Now that the kids are out of school and summer vacation is in full swing -- or maybe you just have a few vacation days or free weekends yourself -- it's the perfect time to check out Mummies Of The World at the Buffalo Museum Of Science!

Inside every mummy is a story that's just waiting to be told, and the exhibit:

...portrays a once-in-a-lifetime collection of real mummies and artifacts from across the globe." This compelling collection, presented with reverence and dignity, includes ancient mummies dating back as far as 4,500 years. A fascinating mix of old and new, this never-before-seen collection bridges the gap between past and present with contributions from 10 world-renowned Institutions and two private collectors.

Embark on a journey into the extraordinary world of mummies and mummification. Through modern science, engaging interactive and multi-media exhibits featuring 3-D animation, explore how mummies are created, where they come from and who they were. Using state-of-the-art scientific methodology, discover how modern science enables researchers to study mummies through innovative and non-invasive ways, offering unprecedented insights into past cultures and civilizations.

Learn more about the secrets mummies hold about the past and the clues they bring us for the future as you unravel their mysteries at Mummies Of The World at the Buffalo Museum Of Science!

Before your visit, purchase advance tickets and learn more about the exhibit.