The Mummy Maker

by Vincent on February 5, 2011

How did the ancient Egyptians mummify the dead?

Do you know what bits and pieces were removed from a body before it was mummified?

In this game from the Oriental Institute you learn all about mummification. You even get to scoop the brains out of Senebโ€™s nose as one of the stages of preparing the body for mummification. Eew!

Click here to play the Mummy Maker

Still want more mummification fun?

How about a 3D visualisation of a 2300 year old mummy: Medical Visualization: Egyptology in 3D – A revealing high-resolution look at a 2300-year-old mummy

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