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Events Calendar

Join us every day at 1 pm in the galleries for The Daily Dig, a 15-minute exploration of an extraordinary artifact.

Nov

30

At-Home Anthro LIVE Virtual Event

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Roots of Tradition: Corn, Beans, and Squash

Tuesday | November 30th | 1:00 pm ET


Nov

30

Adult Classes Virtual Event

The Deep Dig

The Archaeology of Gordion, Royal City of Midas - Part 4

Tuesday | November 30th | 6:30 pm ET


December

Dec

1

A photo of Emiliano Zapata on horseback.
Great Lecture Series

Emiliano Zapata From Many Angles

Wednesday | December 1st | 6:00 pm ET


Dec

2

Lectures Virtual Event

Imperialism, Colonialism, Reparations, and the “Universal” Museum

Penn Cultural Heritage Center Lecture

Thursday | December 2nd | 12:30 pm ET


Dec

7

Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Journey Around the World

Tuesday | December 7th | 11:00 am ET


Dec

7

At-Home Anthro LIVE Virtual Event

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Fashions of the Pharaoh

Tuesday | December 7th | 1:00 pm ET


Dec

7

Pyramids and a sphinx built in Minecraft.
History Alive Virtual Event

History Alive!

Mine the Museum

Tuesday | December 7th | 6:00 pm ET


Dec

13

Lectures Virtual Event

Science on Tap: Archaeology Without a Shovel

Investigating the Ancient City of Motya, Sicily

Monday | December 13th | 6:00 pm ET


Dec

14

At-Home Anthro LIVE Virtual Event

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Greek Vases

Tuesday | December 14th | 1:00 pm ET


Dec

17

An octagonal wooden navigational chart.
Kids & Family Events Virtual Event

Virtual Passport Day

Celebrations of Light

Friday | December 17th | 11:00 am ET


Dec

21

At-Home Anthro LIVE Virtual Event

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Celebrate Winter With Light!

Tuesday | December 21st | 1:00 pm ET


Dec

29

Visitors in coats looking at the Sphinx in the main entrance.
Global Adventures

Winter Break

Wednesday | December 29th | 11:00 am ET


Dec

29

A tour guide giving a tour to a group in a dark gallery, lit by flashlights.
Night Vision

Night Vision

Monsters, Myths, and Legends Flashlight Tour

Wednesday | December 29th | 6:30 pm ET


Dec

30

Global Adventures

Winter Break

Thursday | December 30th | 11:00 am ET


Dec

30

Night Vision

Night Vision

Monsters, Myths, and Legends Flashlight Tour

Thursday | December 30th | 6:30 pm ET


January

Jan

4

Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Destination China

Tuesday | January 4th | 11:00 am ET


Jan

5

The front and back of the Narmer Palette depicting the unification of Upper and Lower Egypt.
Great Lecture Series

Narmer

The First King of Upper and Lower Egypt?

Wednesday | January 5th | 6:00 pm ET


Jan

9

A mixed media collage of reindeer on a bus with a man standing in the aisle with arms raised.
Films Virtual Event

Second Sunday Culture Film

Sámi Films

Sunday | January 9th | 2:00 pm ET


Jan

19

The Cloisonné lions in the Rotunda at the Museum.
History Alive Virtual Event

History Alive!

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

Wednesday | January 19th | 6:00 pm ET


Jan

27

Lectures Virtual Event

Penn Lions

Henry Chow

Thursday | January 27th | 6:00 pm ET