School spotlight talk
Looking at the ancient Egyptian afterlife

Friday 28 March 2014,
10.30–11.15 & 12.00–12.45
Clore Centre for Education
Tickets £1

Phone +44 (0)20 7323 8181
Ticket Desk in Great Court

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For Key Stage 2 students

Alongside students from other schools in one of the Museum’s lecture theatres, your students will find out about the weighting of the heart, discover how the spells and information in the Book of the Dead helped the ancient Egyptians on their journey to the afterlife, and learn about what they expected to find there.

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Maximum group size: 120

Age: Key Stage 2

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