Prepare For Your Visit

Last Updated August 2021

Use the information below to prepare your students and chaperones to make the most of your field trip.

The East Entrance of the museum.

Trip Tips


Please alert the Learning and Public Engagement Department to any accommodations needed to make your visit accessible. For more information about gallery closures, directions and parking, and accessibility accommodations, visit our Accessibility page.

If you require any accessibility accommodations, such as audio description or a sign language interpreter, please get in touch with us at 215.746.6774 or education@pennmuseum.org. Please note, we require at least 48 hours’ notice. If you notify us within 48 hours of visiting, we won’t be able to secure the appropriate accommodations.


Spaces are available for groups to eat lunch at the Museum, but availability is limited. Spaces are reserved for one group or school at a time. Please reserve lunch space upon booking your visit.

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