The Lives of the Dead

The living die – but the dead live on


The ethnographic exhibition at Moesgaard Museum centers around the Lives of the Dead. The exhibition shows how the dead live on in different cultures and displays how the relationship between the living and the dead is experienced.

Discover how people around the world experience ‘The Lives of the Dead’. Dance with Mexican skeletons and skulls, tremble as ancestors reveal themselves through spirit masks and study Danish heirlooms.