Khnumhotep II at Beni Hassan. This is his wife who's seated before an offering table! (C) 2015 Macquarie University

Soirée with the Mummies

6pm Friday 31 March 2017

Location: Powerhouse museum

On Friday, the catered ‘Soirée with the Mummies’ includes a short presentation on “How to read an Egyptian coffin” and a guided tour of the exhibition: EGYPTIAN MUMMIES: EXPLORING ANCIENT LIVES.

  • NESA Accredited event.
  • Introduction and welcome by Dean of Arts, Prof Martina Mollering
  • Entry into the exhibit
  • Guided tour
  • Presentation on how to read a coffin
  • Networking with lecturers and colleagues.
  • Selection of canapés
  • Choice of beverages including sparkling wine, red & white wine, light & full-strength beer, soft drink