General Information

Described as "fascinating, intriguing, and inspiring," by NBC, "absolutely extraordinary," by NPR and "a must see," by FOX TV, Mummies of the World will instill a sense of curiosity and wonder in each and every visitor.

Come face to face with the largest exhibition of real mummies and related artifacts ever assembled. The exhibition provides a window into the lives of ancient people from every region of the world including Europe, South America, and Ancient Egypt, offering unprecedented insights into past cultures and civilizations. With over 1.8 million worldwide visitors experiencing Mummies of the World to date, the display at Arizona Science Center is the regional premiere!

Embark on a journey into the extraordinary world of mummies and mummification. Through modern science, engaging interactive and multimedia 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.

What secrets do mummies hold about the past? What clues do they bring us for the future? A journey awaits as we unravel their mysteries.

Hours, Pricing, & Directions


Now Open!

Monday – Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tickets to Mummies of the World include admission to the museum's permanent galleries.

Children (3-17)$22.95

Groups (15+ Guests)

Groups Children (3-27) (15+ Guests) 



Member Adults$9.95
Member Children (3-17)$7.95


February 10th - September 2nd, 2019


Arizona Science Center
600 E Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 716-2000