At a time when we are connecting with one another from a distance, the Penn Museum invites you to travel the world and explore our Museum from your own home. Enjoy virtual programs and experiences for kids, families, and adults that expand the possibilities for creativity, learning, and fun.
Experience the Museum from anywhere through our live virtual programs.
Download fun activities that strengthen skills in critical thinking through hands-on experiences.
Listen to three-minute videos that provide endless insight into artifacts in our collection.
Participate in summer camp fun from your own home.
Bring the insight and awe of a Penn Museum guided tour directly into your home.
Dig into this map of our Collections Database, a portal for a vast range of digital content.
Spend happy hour chatting with an expert about their work.
Translate your name into hieroglyphs the way an Egyptian scribe might have written it!
Watch our collection of videos and archival films gathered into playlists of wide-ranging topics.
Write your name the way an ancient Babylonian might have written it.
Book a private live virtual program and access recordings that bring the collections to life using interactive video conferencing and demonstrations.
View our extensive collection of digitized archival films and videos covering a range of archaeological and anthropological topics.
Bring the Museum to your K-12 classroom or pod with a variety of live interactive programs facilitated by Museum educators.
The Penn Museum’s virtual programs have been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Democracy demands wisdom.