Watch a live mummy wrapping at the Museum of Wigan Life

Watch science (un)-fold as experts demonstrate a real animal mummy wrapping to a live audience. Dr. Campbell Price, Dr. Lidija M. McKnight and Dr. Stephanie Atherton-Woolham from Manchester Museum will come to the Museum of Wigan Life on Thursday 22nd June to give an exciting talk about how mummies were wrapped in Ancient Egypt. Using … Read more

Cotton to Gold at the Museum of Lancashire

Items collected by a group of wealthy Lancashire industrialists in the 19th century will go on display in Preston in July. The Cotton to Gold: Extraordinary Collections of the North West exhibition will be at the Museum of Lancashire from Saturday 9th July until Friday 30th September. This is the final venue for this successful … Read more