MUMMIES: NEW SECRETS FROM THE TOMBS
Oct 14, 2016 - Feb 5, 2017
- 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205
- Location: Denver Museum of Nature & Science (DMNS)
- Price: General Admission
- Starting: 9:00 AM
- Kids & Families, Museums, Science & Nature, Know Your Arts First Friday, Night At the Museums, Arts Week Family Friendly
Receive a rare look at 20 mummies, many of which have never been on public display, originating from ancient Egypt and Peru, from many historic ages and backgrounds. Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs reveals these people's burial secrets, new details about their lives, and the societies they lived in. The experience is enhanced by richly decorated coffins, sarcophaguses, mummification tools, and mummies of birds, cats, and crocodiles. Ancient civilizations and the modern world intersect as you see how the latest technologies are making it possible to unravel the distant past.