Out and About: Mummies of the World at the Orlando Science Center Leaves November 29

Earlier this month, I had the chance to check out the Mummies of the World exhibit at the Orlando Science Center, and I found it fascinating.

Mummies of the World at the Orlando Science Center

I actually saw it twice, as the first time was a quick walk-through during the Neanderthal Ball. The first time through, I saw the main parts – the mummies and a few side displays. But it’s hard to really read the plaques and absorb the displays when moving en masse with the crowd.

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Enter to Win Tickets to See ‘Mummies of the World’ at the Orlando Science Center

The popular Mummies of the World exhibition is wrapping up its run at the Orlando Science Center, and we have a 4-pack of tickets to check it out before it closes on November 29.

Mummies of the World exhibition at the Orlando Science Center

The tickets will also allow you and your guests to explore the rest of the Orlando Science Center, including films in the Dr. Phillips CineDome. There are four floors of edutainment to enjoy, with exhibits for all ages.
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Orlando Science Center Hosts Anthropology Speaker Series feat. Dr. Lana Williams October 24, 2015

As part of a four-part Anthropology Speaker Series, with special guest speakers from the University of Central Florida, the Orlando Science Center will host Dr. Lana Williams on Saturday, October 24.

Mummies of the World at Orlando Science Center

This talk is appropriate for Orlando Science Center guests of all ages and will explore ancient Egyptian mummification.

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Science Night Live! Returns to Orlando Science Center September 19

This weekend, Science Night Live!, an evening reserved for adults only, returns to the Orlando Science Center on September 19.

Science Night Live! at Orlando Science Center

The event is full of everything you love about the OSC, but with grown-up inspired programming that allows adults to conduct lab experiments in Dr. Dare’s Laboratory, participate in Science Trivia, and view the stars and planets through a giant refractor telescope in the Crosby Observatory.

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Artists to Sketch Mummies at Orlando Science Center on August 31

This Monday, August 31, the Orlando Science Center will host a group of artists who will sketch the “Mummies of the World” exhibition.

Mummies of the World at Orlando Science Center

The six artists will spend the afternoon amid the displays of preserved humand and animal mummies in the exhibit. The artwork created will eventually be on display in the exhibition itself.

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Orlando Science Center Plans for $30 Million Renovation Project

The Orlando Science Center is moving forward with plans for a $30 million renovation project with recent donation pledges.

Orlando Science Center

Phase one of the project includes moving KidsTown, an area for children 7 and under, to the second floor and expanding it. When finished, KidsTown will be three times the size at 11,000-sq-ft. Construction is expected to start next spring, and be completed by the end of 2016.

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Mummies Of The World: The Exhibition To Debut June 13 At Orlando Science Center

The nationally recognized Mummies of the World exhibition will make its debut at Orlando Science Center on June 13, 2015. The exhibition presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience real mummies in a scientific setting.

Mummies of the World at   Orlando Science Center

Mummies of the World is the largest exhibition of real mummies and related artifacts ever assembled, showcasing a collection of naturally and intentionally preserved mummies, presented with reverence and dignity.

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