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Events Calendar

Open today 10 am – 5 pm

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Mind & Mood Recharge

Powered by Penn Medicine

Wednesday, Mar. 6

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm ET

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Join us for our signature daily or weekly events and tours.

Take an hour-long journey through the Penn Museum galleries. Through interactive, high-energy tours, guides share exciting stories behind artifacts, including insights drawn from their personal research and expertise. Explore a single gallery in depth, or traverse continents and centuries while learning the history and cultural relevance of intriguing objects throughout the Museum.

Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tours begin at the Main Entrance.

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Ruins.

K-12 Archaeology Talk with Dr. Steve

Is Archaeology Really Like Indiana Jones?

Monday, Mar. 4

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

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Mind & Mood Recharge

Powered by Penn Medicine

Wednesday, Mar. 6

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm ET

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Speaker in the Mountains.

Archaeology in Action

Earliest Hunters in the Mountains of South America

Wednesday, Mar. 6

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm ET

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Background art of a mosque silhouette.

Teacher Talks

Supporting Your Students During Ramadan

Thursday, Mar. 7

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm ET

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Egyptian Papyrus.

The Deep Dig

Trade Secrets of Ancient Egypt

Thursdays, Mar. 7 - 28

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm ET

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An ancient sickle.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

The History of Agriculture: Design Your Own Garden

Friday, Mar. 8

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

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K-12 Virtual Open House

introduction to our educational programs

Friday, Mar. 8

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET

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Women in South Asian garb performing.

CultureFest!

Celebration of Women Artists

Saturday, Mar. 9

10:00 am - 4:00 pm ET

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Two elderly women preparing herbs in kitchen.

Second Sunday Culture Film

Foragers

Sunday, Mar. 10

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET

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Sphinx replica in the snow.

K-12 Archaeology Talk with Dr. Steve

The Sphinx That Moved to Philadelphia

Tuesday, Mar. 12

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

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Stone structures in the desert.

Penn Cultural Heritage Center Lecture

Indigenous Archaeology and Pre-Reservation Diné History in the U.S. Southwest

Thursday, Mar. 14

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm ET

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A mosaic of a peacock.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Make Your Own Roman Mosaic

Friday, Mar. 15

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

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A photo of Rosa Lowinger next to an image of her book,

Rosa Lowinger on a Life in Conservation

Saturday, Mar. 16

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm ET

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Digs and Dice title graphic.

Digs & Dice

Let’s Play Senet

Thursday, Mar. 21

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm ET

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Disk of Enheduanna.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Ancient Author Enheduanna

Friday, Mar. 22

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

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