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Penn Museum At Home

Penn Museum At Home

While our Museum is closed, we're still here for you. Join us online for programs and activities for all ages.

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Upcoming Events

Between the Lines Book Club

Between the Lines

A Book Club by the Penn Museum

June - August | Adult

World Wonders

World Wonders

Wednesdays June - August | Kids & Family

Roman Mosaic

Adult Classes

Real Bones

Thursdays in July | Adult

Living Room Lectures

Living Room Lectures

Thursdays | Adult


A variety of objects that might be talked about in Daily Digs

Digital Daily Digs

At-home anthropology activity

At-Home Anthropology

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Members Make It Possible

Members support the care of our world heritage collections and the making of a globally connected world.

Join today to sustain our work and enjoy special Museum experiences—including special virtual events—year-round.

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Gallery Tours at the Penn Museum

Galleries At Home

Global Objects Map

Browse the Collection Geographically

View of the Mexico and Central America Gallery

Mexico & Central America Gallery

View of the Africa Galleries

Africa Galleries

Celebrations & Experiences

Visitors on a Group Tour

Adult Group Visits

Penn Museum REntals and Weddings

Weddings and Private Events