Archeological Museum [Muzeum Archeologiczne]

Archeological Museum
Curious to see an Egyptian mummy named Hat? Then step right in. Poznań’s Archaelogy Museum contains a collection of 42,000 rare and mystifying objects that chart life in Ancient Egypt and prehistoric Poland. The first part of the museum takes you through the earliest settlements in the region, with life-sized figures as well as miniature dioramas depicting life from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. It’s here you’ll find everything from flints and urns to models of hairy men holding aloft dead rabbits. The other permanent exhibit, 'Death and Life in Ancient Egypt,' features 120 rare pieces – of note are the granite obelisk of Rameses II that stands in the courtyard outside, and the granite statue of the lion-headed god Sachmet. The section on death presents colourful coffins, guides to the afterlife titled ‘Book Of What Is On The Other Side’ and the mummified remains of Hat, a boy named Padiseb and sacred animals, including two cats, a falcon and a crocodile.

Admission 8/4zł, family ticket 20zł. Sat free. Guided tours by prior arrangement 70zł. Free audio guides avaliable in English.

Add Your Comments

Connect with:

We'll never post anything without your permission

Don't want to connect via a social network? No problem, comment here
DisconnectClose form [x]

Add Your Comments

Write your own review or add your comments for this venue here. Note: this is for reader's reviews only; contact the venue directly for information or reservation requests.







Rate this venue:

Open:

Open 10:00 - 16:00, Fri 12:00 - 19:00, Sat 11:00 - 19:00, Sun 12:00 - 17:00. Closed Mon. From September open 09:00 - 15:00; Fri, Sat 10:00 - 18:00, Sun 12:00 - 17:00. Closed Mon.

Address:

ul. Wodna 27 (Pałac Górków)

Phone:

(+48) 61 852 82 51

www:

http://www.muzarp.poznan.pl

City card Facilities for disabled No Credit cards

View in maps.inyourpocket.com



This download is free, but we would like you to leave us your
email address so that we can keep in touch with you about new In Your Pocket guides.