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Events Calendar

Date Event Category
Sep
22
The Daily Dig - Cylinder Seals
Saturday | 1:00 pm
 
Sep
21
The Daily Dig - Qilin
Friday | 1:00 pm
 
Sep
20
The Daily Dig - Loom Weight
Thursday | 1:00 pm
 
Sep
19
Crafternoons: Cross Stitching Groups
Wednesday | 2:00 pm
 
Sep
19
The Daily Dig - Underwater Panther
Wednesday | 1:00 pm
 
Sep
18
Conversational Corners: Portuguese Language Groups
Tuesday | 9:00 am
 
Sep
15
The Egyptian Empire Strikes Back: Deir el-Ballas and the Hyksos Expulsion
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Sep
14
Coffee with a Keeper: Janet Monge
Friday | 9:30 am
 
Sep
12
Crafternoons: Scrapbooking Groups
Wednesday | 2:00 pm
 
Sep
11
Conversational Corners: English Language Groups
Tuesday | 9:00 am
 
Sep
05
Crafternoons: Knitting Groups
Wednesday | 2:00 pm
 
Sep
04
Conversational Corners: Spanish Language Groups
Tuesday | 9:00 am
 
Aug
13
Sold Out: Science On Tap, Untapped Ruins Everything
Monday | 6:00 pm
 
Jun
23
Looking Back and Ahead: 40 years of new music in Philadelphia, plus what's next?
Saturday | 10:30 am
 
Jun
16
Back to Sumer - Recent results from the Italian Excavations at Tell Zurghul, ancient Nigin, in Southern Iraq
Saturday | 5:00 pm
 
Jun
06
SOLD OUT: Philadelphia: Colonial City to Modern Metropolis
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
May
19
Private Coffins from the Amarna Period
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
May
16
Where in the Penn Museum is Carmen Sandiego?
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
May
11
Ancient Tuberculosis and Leprosy: Pre-Columbian Presence in the New World
Friday | 6:30 pm
 
May
09
Bearing Witness Discussion Group Week Six
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
May
09
Mummies and Martinis
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
May
02
SOLD OUT: City in the Islamic World: Theory, Plan, Law, and Use
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
25
Bearing Witness Discussion Group Week Five
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
25
Wolf Humanities Forum: Death, Burial, and the Afterlife in Early Mesopotamia
Wednesday | 5:00 pm
 
Apr
23
Tourism and Community: an Ecuadorian village builds on its past” with Chris Hudson, University College London
Monday | 3:00 pm
 
Apr
21
Center for Ancient Studies Annual Symposium: "Cities in the Ancient World"
Saturday | 9:00 am
 
Apr
20
CAS Keynote Lecture: “The Role of Temples in Mesopotamian Cities: The case of Ur in the Old Babylonian period”
Friday | 5:00 pm
 
Apr
18
Strangest Things: A Night of Cryptozoology
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
18
Bearing Witness Discussion Group Week Four
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
14
"The Prisoner Statues from King Pepi I’s Pyramid Complex"
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Apr
04
SOLD OUT: Rome, the Eternal City
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
28
Bearing Witness Discussion Group Week Three
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
24
Every Tomb Tells a Story
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Mar
22
Mummies and Martinis
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
14
Bearing Witness Discussion Group Week Two
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
14
SOLD OUT: The Forbidden City: Emperors, Ritual, Residence, and City
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
11
Have you seen the Arana
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Mar
07
POSTPONED: The Forbidden City: Emperors, Ritual, Residence, and City
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
28
Bearing Witness Discussion Group Week One
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
23
The Other Book of the Dead, an Essential Item for the Afterlife of Ancient Egyptian Kings
Friday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
22
The Truth About Power: Memory, Institutions, and the 1890 Ghost Dance” with Tiffany Hale, American Philosophical Society
Thursday | 12:30 pm
 
Feb
21
Let’s Talk about Sex(uality)
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
12
Chariot and Horse in the Ancient World
Monday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
11
Sonia’s Dream and other short films of Aymara culture
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Feb
11
Dragons of the North: The World of Viking Longships
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Feb
10
Alexandria in the Age of Augustus: The View from Cleopatra’s Palace
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Feb
10
SOLD OUT: Annual Petersen Lecture: Translating the Odyssey: Why and How
Saturday | 2:00 pm
 
Feb
10
Pre-Columbian Society Lecture: Classic Veracruz Writing
Saturday | 1:30 pm
 
