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Fort Ancient

6123 St. Rt. 350
Oregonia, Ohio 45054
513–932–4421 or
1–800–283–8904
Fax 513-932-4843
Directions

Hours

April–November
Tuesday–Saturday
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday: noon-5:00 p.m.
Closed on Mondays


December–March
Saturday
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday: noon–5:00 p.m.
*Closed Monday–Friday, except by appointment

Admission:

$7.00 Adults
$6.00 Seniors (60+)
$6.00 Students (6–17)
Children under 6 and members are free.

Outdoor admission (no Museum access)
$8.00/Carload
Members are always Free!

Managed on behalf of the Ohio History Connection

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Children and Archaeology

Archaeology Party: Mummy Wrap Activity

Supplies
Sheet strips (3” wide) or toilet paper, adult supervision

Directions
1. Take turns being the “mummy.”
2. Using separate strips, wrap each toe and finger, then each hand and foot, then each arm and leg. Be careful not to wrap too tightly!
3. Wrap the legs together and wrap the arms to the sides of the body or crossed on the chest.

Pump Drill

4. Finish with a separate wrap only for the head. Leave your mummy room to breathe!
5. Unwrap and start all over!

Tips for Caregivers
Wrap candy, beads or party favors in the layers to simulate amulets.