(Head of Conservation Lynn Grant  Credit: John McDevitt)

Mummy Conservation Underway At UPenn Museum

The exhibit is called “In the Artifact Lab: Conserving Egyptian Mummies.”


(Photos by Karin Phillips)

Dozens Of Mummies Arrive At Franklin Institute For Exhibition Opening Soon

Under tight security, a shipment of 40 mummies was delivered this morning to the Franklin Institute. They are the stars of a new exhibit, “Mummies of the World,” that begins June 18th.


fake baby mummy

Penn’s Archaeology Museum Uses Replicas Of Chinese Mummies For Now

Talks with China continue and the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is hoping the artifacts and mummies of the “Secrets of the Silk Road” exhibit will be allowed to be shown at the museum before heading back to China.