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The Archaeology of Music

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Friday, Sep. 29, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

Free to Registered Guests

A boat lyre

Bring your natural curiosity and craftiness into FREE live learning sessions by Penn Museum educators!

Music is an important form of personal and cultural expression shared by communities around the world and across human history. Students will learn about the importance of music in human civilization by studying musical instruments from around the world. They will use this as inspiration to design their own instruments.

Recommended Materials: Blank sheet of paper, a writing utensil, and coloring materials.

Upcoming Sessions

May 24 Ancient Superheroes Register
May 31 Where in the World? Register
June 7 Five-Field Kono: Make and Play a Korean Strategy Game Register
June 14 Pets in Archaeology Register
June 21 The Mighty Mesoamerican Metropolis Register
June 28 Cartouches Register
July 12 Scarabs in Ancient Egypt Register
July 19 Roman Mosaics Register
July 26 Legendary Heroes From Around the World Register
August 2 The Ancient Olympic Games Register
August 9 Indigenous Games Register
August 16 Legendary Monsters Register
August 23 Where in the World? Register
August 30 Think Like an Archaeologist! Register