Ancient Egypt


Mummification and an Explorer’s Treasures!

Looking at how archaeological evidence can tell us about Egyptian burial practices. Pupils can handle an explorer’s original artefacts, take part in the mummification process and handle a mummified hand!

Key Information

Level: Key Stage 2

Duration: 90mins

Pupil numbers: max 32 per class

Cost: £100 for one class or £175 for two classes

Artefact Boxes

The Heritage Education Service can loan items of historical, archaeological and geological interest to schools. Boxes of original artefacts, replicas and models on a range of topics from dinosaurs to the 1970s can support classroom activities before or after a workshop or museum visit. Loans can be delivered and collected direct to your school for just £45 for up-to eight loan boxes.

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In School

Key stage

Key stage 2

Activity Type

Facilitator Led