, Aten.
- His mother is unknown but could have been Queen Nefertiti.
- King Tutankhamun’s tomb was discovered in 1922 by British archaeologist Howard Carter and remains in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt.
- King Tut’s tomb was the only royal burial found intact in modern times.
- He wore sandals that had paintings of his enemies on the soles – that way, he could always trample on them.
- The treasures of Tutankhamun’s tomb included statues, gold, jewelry, Tutankhamun’s mummy, chariots, model boats, chairs, and paintings.
- Tutankhamun died when he was only 18 and his body was mummified.
- You can visit Tutankhamun’s tomb, although some people think it is cursed, so enter at your own risk!
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King Tut facts coloring pages are sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
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