february 2020

08feb2:00 pm3:00 pmRead and Look | Tickle Tut's Toes at the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology in Ann Arbor2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, 434 S State St.


Event Details

Join us for a kid-friendly tour of the Egyptian exhibits at the Kelsey Museum! We begin by reading aloud Tickle Tut’s Toes, by Julie Appel and Amy Guglielmo. Then, we explore the galleries to find artifacts pictured in the book including a miniature boat, desk and pens, sandals, painted hieroglyphs, real ancient food and Egyptian jewelry.

During the tour, replica artifacts will be available for kids to touch and learn from. Take home a scavenger hunt, Egyptian hieroglyphs ID sheet and senet game board for further discovery! This tour is great for our younger visitors, ages 4–7. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Sampler tours are free and open to all visitors. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this tour, please contact the education office (734-647-4167) at least two weeks in advance. We ask for advance notice as some accommodations may require more time for the university to arrange.


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST


Kelsey Museum of Archaeology

434 S State St.


Kelsey Museum of Archaeology734-764-9304 434 S State St., Ann Arbor