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Open today 10 am – 5 pm

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Mind & Mood Recharge

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First Wednesdays, our galleries and gardens transform into a sanctuary of self-care. Mind & Mood Recharge is a c...

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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Illustration of the outside of a painted cup.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Archaeological Artist Mary Louise Baker

Friday, Mar. 1

1:00 pm - 1:45 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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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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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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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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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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Wall painting of Queen Nefertari playing a board game

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Senet: Make and Play an Ancient Egyptian Board Game

Friday, Apr. 5

1:00 pm - 1:45 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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A mosaic of a dog.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Pets in Archaeology

Friday, Apr. 12

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

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A 3/4 finished woven tapestry.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Weaving with Recycled Materials

Friday, Apr. 19

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

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Three lacrosse sticks.

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Indigenous Games

Friday, Apr. 26

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET

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