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Events Calendar

Open today 10 am – 5 pm

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The Deep Dig

What's Haute in Ancient Fashion?

Thursday, May. 2

6:30 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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Stone remains with carvings of people.

Penn Museum Asia Seminar

Buddhist Art

Saturday, Apr. 13

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET

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Painted mummy of a cow.

ARCE-PA Lecture

The Serapeum & Cattle Mummies

Saturday, Apr. 13

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm ET

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Ruins.

K-12 Archaeology Talk with Dr. Steve

Is Archaeology Really Like Indiana Jones?

Tuesday, Apr. 16

11:00 am - 12:00 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, Apr. 23

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

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Pylon of the Nubian Lion Temple at Naga, Sudan.

ARCE-PA Lecture

From the Green Sahara to Kushite Pharaohs

Saturday, May. 11

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm ET

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A mosaic of a bulldozer tearing down a neighborhood.

Science on Tap

Community Archaeology in the West Philadelphia Neighborhood of Black Bottom

Monday, May. 13

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET

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Excavations at a site.

Archaeology in Action

Daily Fare and Sacred Offerings in Classical Greece

Wednesday, May. 15

7:00 pm - 8:30 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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