Feb
07
SOLD OUT: India’s ‘City of Victory:’ Social Worlds and Survival in a Semi-arid Megalopolis
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Jan
27
The Marsha Bagoish Underwater Project
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Jan
14
The Venice Syndrome
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Jan
03
SOLD OUT: “When on high the heavens were yet unnamed”: How the great god Marduk built the city of Babylon
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Dec
16
An Unusual Libation Basin in the Glencairn Museum
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Dec
07
DIY Craft Night: Turkish Silk Scarf
Thursday | 6:30 pm
 
Dec
06
SOLD OUT: The Urbanized Jungle: Ancient Maya Garden Cities
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Dec
05
SOLD OUT: Ancient Brews: Rediscovered and Re-created
Tuesday | 6:00 pm
 
Nov
18
The Afterlife of Egyptian Kings
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Nov
16
Mummies and Martinis
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Nov
16
CANCELLED: The Gordion Cultural Heritage Program as Public Engagement
Thursday | 12:30 pm
 
Nov
13
Voices from Syria: A Conversation with Author Wendy Pearlman
Monday | 5:30 pm
 
Nov
12
Forever Chinatown and A Family Day
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Nov
12
The Musician’s Life
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Nov
04
The Evolutionary Genomic Dynamics of Peruvians Before, During, and After the Inca Empire
Saturday | 1:30 pm
 
Nov
02
The Religious Center of the City of Knossos: Excavations of a Plot in the Modern Village
Thursday | 5:30 pm
 
Nov
01
Object Histories: Inside Repatriation at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Wednesday | 7:00 pm
 
Nov
01
SOLD OUT: The Lost Cities of Ancient Egypt
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Oct
21
Of Scribes and Stables: Recent Discoveries in a New Kingdom Cemetery at South Abydos
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Oct
18
The Ancient Greeks and the Future of the Human Race
Wednesday | 5:00 pm
 
Oct
17
Travels of an Archaeologist: Finding a Sense of Place
Tuesday | 6:00 pm
 
Oct
08
The Darkside
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Oct
04
SOLD OUT: The Greek Polis: Imagining the Ideal City
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Sep
28
Mummies and Martinis
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Sep
28
Sketch Night
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Sep
16
New Discoveries from the 2016 and 2017 Excavations at Anubis-Mountain, South Abydos
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Aug
31
Science of a Psychopath: Identifying the American Ripper
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Jun
10
Maya Palaces in Ruins: Stephens’ and Catherwood’s Presentation of the Past
Saturday | 1:30 pm
 
Jun
07
Tomb Guardians: The Story of the Chinese Winged Lions in the Penn Museum
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Jun
06
The Destruction of Memory
Tuesday | 6:00 pm
 
May
17
Wined Through History
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
May
13
Muut Questions: Exploring Modern and Ancient Mayan Connections to Birds
Saturday | 1:30 pm
 
May
04
When Museums Tackle Tough Topics: Race, Science, and the Penn Museum
Thursday | 6:30 pm
 
May
04
Mummies and Martinis
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
May
03
Man-lions, “Blood-seed” Demons, and Wish-fulfilling Cows: Assorted Beings from the Indian Imagination
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
19
Star Trek Night - SOLD OUT
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
15
Safe Passage: Ancient Egyptian Vernacular Shrines in the Western Desert
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Apr
08
Twisted Records: Wari-style Khipus and What We Might Know about Them
Saturday | 1:30 pm
 
Apr
05
Beasts in the Night Sky: The Constellation Myths of Greece and Rome
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Apr
04
Preservation of Art and Culture in Times of War: Public Keynote Panel New Frontiers in the Protection of Cultural Heritage
Tuesday | 5:00 pm
 
Apr
04
Endangered Archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa
Tuesday | 12:30 pm
 
Mar
30
AIA Evening Lecture
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
18
Annual Korsyn Lecture: What’s New with King Tut?
Saturday | 3:30 pm
 
Mar
18
Tactile Trip Around the World
Saturday | 11:00 am
 
Mar
16
DIY Craft Night: Make, Shake, and Take: Sekere
Thursday | 6:30 pm
 
Mar
12
Irish Culture Program
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 
Mar
02
Mummies and Martinis
Thursday | 6:00 pm
 
Mar
02
Political Statements and Shifting Temporal Edges: Architectural Heritage for a Yugoslav Socialist City, 1951-1968
Thursday | 12:30 pm
 
Mar
01
Color between the Wines - Featured Artifacts: Shingon Buddhist Altarpieces
Wednesday | 6:30 pm
 
Mar
01
Underwater Panthers and Their Place in the Native American Cosmos
Wednesday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
24
Alcohol in the Ancient World Keynote Address
Friday | 6:00 pm
 
Feb
19
Giving to the Gods: Votives and Magic at Sardis, Turkey
Sunday | 2:00 pm
 

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