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The Deep Dig

Adult Classes

Grow your mind among Ivy League educators and industry professionals. Cultivate your curiosity about ancient history, exciting excavations, and cultural heritage connected to the Penn Museum's unparalleled collection and research. Each Deep Dig course consists of four live virtual classes led by Penn faculty and scholars, as well as other experts in the field, and includes access to digital readings, online archival research, and videos. No archaeology or anthropology background required; just bring your love for lifelong learning!

Deep Dig Events

A painting of an archaeologist inspecting a ruin.

The Deep Dig

Weird Archaeology

Thursdays | April 6-April 27 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm ET

A painting of an Assyrian palace throne room.

The Deep Dig

Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous: Ancient Near East

Thursdays | May 4-May 25 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm ET


Learning and Community Engagement Department