Designed in the 1890s, our beautiful historic building located on the University of Pennsylvania’s campus is one of Philadelphia’s premier unique venues. Penn Museum is a 300,000 square-foot gem with exterior details including glass mosaics by the Tiffany Glass Company, sculptures by Alexander Stirling Calder, and marble medallions by John Ross of New York City. Stunning event space and priceless collections make the Penn Museum an unparalleled event experience!
“The venue is beautiful—everything we dreamed of for
“Breathtaking would be the one word I would use to describe my wedding at the Penn Museum.”
“Spacious, historical, incredible architecture and great design. On a beautiful day, there is no better place to marry!”
The Penn Museum takes its role as steward of our priceless collections and historic structure seriously. Every event is closely monitored by appropriate museum security personnel and systems to ensure the safety and preservation of the cultural, historic, and architectural materials on our premises.