In the Artifact Lab: Conserving Egyptian Mummies

Date/Time

Sep 30, 2012 to Oct 31, 2013
10:00 AM until 05:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

The Penn Museum invites you behind the velvet ropes with its new project, In the Artifact Lab: Conserving Egyptian Mummies. Part exhibition, and part working laboratory, a glass-enclosed conservation lab brings you right into a museum conservator’s world. See the tools of the trade and watch as conservators work on a wide array of Egyptian objects including rare paintings, ancient funerary objects, and, of course, mummies! Enjoy this unique opportunity to follow conservators as they protect, restore, and preserve pieces of ancient Egyptian history in this 2,000-square-foot exhibition.

Cost

12 General Admission, $10 Seniors & Military, $8 Kids & Students

Location

View map Penn Museum
3260 South St.
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Phone

(215) 898-4000

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