Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum

Top 1% of attractions in San Jose
8 / 10

5 expert reviews

“An extensive collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts and mummies. ”

– Atlas Obscura

Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"Modeled after the Temple of Amon at Karnak, the museum features one of the most extensive displays of Egyptian and Mesopotamian artifacts on the West Coast, numbering some 5,000 pieces." Full review
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"This museum houses the largest collection of artifacts west of the Mississippi and has Egyptian history within every nook and crannie from the inside-out." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"Egyptologists will adore this museum...has holdings including over 4,000 artifacts from Ancient Egypt, with a strong focus on funerary rites, mummification rituals and tomb design." Full review
U.S. News & World Report U.S. News & World Report
"The Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum hosts the largest collection of ancient Egyptian finds on the West Coast, boasting more than 4,000 artifacts." Full review