MummyWorld Exhibition at the Hungarian Natural History Museum, in Budapest
1st October 2014 - 17th May 2015
Thousands of years or just the recent past.
Disappeared cultures or living traditions.
No matter where they come from, all mummies have their own stories.
Personal lives, a lost world, a culture can be known as well.
The mystery of mummies raises questions. You may find the answers to the whys and hows with the aid of the science at the coming exhibition of the Hungarian Natural History Museum until 17th May. Anthropologists help to unravel the secrets.
28 human mummies. 10 animal mummies. Natural and artificial. The oldest and the youngest. From Africa, from Asia, from America, from Oceania, from Europe. And of course the famous Hungarian mummis from VĂˇc. Six of them are on display.