UT’s McClung Museum will host Bob Brier, one of the world’s foremost experts on mummies and Egyptology, to lecture on the ancient Egyptian mummification processes at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 21.
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The McClung Museum opens the new exhibition Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt on Saturday. From domesticated cats to mythic symbols of divinities, felines played an important role in ancient Egyptian imagery for thousands of years. Eighty items from the Egyptian holdings of the Brooklyn Museum will be on view through May 7.
The McClung Museum will host its First Friday Open House from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, February 3. The open house is for faculty, staff, students, and museum members.
The McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture will host UT alumnus and Antiques Roadshow appraiser Lark Mason at an upcoming fundraiser.
A Family Fun Day celebrating history, rhythm, and hip-hop will be held 1:00–4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 10, at the McClung Museum.
Join UT alumnus and Antiques Roadshow appraiser Lark Mason for a special evening from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. Sunday, October 9, at the McClung Museum.
The McClung Museum Store is hosting a back-to-school sale through the end of the month.
McClung Museum has programs focused on ancient art and civilizations during August.
Following her graduation from UT, Christine Dano Johnson turned her focus to polishing her curatorial experience. This led her to curate her first solo mini exhibition, Land, Sea, and Spirit: Alaska Native Art from the 19th and 20th Centuries, at the McClung Museum.
The McClung Museum will offer a Family Fun Day and a stroller tour this month.