Antiquities

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

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

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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Freedom Center welcomes world-renowned archaeologist

Freedom Center welcomes world-renowned archaeologist

Zahi Hawass presents lecture on the mysteries of the Pyramids and the Sphinx CINCINNATI – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and Cincinnati Museum Center will host a lecture by Dr. Zahi Hawass, one of the world’s most famous archaeologists and Egyptologists, on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. Dr. […]

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Marvellous Mummies exhibition at The Ure Museum of Classical Archaeology

Learn about the Ancient Egyptian process of mummification and the journey to the afterlife, on Thursday 19th February 2pm – 4pm Make your own canopic jar and have a go at mummifying an orange! Booking is essential. Events are suitable for children aged 6 – 12. Children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the […]

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Mummies of the World opens at Cincinnati Museum Center

Mummies of the World opens at Cincinnati Museum Center

Largest collection of mummy artifacts ever assembled shares science and stories of mummification CINCINNATI – The nationally-recognized Mummies of the World exhibition made its Cincinnati debut at Cincinnati Museum Center. The exhibition presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the real science and real stories behind real mummies from around the globe. The exhibition will run […]

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