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 2 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


Opening Sat., Oct. 5

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

Closed Tuesdays

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

TICKET PRICING Mummies Only Entire Museum
Adult $19.95 $32.45
Child (3-12) $15.95 $24.45
Senior (65+) $17.95 $27.45
Member $11.50 $11.50
Children 2 & Under FREE FREE


October 5th 2019 – April 19th, 2020


Carnegie Science Center
1 Allegheny Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 237-3400