Meet the Mummies Exhibition - New Walk - Year 5

On 3rd May the children in Year 5 visited the 'Meet the Mummies' Exhibition at the New Walk Museum. They learnt about the everyday lives of the rich and poor in Ancient Egypt., the Nile, the Climate and the Landscape. They met the resident mummies and learnt about the process of mummification and the beliefs of the Egyptians about the afterlife. The children even had the opportunity to handle a variety of 3000 year old everyday and religious artefacts from Ancient Egypt..