Wed December 5, 2012
Explore the Mummies Exhibit at The Leonardo
Explore the Mummies Exhibit exclusively with KUER staff and listeners at The Leonardo, including a light reception. The Leonardo will be closed to all others except KUER's guests. Fun for the entire family!
Mummies of the World, the largest exhibition of mummies and related artifacts ever assembled, presents a collection of naturally and intentionally preserved mummies. This compelling collection, presented with reverance and dignity, includes ancient mummies and important artifacts from Asia, Oceania, South America, Europe, as well as Ancient Egypt, dating as far back as 6,500 years.
Embark on an extraordinary world of mummies and mummification. Through modern science, engaging interactives and multi-media exhibits, the exhibition reveals how the scientific study of mummies provides a window into the lives of ancient people from every region of the world, offering unprecedented insights into past cultures and civilization.