Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Embark on a fascinating journey to the ancient world at the Discovering Ancient Egypt Exhibit at the Western Australian Museum Boola Bardip.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

This captivating exhibition will transport you back in time, allowing you to explore the wonders and mysteries of one of the most remarkable civilisations in history, which existed for over 3000 years!

With over 240 objects on display, including mummies, statues, and extracts from the Book of the Dead, you’ll have the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the grandeur of ancient Egyptian culture.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

As you navigate through the exhibition, you’ll dive deep into the intricate details of Egyptian society, learn about their art, medicine, and rituals, and uncover the secrets of the pharaohs and their quests for the perfect afterlife.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

The exhibit showcases over 240 artefacts from the Rijksmuseum van Oudheden’s collection, offering you an engaging and authentic experience of Egyptian history. Be prepared to be amazed and enlightened as you discover the incredible stories and enduring legacy of this ancient civilisation.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Throughout your visit to the Discovering Ancient Egypt Exhibit at the WA Museum, remember to appreciate the skill, craftsmanship, and cultural depth represented by these incredible artefacts. Each piece tells a story, inviting you to delve deeper into the mysteries and marvels of this ancient civilisation.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

The artefacts showcase the intriguing aspects of Egyptian society, art, and medicine. Some of the exhibit’s highlights include:

  • Ancient Egyptian artefacts: Explore an array of fascinating artefacts that display the depth and complexity of Egyptian culture.
  • Tomb of Khuwy: Learn about the history and ancient architecture of this significant tomb from a talk at the museum.
  • Daily life in ancient Egypt: The display gives insights into day-to-day living, the role of religion, rituals, magic, the afterlife, and more.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

At the heart of the exhibit, you will find an enticing display of mummies and intricately decorated coffins.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

The mummies section reveals the significance of the ancient Egyptians’ belief in life after death and their elaborate burial rituals.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

Here you can learn about the mummification process and the painstaking preservation techniques meant to ensure a successful journey to the afterlife.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

The exhibit boasts several interactive components, providing a unique and engaging opportunity for families to discover and explore the captivating world of ancient Egypt.

Discovering Ancient Egypt at WA Museum Boola Bardip

The Discovering Ancient Egypt Exhibit at the Western Australian Museum Boola Bardip offers a unique and immersive experience into the fascinating world of ancient Egypt. Whether you are a history buff or simply curious about the mysteries of the past, this exhibit is a must-see, offering a glimpse into one of the most remarkable civilisations in history.

Visitor Information

The Discovering Ancient Egypt exhibit is open daily from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm at the WA Museum Boola Bardip, located in the Perth Cultural Centre from 10th June until 8th October.

Admission fees for the exhibit are as follows:

  • Standard: $20.00
  • Concession: $17.50
  • Junior (5 – 15): $15.00
  • Junior (0 – 4): Free
  • Family: $60.00

You can book your tickets online to guarantee your spot.

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