EGYPTIAN MUMMIES: EXPLORING ANCIENT LIVES
Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology in “Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives”. Featuring more than 200 artifacts 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.
Until 26 August, Queensland Museum, cnr Grey and Melbourne Streets, South Bank. 3840 7555. qm.qld.gov.au