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

Oct

23

A girl with face paint and traditional outfit performing a dance.
CultureFest!

CultureFest!

Día de los Muertos

Saturday | October 23rd | 11:00 am ET


Oct

23

Conferences

Settler Colonialism, Slavery, and the Problem of Decolonizing Museums

Day 4

Saturday | October 23rd | 12:00 pm ET


Oct

23

Global Guide Tours

Global Guide Tour

Mexico & Central America Gallery

Saturday | October 23rd | 2:30 pm ET


Oct

24

Guided Public Tours

Rome Gallery Tour

Sunday | October 24th | 11:00 am ET


Oct

24

Global Guide Tours

Global Guide Tour

Africa Galleries

Sunday | October 24th | 2:30 pm ET


Oct

26

A large, colorfully decorated altar for Dia de los Muertos
At-Home Anthro LIVE Virtual Event

At-Home Anthro LIVE

La Ofrenda: Elements of the Altar

Tuesday | October 26th | 1:00 pm ET


Oct

28

PM@PM

Eric & Lili’s Night at the Museum! - SOLD OUT

Drag queen archaeologists have taken over the Penn Museum!

Thursday | October 28th | 6:00 pm ET


Oct

28

PM@PM

Eric & Lili’s Night at the Museum! - SOLD OUT

Drag queen archaeologists have taken over the Penn Museum!

Thursday | October 28th | 8:00 pm ET


Oct

29

Global Guide Tours Virtual Event

Virtual Global Guide Tour

Asia Galleries

Friday | October 29th | 2:30 pm ET


Oct

30

Guided Public Tours

Middle East Galleries Tour

Saturday | October 30th | 11:00 am ET


Oct

30

Yaroub Al-Obaidi leading a tour
Global Guide Tours

Global Guide Tour

Middle East Galleries

Saturday | October 30th | 2:30 pm ET


Oct

31

Guided Public Tours

Middle East Galleries Tour

Sunday | October 31st | 11:00 am ET


Oct

31

Global Guide Tours

Global Guide Tour

Africa Galleries

Sunday | October 31st | 2:30 pm ET


November

Nov

2

The Native American Voices Gallery.
Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Indigenous North America

Tuesday | November 2nd | 11:00 am ET


Nov

2

At-Home Anthro LIVE Virtual Event

At-Home Anthro LIVE

Tools of Teamwork: Indigenous Games of the Americas

Tuesday | November 2nd | 1:00 pm ET


Nov

3

Member Events Virtual Event

Recreating an Egyptian Palace Throne Room

Wednesday | November 3rd | 12:00 pm ET


Nov

3

A portion of the Catalan Atlas depicting a king on a throne.
Great Lecture Series

MANSA MUSA

A Revolutionary view of Education & Wealth In 14th Century Mali

Wednesday | November 3rd | 6:00 pm ET


Nov

4

Lectures Virtual Event

Blue Shield Georgia and Its Work with the Heritage Community

Penn Cultural Heritage Center Lecture

Thursday | November 4th | 12:30 pm ET


Nov

5

Guided Public Tours

Graduate Guide Highlights Tour

Friday | November 5th | 11:00 am ET