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Tomb of Queen Nefertari Tomb of Queen Nefertari

The tomb of Queen Nefertari was opened to public recently in 1995 after its restoration ended. Nefertari was a wife to King Ramesses II.

The first thing that comes through the entrance is the antechamberWhat does it mean? decorated with excerpts from the Book of the DeadWhat does it mean?. The ceiling here has an astronomical paintings. To the right is a side chamber. The walls portray Nefertari as she presents offerings to the deities.

A staircase from the antechamberWhat does it mean? leads down to the vast burial chamber which is flanked by four heavily decorated pillars.
This chamber has 3 smaller chambers linked to it.

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