What is your story of encounter with human remains?

Your Mummy Stories is the heart of the Mummy Stories community. It is a platform for anyone to share their stories of encounter with human remains, in and out of the museum. Want to write your own story? Everyone welcome!

January 8, 2018

In 1878, Miss Valerie Susan Langdon secretly married Sir Henry Meux, 3rd baronet and grandson to the owner of Horseshoe Brewery based in London. Lady Valerie Meux was not accustomed to the lavish Victorian society. Previously an actress and singer in Holborn, Lady Valerie Meux suddenly stepped into a world of wealth and entered into a flamboyant and eccentric lifestyle. She was often seen around London in her phaeton drawn by a pair of Zebras!

She lived with Sir Henry Meux at Theobalds house in E...

January 23, 2017

Hidden within Birmingham is a collection of 8,000 Ancient Egypt objects but only a small percentage of the objects are on display at Birmingham’s Museum and Art Gallery in the city centre. Most of the collection is held at the collections centre off site but nearby to the museum. I have had the privilege of working with these objects for many different reasons as I have volunteered with the collections now for three years. I was also employed full time by the art gallery as a visitor services as...

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