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Vikings: Beyond the Legend at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Vikings: Beyond the Legend at the Cincinnati Museum Center

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

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The Walters Art Museum Debuts New Manuscripts Website

The Walters Art Museum Debuts New Manuscripts Website

Baltimore, MD — The Walters Art Museum has launched a new website that houses its digital collection of manuscripts: manuscripts.thewalters.org. Featuring a user-friendly design, the site provides visitors with intuitive search options, including the ability to refine their search by date, geography, subject, culture, and more. It also gives users a chance to coordinate their […]

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Vikings exhibit brings over 500 artifacts to Cincinnati Museum Center

Vikings exhibit brings over 500 artifacts to Cincinnati Museum Center

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

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

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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