Fantastic Pharaohs!Special Event | Updated 5 years ago Secrets of the Afterlife exhibition Image courtesy WA Museum Step back in time to Ancient Egypt at the Western Australian Museum — Perth these July holidays! Discovery Centre and Hackett Hall Dates: 6 - 21 July Times: 9:30am – 4:30pm Ages: All ages Cost: Free - $4 Bookings: Bookings only required for groups 10+ on 9427 2836 Discover the magical world of tombs and temples where you can help construct a pyramid, act out a mummification ritual, and explore the sights and smells of the market place. Get crafty with your own decorated Pharaoh’s crown, ward against peril with an enchanted protective amulet, try your hand at writing hieroglyphics, and meet fantastical animal gods on our self-guided trail. Don’t forget to visit the exhibition to learn the Secrets of the Afterlife. Crowning Glory: Golden Mummy Mask Cost: $4 Age: 3+ Bookings: Not required Decorate your own Pharaoh's mummy mask with fabulous colours and act like a royal Egyptian. ENCHANTED AMULET Cost: $2 Age: 3+ Bookings: Not Required Ward against peril with an enchanted protective amulet - thread it and add decorative beads to wear. FRAME YOUR NAME Cost: $0.50 Age: 7+ Bookings: Not required Practice writing your name in Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and make a gorgeous cartouche (a name in a frame) bookmark to take home. PYRAMID PLAY Cost: Free Age: All ages Bookings: Not required Step back in time to Ancient Egypt, dress up as a god, construct a huge cardboard pyramid and help perform a mummification ritual. EVERYDAY EGYPT Cost: Free Age: 3+ Bookings: Not required Discover the smells, sights and objects of everyday life in Ancient Egypt. MEET THE GODS TRAIL Cost: Free Age: 5+ Bookings: Not required Meet the fantastical gods of Ancient Egypt as you gather hieroglyphs through the Museum to decipher the secret location of the afterlife. NOTE: these activities do not include entry into Secrets of the Afterlife. Ticket pricing and bookings can be found on the Secrets of the Afterlife website. New Museum opening in 2020 Sat 6 Jul 2013 – Sun 21 Jul 2013 9:30am – 4:30pm View the discussion thread.