ANNIE SILVESTER/Bullet News
NIAGARA FALLS – The latest exhibit to be unveiled at the Niagara Falls History Museum focuses on the ancient civilization of Egypt.
The exhibit Egypt: The Gift of the Nile features more than 60 artifacts on loan from a travelling Royal Ontario Museum exhibit. Some of the items on display originate from more than 5,000 years ago.
On display are items such as jewellery, perfume, make-up, food, items from family life, funerary artifacts and items dealing with religion and the afterlife.
The exhibit is now open and runs through Jan. 5, 2014. For more information, visit the website www.niagarafallsmuseums.ca.
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