Scary Halloween Tales, at the Petrie Museum

Address:
Petrie Museum, University College London (entrance through DMS Library), Malet Place, Bloomsbury, London 51.524772 -0.133427
Dates & Time:
6 PM to 8.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
Free, but booking is essential
See ucl.ac.uk
Note: This event is suitable for anyone aged 18 and over
Telephone:
The contact number for Petrie Museum is +44 (0) 207 679 2884
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The following bus routes go near Petrie Museum: 10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134, 390
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Trains:
The best London underground train stations to visit Petrie Museum are Euston Euston Square Goodge Street Warren Street
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Where better to spend Halloween than inside the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, listening to some spooky stories? ...let's hope the exhibits don't come to life and kill you (don't worry, they won't — it's mostly pots and rocks)

Your hosts for the evening will be the Egyptologists John J Johnston and Amara Thornton, who will choose a suitably spooky corner of the museum to read a few (true) tales about living mummies and other Egyptian beasties.

P.S.: If you die of fright then you won't get a refund.

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