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Vikings exhibit brings over 500 artifacts to Cincinnati Museum Center

Vikings exhibit brings over 500 artifacts to Cincinnati Museum Center

. September 15, 2016

Largest Viking ship ever discovered makes North American debut in exhibit at Cincinnati Museum Center November 11 CINCINNATI – Cincinnati is being invaded by Vikings. But these Vikings are not the bearded, horned-helmet barbarians depicted in operas, comic strips, cartoons and sports mascots. Go behind the beard when Vikings: Beyond the Legend opens at Cincinnati […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center mummy enrolls at Mount St. Joseph University

Cincinnati Museum Center mummy enrolls at Mount St. Joseph University

. August 24, 2016

1,800 year old Egyptian mummy now on display as part of Curate My Community CINCINNATI – As students return to campus, a four-year-old is headed to college. Umi, an Egyptian child mummy from Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC), is now on display at Mount St. Joseph University. The mummy and an accompanying exhibit is located in […]

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Gifts for the Gods: Animal Mummies Revealed at the Manchester Museum

Gifts for the Gods: Animal Mummies Revealed at the Manchester Museum

. October 12, 2015

This exhibition will present and explore ancient Egyptian animal mummies, prepared in their millions as votive offerings to the gods. Gifts for the Gods will explain the background behind this religious practice in the context of life in ancient Egypt and the environment in which the animals lived. It will explore the British fascination with […]

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Holt broadside printing of the Declaration of Independence on display at Cincinnati Museum Center

Holt broadside printing of the Declaration of Independence on display at Cincinnati Museum Center

. April 16, 2015

CINCINNATI – A seminal document in our nation’s founding will soon be on display at Cincinnati Museum Center. The Holt broadside printing of the Declaration of Independence was instrumental to the unanimous vote for independence. Part of Cincinnati Museum Center’s collections since the 1870s, the Holt broadside will be on public display for the first […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center and Village of Newtown discover rare Native American artifact

Cincinnati Museum Center and Village of Newtown discover rare Native American artifact

. February 25, 2015

CINCINNATI – The Village of Newtown and Cincinnati Museum Center announced the discovery of a rare Native American artifact. A shell gorget dating back to the early fifth century is currently being conserved and studied by archaeologists at Cincinnati Museum Center in hopes of learning more about the early late Woodland period and the Native […]

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