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Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives



Exploring the ancient lives
16 March 2018 to 26 August 2018

Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology in Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives until 26 August 2018.

Featuring more than 200 artefacts from the world famous Egyptian collections of the British Museum, gain insight into the life and death of those six individuals who lived in Egypt between 3000 and 1800 years ago.

Discover how they were embalmed and what life along the Nile valley was like. Explore visualisations based on the CT scans of the mummies, as well as ancient texts, coffins, masks and funerary objects to unravel their mysteries.


Ticket Prices

Adult: $21
Concession: $18
Child (5–15 years): $12
Family (2A + 2C): $58

Annual Pass

Adult: $18.90 
Child: $10.80 
Family: $52.20 

Groups of 10 or more adults (16 years and over) can purchase tickets for a discounted rate by booking through QTIX.
Cost: $18 per adult



Event Details

16 March 2018 - 26 August 2018