Mummies, an exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, USA
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USA, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY   (Show on map)
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$27 - adults, $16 - children, $22 - seniors and students
0-1, 1-3, 4-6, 7-10, 11-15, 16-18, For parents
22 October в 10:00 (другие даты)

Mummies - one of the largest collections of mummies housed in North America is an exhibition that takes place at the American Museum of Natural History in New York from March 20, 2017 through to January 7, 2018.


From ancient Egypt to pre-Columbian Peru, the exhibition will explore the intersection between societies, their environment, and the preparations they made for their dead.

Through high-resolution CT scans and forensically reconstructed sculptures, visitors will glimpse people from centuries ago and learn how contemporary scientists have gleaned stunning details about their ages, practices, and even their causes of death. Interactive touch tables let visitors virtually “unravel” or see inside mummies as they delve deep into the unique stories of the people or animals who lie within.

Mummies was developed by The Field Museum of Chicago. The American Museum of Natural History gratefully acknowledges the Richard and Karen LeFrak Exhibition and Education Fund. Mummies is proudly supported by Chase Private Client.


What else is on here? (The American Museum of Natural History in New York, USA)

Family Astronomy: Achakosuk, the Stars: an evening in the Planetarium with Wilfred Buck at the AMNH in New York, USA

On Saturday, November 4, 2017, at 18:30 at the LeFrak Theater, young astronomers (aged 4 and older) and their families are invited to an evening in the Planetarium with “The Star Guy” - Wilfred Buck.

4-6, 7-10, 11-15, 16-18
$12 ($10 Members)
 

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Photo and text: Irina Kodentseva

 

Photo and text: Irina Kodentseva

 
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