University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Egyptian Mummy Makers


Date
Wednesday 15 August 2018
Time
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Location
Rainey Auditorium - Penn Museum
Category

World Wonders

Ever wonder how and why the ancient Egyptians mummified their dead? Learn how to be an ancient Egyptian embalmer and prepare Mr. Ulysses Penn for his journey to the afterlife! Using fabricated mummies, explore mummification through each step of the process, including brain removal, evisceration, desiccation, and wrapping. This workshop is demonstration based and uses life-like mummies.

Free with Museum Admission

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