10/17/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Mummies Of Guanajanto: Amazingly Preserved Mummies Go On Display (PHOTOS)

Fans of the macabre rejoice: the Mummies of Guanajanto, an amazing collection of mummified bodies of people who died during a cholera outbreak Mexico in 1833, have gone on display in Mexico City before embarking on a three-year tour that will bring them to the States in an exhibition titled "The Accidental Mummiesof Guanajuato." The remains were exhumed in 1865.

ITN News has a video report on the exhibit. Scroll down for some photos from the exhibit, via Getty.