World Culture Days at the Penn Museum

See the whole world... all under one roof! The Penn Museum's popular World Culture Series is designed to introduce visitors of all ages to the rich cultural traditions found throughout the Museum's galleries and, indeed, throughout the world. Check out our Events Calendar for upcoming Saturday celebrations.

World Culture Days are free with General Admission.

Pick up a Passport to Cultures at any admission desk to begin collecting stamps during any of the World Culture Series celebrations. Collect 10 or more stamps to earn an invitation to a special Penn Museum Junior Anthropologist ceremony!


World Culture Days

Day of the Dead Celebration

October 29, 2016 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

The Mexican Cultural Center, the Mexican Consulate in Philadelphia, and the Penn Museum present this Day of the Dead celebration. Enjoy Mexican culture and the rich traditions of Día de los Muertos at this family-friendly afternoon filled with music and dance, puppetry and storytelling, and arts and crafts.

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World Culture Dates

DateEventTime
Oct
29
Day of the Dead Celebration11:00AM - 04:00PM
Jan
21
Annual Chinese New Year Celebration11:00AM - 04:00PM
Feb
25
African Cultures Day11:00AM - 04:00PM
Mar
11
Hello India!11:00AM - 04:00PM
Apr
22
Rome’s Birthday11:00AM - 04:00PM

Contact

Public Programs Department

events@pennmuseum.org

215.898.2680

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