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Hands On History Summer Pop-In Program: MUMMIFICATION WORKSHOP

  • Presented By: History Museum of Mobile
  • Dates: July 12, 2024
  • Location: History Museum of Mobile
  • Address: 111 S. Royal St., Mobile, AL 36602
  • Phone: (251) 208-7569
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Price: Adults - $14.00; Seniors (65+) - $12.00; Active/Retired Military (w/ ID) - $12.00; Students (18+ w/ID) - $12.00; Children (13-18) - $10.50; Children (6-12) - $8.00; Children (5 and under) – FREE; Members - FREE
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Bring a picnic lunch and join the History Museum of Mobile and Colonial Fort Condé for these fun summer activities and workshops designed for families! These programs are free for Museum Members. For non-members, the programs are included in the cost of regular admission tickets to the History Museum and Colonial Fort Condé. Activities may have a limited number of participants and admission will be available on a first come first served basis. Parents/guardians must remain on site during the program. Families are welcome to eat lunch in the History Museum classroom at the conclusion of the program or in the courtyard at the Fort before the program starts.

Mummification Workshop | Friday, July 12 | 10am—12pm (arrive before 10am)

Location: History Museum of Mobile Classroom

Learn about ancient beliefs about the afterlife and the ancient Egyptian art of mummification. Participants will then use a similar process to mummify an 11-inch doll provided by the museum. Space in this workshop is limited to 30 kids on a first come first served basis. For ages 7 and up.