There are 83 items filed under mummies.

Kabayan , Philippines

Timbac Mummy Caves

These sacred mountainous caves are filled with ritually preserved bodies in hollowed out logs
11 Sep 2014
San Diego, California

San Diego Museum of Man

An extraordinarily ornate museum in San Diego holds wondrous anthropological treasures
24 Jun 2014
Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexico

The Mummies at Museo de El Carmen

Twelve natural mummies are displayed in the crypt of this former monastery school.
22 Mar 2014

The Bog Bodies

by Allison Meier
03 Oct 2013
Schleswig, Germany

The Bog Bodies at the Schleswig-Holstein Landesmuseum

Ample proof that watery ends make for well-preserved, millenia-old mummies
26 Sep 2013
Chihuahua, Mexico

La Pascualita

This 80-year old mannequin is so lifelike it is believed to be an embalmed corpse
05 Sep 2013
Seattle, Washington

Ye Olde Curiosity Shop

100 year old purveyor of curiosities, curios, and kitsch featuring mummies, shrunken heads and a Fiji Mermaid
05 Sep 2013
Smithfield, Ireland

Kingship and Sacrifice

This permanent collection of preserved bodies taken from Irish bogs is one of the leading authorities on such morbid mummies
10 Aug 2013
Højbjerg, Denmark

Grauballe Man

Preserved "bog person" that is over 2,000 years old
25 Jul 2013
Luya, Peru

Sarcofagi of Carajía

These giant mummies are set ominously into a Peruvian cliffside and topped with real human skulls
24 Jul 2013
Qesm Al Wahat Ad Dakhlah, Egypt

Muzawaka Tombs

The forgotten mummies of Dakhla oasis
18 Jun 2013
San Diego

Lemon Grove Mummies

Lemon Grove, California is known for its giant lemon...and mummified bodies
18 Jun 2013
Nazca culture, Peru

Chauchilla Cemetery

Plundered and left asunder by grave robbers, this ancient necropolis has been painstakingly pieced back together
09 Jun 2013
Stonington, Connecticut

Connecticut's Severed Arm of Saint Edmund

Saint Edmund's severed arm travels to Connecticut
29 May 2013
Rikaze, Nepal

The Bodies of Mount Everest

Claimed by the peaks of the highest mountain in the world, the bodies of fallen adventurers remain preserved, warning others of the perils of Everest
28 May 2013
Fujinomiya, Japan

Tenshou-Kyousha Shrine Mermaid Mummy

Reportedly 1,400 years old, this may be the first of the Fiji Mermaids
20 May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

The Thief's Arm at Kostel Sv. Jakuba Vetsiho

A 400-year old mummified arm dangles from the ceiling of St. James the Greater, serving as a warning to thieves
07 May 2013
Gommern, Germany

St. Nicholas Church

The resting place of 18th century German mummies
24 Mar 2013

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