Tanglewood Hollow

Journey into Ancient Egypt: Unveiling the Secrets of Mummies and Sarcophagi


October 4th, 1-2:30pm OR October 21, 10-11:30am- Journey into Ancient Egypt: Unveiling the Secrets of Mummies and Sarcophagi

Embark on a captivating expedition into the fascinating world of ancient Egypt as we delve into the mystique of mummies and the art of sarcophagus creation. In this immersive class, you'll unlock the secrets of the mummification process while crafting your own intricate miniature sarcophagus and preparing a precious miniature mummy to rest within.

What You'll Experience:

🔍 Exploring Mummification: Step back in time to discover the intricate rituals and methods Egyptians employed to create mummies. Gain insights into the beliefs, customs, and techniques that turned this ancient practice into an enduring cultural legacy.

🏛️ Creating a Miniature Sarcophagus: Channel your creativity and craftsmanship as you fashion a detailed replica of a sarcophagus. Immerse yourself in the rich symbolism behind their designs and learn the stories they tell through intricate patterns and hieroglyphs.

👑 Understanding Symbolism: Unravel the mysteries behind the ornate decorations adorning sarcophagi. Learn about the symbolism of various motifs and designs, and how they conveyed the journey to the afterlife and the protection of the deceased.

💎 Lapis Lazuli: Treasured Stone of Egypt: Explore the significance of lapis lazuli in ancient Egyptian culture. Understand how this prized gemstone was used in jewelry, art, and amulets, and discover the cultural and spiritual value it held.

🔬 Processing Your Miniature Mummy: Delve into the role of a modern archaeologist as you carefully process your miniature mummy. Experience the thrill of uncovering ancient artifacts, and gain a deeper appreciation for the meticulous work that goes into studying history.

🌟 Take Home Your Own Treasures: Leave the class with your personally crafted sarcophagus, containing a carefully prepared miniature mummy. This unique keepsake will serve as a tangible connection to the ancient past and a reminder of the rich history you've explored.


  • Duration: October 4th, 1-2:30pm OR October 21st, 10-11:30am (choose the date you'd like to join us!)
  • Location: In person, Tanglewood Hollow
  • Materials: All necessary materials provided
  • Ages: 8+

Unearth the magic and wonder of ancient Egyptian traditions in this hands-on, educational experience. Join us on this captivating journey into the past by registering for the class today. Embrace history, art, and craftsmanship, all while crafting your very own piece of Egyptian heritage.

Date: October 4th 1-2:30pm
Date: October 4th 1-2:30pm

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