The Penn Museum has a colossal granite sphinx, weighing 15 tons, on display. Over 3,000 years old, the sphinx has inscriptions in hieroglyphs of the famous pharaoh Ramses II (Ramses the Great) who reigned ca. 1200 BCE.
AT-HOME ANTHRO LIVE
Bring your natural curiosity and craftiness into FREE live learning sessions by Penn Museum educators! Join these free 30-minute sessions to dig deeper into world cultures, archaeology, or anthropology with demonstrations of hands-on projects you can try at home!