Lectures and Special Events

Mummy Knows Best: Trivia Night at the Museum

June 2, 2017

Detail view of the layers of the headdress made from papyrus and linen, topped with a gold-painted face.

© 2015 The Field Museum, A115214d_035B, photographer John Weinstein


Unwrap an evening of mystery and celebrate the American Museum of Natural History’s newest temporary exhibition—Mummies. Join comedian and journalist Faith Salie under the blue whale to unearth rare facts and show off your smarts in a pub-style quiz format. Tackle trivia questions and physical challenges with a drink in hand! And if things get too tough, you might even get an assist from a team of top scientists!

Program includes one free drink and special private access to the special exhibition Mummies.

Special exhibit access is available to ticket holders one hour prior to the program (6-7 pm).

Presented in collaboration with World Science Festival.

Mummies was developed by The Field Museum, Chicago.

The Museum gratefully acknowledges the Richard and Karen LeFrak Exhibition and Education Fund.

Mummies is proudly supported by Chase Private Client.

© 2015 The Field Museum, A115214d_035B, photographer John Weinstein