Many ancient civilizations had a gender gap: men were seen as all-powerful, whereas women were often cast aside and viewed as simple wives and child-bearers. Ancient Egyptians, however, were ahead of their time when it came to gender equality: while your social class could hold you back, your gender could not.
How often do you get the chance to watch artists create original works of art? For the fourth year in a row The Brush Off is back! On January 24 THEMUSEUM will come alive with some of Waterloo Region’s most well-known and emerging artists.
THEMUSEUM is proud to present The Joan Euler Order of the Creative Mind Award presented by BMO, recognizing a tenacious and passionate leader committed to supporting arts, culture and community.
There are many important aspects to consider when adopting a healthy diet, and even more if you want that diet to reflect sustainable consumption. But what is sustainable consumption?
Receiving invitations to parties is a very common occurrence. Receiving invitations to parties where the main event includes unwrapping an ancient Egyptian mummy is not. But a quick Google search of “Victorian mummy unwrapping parties” will yield numerous results, and many stories will appear claiming that the upper classes of Victorian England often hosted these parties.
There is a plethora of ancient knowledge that has been discovered including written knowledge of Ancient Egyptian medical practices, as well as medical instruments varying from pincers and forceps, to surgical knives.
Make a light switch at our Maker Club with your child, or laugh under a room full of balloons.Meet a 3,000 year old mummy or come face to face with
Ancient Egyptians survived on a diet of mostly grains, vegetables and beer. These three staples were consumed by people of all social classes and ages.
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