Join us here at National Geographic Kids to find out how the Ancient Egyptians made their mummies!
This is the step-by-step process* of how mummification took place: ... of the mummification process, see another My Learning resource: Make me a mummy!
A step by step process of how a body was prepared for mummification. The brain was removed along with all other major organs except the heart.
Embalming the body. First, his body is taken to the tent known as 'ibu' or the ' place of purification'. There the embalmers wash his body with good-smelling palm ...
Throughout the 1800s, the new archaeological discipline of Egyptology fed a keen public appetite for stories about pyramids and mummies. An 1869 story by ...
Jan 3, 2006 ... How did ancient Egyptians prepare a body for burial? Witness the elaborate process of mummification in this slide show.
Oct 24, 2011 ... Ahead of C4's Mummifying Alan, Dr Stephen Buckley reveals the process he used to create a modern-day mummy.