Tutankhamun exhibition in Paris marks all-time record for visitors

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The number of visitors to an exhibition in Paris, 'Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh', in which some of the 3,400 exhibits relating to the monarch of ancient Egypt had never before left Cairo, has set an all-time record for any temporary exhibition in France at more than 1.4 million. 

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A blockbuster Tutankhamun show set a new all-time French record Sunday, with 1.42 million visitors flocking to see the exhibition in Paris, the organisers said.