May 3, 2015
Time: All Day Cost:$6-$9More Info:View Website Schedule:Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 6, 2015
The Durham Museum
801 South 10th Street, Omaha, NE 68108 United States
Unearth the mysteries of ancient Egypt as The Durham Museum presents Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science. Using hands-on challenges, authentic artifacts and guidance from archaeologists, Lost Egypt shows how modern science and technology can reveal the mysteries of Egypt, its culture and its people. Discover a real human mummy and animal mummies, as well as scans, forensic facial reconstruction and - for the first time ever - three life-size rapid prototypes, displaying the mummy in various stages of "unwrapping." Explore a re-creation of an Egyptian tomb and authentic art and artifacts from the daily life and funerary culture of ancient Egypt.
•Mummy and Me - June and July, Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. •Hands-on Egypt fun! Each week will feature unique activities, crafts or games. Program lasts approximately one hour.
Closed Mondays and major holidays.