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FREE LECTURE

How Cleopatra's Needle Came to New York

Free with Museum admission

Bob Brier, Egyptologist and Senior Research Fellow, Long Island University Post

Explore the meaning of obelisks in ancient Egypt and discover how a longstanding fascination with this ancient architectural form led to the erection of "Cleopatra's Needle" in Central Park. Part of Sunday at the Met—Cleopatra's Needle.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

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