Philadelphia's disturbingly informative, frighteningly real Mutter Museum
gears up for Halloween with four fearsome festivities!
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The skulls in the glass case may be too close for comfort. The room is filled with malformed body parts. The background noise is filled with gasps from fellow visitors. Is this a haunted house? Nope, it's just another day at the Mutter Museum. Ever wonder what the museum does for Halloween?
This year, the Mutter Museum is taking Halloween to a whole new disturbingly informative level with several chilling events.
-- Friday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m.
Catch the original grave robbers in the act when the Mutter Museum
presents the cult thriller, "The Doctor and the Devils," Friday,
Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. The movie, rated "R," is free with museum
-- Monday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m.
Drexel Professor David H. Flood, Ph.D., presents his lecture, "Organ
Procurement: Urban Legends and Other Tales From the Dark Side of Organ
Transplantation." This program is free with museum admission.
-- Halloween, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 5-9 p.m.
Get ready for a truly spooky Halloween night! Wear a costume and get a
-- Friday, Nov. 2 at 6 p.m.
Dana Kollmann, author of "Never Suck a Dead Man's Hand: Curious
Adventures of a CSI," will discuss her thrilling, and surprisingly
funny, experiences as a crime scene investigator for the Baltimore
County Police Department. Kollmann's book dispels all the glamorous
notions of what it really means to be a CSI. Come and find out how her
book got that interesting title! A book signing will follow the
lecture. This program is free with museum admission.
The Mutter Museum, part of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia,
is not for the faint of heart. The museum's collections
|SOURCE The College of Physicians of Philadelphia|
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