Start here—for a world of adventure
Open your mind and world as you globetrot in a day.
From festivals and after-hours happenings to classes and talks, we have something for all ages—all year round.
Saturday, Oct. 21
Access collections that document global human history. Learn more about stewardship, study, and care of these materials.
We embrace interdisciplinary and collaborative research, centering innovation and cultural heritage.
We spark imaginations through inclusive, accessible educational initiatives within and beyond our gallery walls.
Unpacking the Past
There are worlds to experience at the Penn Museum and members get the best access.
Help us share the power of our common human history.
Our vision is to transform understanding of our common human experience.
Open Tuesday–Sunday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays
We look forward to welcoming you! Your safety remains our top priority. Before you visit, please review our updated safety guidelines, following current mandates and policies from the City of Philadelphia. Booking ahead is strongly encouraged.
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World adventure all year round with festivals, classes, talks, tours, and after-hour happenings-there's something for all ages.
Go with a guide and dig deeper into the history, ongoing research, and vibrant stories within the Penn Museum's world-renowned collections.