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Recreating an Egyptian Palace Throne Room - CANCELED

Member Event

Friday, May 14, 2021 |
7:00PM - 8:00PM ET

This is a virtual event.
Conservation of an Egyptian monument.


Virtual Event - Penn Museum


With one of the largest collections of Egyptian and Nubian material in the United States, the Penn Museum has the exciting opportunity to revisit the collection and design new galleries to showcase the contributions and ingenuity of ancient Egyptian culture. Join us for a deep dive into the research, conservation, and unique problem solving involved in reconstructing the monumental pieces of the Palace Throne Room, an impactful feature of the new galleries.


  • Jessica Betz-Abel, Project Conservator
  • Kevin M. Cahail, Ph.D., Off-Site Collections Manager
  • Julia Commander, Sachs Egyptian Collections Conservator
Please note: This program is also part of the University of Pennsylvania’s Alumni Weekend programming. Penn alumni can also register through the Penn Alumni website.