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Petra, Jordan: “The Rose-Red City Half as Old as Time”

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 |
7:00 PM – 7:45 PM ET

This is a virtual event.
The entrance to Petra, the facade of a two story palace cut directly into a cliff face.


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Members get an exclusive preview of our June Deep Dig course, Petra, Jordan: “The Rose-Red City Half as Old as Time,” which explores the ancient city of Petra, famous for its magnificent ruins and many archaeological mysteries. Learn the significance of this city and get insider access to a recent archeological excavation at Petra’s “Temple of the Winged Lions.”

Attend this preview to meet your instructor, Stephen “Dr. Steve” Phillips, Ph.D., Curatorial Research Coordinator in the Egyptian Section of the Penn Museum.

Whether you’re enrolled in the course or not, all members are welcome to a free taste of this exciting program!

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