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Inside the Mysterious Tunnel in the Tomb of Seti I

Many people make the mistake of thinking that dreams cannot come true, but they can. You have to believe, and know that they are more than just imagination.

— Zahi Hawass

For the last two years, Zahi Hawass has led an all-Egyptian team that is excavating and restoring the mysterious tunnel leading from the burial chamber of King Seti I deep into the Theban cliffs. No explorer has ever reached its end. The reason for the tunnel’s existence is unknown, but Hawass is determined to uncover its mysteries.

Zahi Hawass takes viewers deep into the mysterious tunnel that leads from the burial chamber of Seti I. He discusses his team’s work to excavate and restore the tunnel, and their hope of solving the mystery of what may lie at its end.