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Spurlock Museum Learning Center Open Hours: Tater Tut

Date Jun 21, 2014
Time 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  
Location Spurlock Museum -- Zahn Learning Center -- 600 S Gregory Street
Cost $2 per crafter
Sponsor Spurlock Museum
Contact Brook Taylor
Phone 217.244.5597
Event type Other
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It's the day before our family event on Ancient Egypt, Wrapped Up! Visitors to the Learning Center can make their own Tater Tut mummified potato project and learn about Egyptian mummification. The potato will harden in a few weeks and the mummification materials (salt, baking soda, washing soda) can be recycled into a load of laundry. Not smelly at all, just like a well-prepared mummy should be!

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