Mummies, Magic and Medicine: The Appeal of Ancient Egypt

Famed for embalming their dead and their (supposedly) secret knowledge of magic and medicine, the Ancient Egyptians are alluring subjects to most Museum visitors. This lecture explores some recent research on ancient Egypt and tries to account for their extraordinary popularity of the subject.

Talk by Dr Campbell Price, Curator of Egypt and Sudan at Manchester Museum


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As well as the daytime talks and workshops we also offer free evening talks for members. Non members are welcome for a fee of £5 on the door.

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