Sarcophagus Surprise

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Event information

Event type: workshop

Location: Walter's Workshop

Ticket prices:

Child: £2

Useful information

Get inspired by our Animal Mummies exhibition and decorate a sarcophagus.

Discover the animals that were around in ancient Egyptian times and of importance. Create a sarcophagus that reveals an animal mummy inside.

Suitable for ages 5+.

Limited tickets available. Purchase your ticket from the shop on the day.

Event dates
7 April 2020 10.30-11.00, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00
8 April 2020 10.30-11.00, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00
9 April 2020 10.30-11.00, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00
14 April 2020 10.30-11.00, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00
15 April 2020 10.30-11.00, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00
16 April 2020 10.30-11.00, 11.15-11.45, 14.30-15.00

Animal Mummies: What's Inside

Opens 14 March
Free, no ticket required

Examine animal mummies given as gifts to the ancient Egyptian gods and see how modern technology allows Museum scientists to study them.