Mummies and More: Discovering Ancient Egypt!

Saturday, August 15, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Mummies and More: Discovering Ancient Egypt:

Step into a time when papyrus grew along the Nile River and pyramids dotted the horizon. This vividly illustrated and engaging online presentation by Museums With Marisa introduces the art and archaeology of Ancient Egypt. Explore the interior of the pyramids while discovering the science of mummification, decipher hieroglyphics, learn the secrets of King Tut, and much more! Part of a series of presentations on Ancient Egypt and Ancient Rome, all programs only require a curious mind and an interest in life in ancient times. Hosted on Zoom. Free and open to all.

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Presenter's Bio:

Marisa Horowitz-Jaffe has been studying, teaching, and living ancient history for over 25 years. Her background includes a double Bachelors's Degree in Roman Archaeology and Egyptology from the University of Michigan and a Master's Degree from Harvard University in Art and Museum Education. She spent two decades working in elite NYC art museum education departments and now enjoys bringing her own artifacts and mobile museums to present enrichment programs in schools, libraries, and community groups. Currently, she is teaching a variety of online virtual lecture series and virtual museum tours through, Scarsdale Adult School, and MWM. She also offers private VIP tours at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. For more information, please visit