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Events Calendar

Open today 10 am – 5 pm

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Mind & Mood Recharge

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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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Two kids looking at hieroglyphics in the Egypt Gallery.

Up Late with the Sphinx - Sold Out

Saturday, Mar. 2

5:00 pm - 10:00 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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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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Digs & Dice

Let’s Play Senet

Thursday, Mar. 21

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm ET

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Kabah, Mexico

Archaeology in Action

The Decline and Fall of Classic Maya Culture, New Finds and Perspectives

Wednesday, Apr. 3

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm ET

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The Deep Dig

Ancient Maya and the Cosmos

Thursdays, Apr. 4 - 25

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm ET

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Ancient Alcohol After Hours

Reviving Philly’s Roots

Wednesday, Apr. 10

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET

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Digs & Dice

Let’s Play Koi-Koi

Thursday, Apr. 11

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm ET

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Excavations at a site.

Archaeology in Action

Daily Fare and Sacred Offerings in Classical Greece

Wednesday, May. 1

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm ET

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Digs & Dice

Let’s Play The Royal Game of Ur

Thursday, May. 16

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm ET

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Excavations at a site.

Archaeology in Action

The Hidden History of Egyptian Labor in Abydos

Wednesday, Jun. 5

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm ET

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Two kids looking at hieroglyphics in the Egypt Gallery.

Up Late with the Sphinx

Saturday, Nov. 16

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm ET

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