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Egyptian Mummy Makers at the Penn Museum

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

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

Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Website:
https://www.penn.museum/calendar/eventdetail/1903/egyptian-mummy-makers

Organizer

Penn Museum
Phone:
2158984045
Email:
pr@pennmuseum.org
Website:
https://www.penn.museum/

Venue

Penn Museum
3260 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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Phone:
2158984045
Website:
https://www.penn.museum/