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The Deep Dig

Adult Classes

Grow your mind among Ivy League educators and industry professionals. Cultivate your curiosity about ancient history, exciting excavations, and cultural heritage connected to the Penn Museum's unparalleled collection and research. Each Deep Dig course consists of four live virtual classes led by Penn faculty and scholars, as well as other experts in the field, and includes access to digital readings, online archival research, and videos. No archaeology or anthropology background required; just bring your love for lifelong learning!

Deep Dig Events

Robert Wittman on the steps of an art museum at night, his back facing the camera.

The Deep Dig

Rescuing Priceless Treasures with Robert Wittman

Thursdays | September 8-September 29 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm ET

Relief from a statue base of an incense burner, supported by the upper body of a humanoid figure and flanked by lions.

The Deep Dig

Building Buddhism in Medieval China

Thursdays | October 6-October 27 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm ET

Depiction of a voyage found on a piece of ancient pottery.

The Deep Dig

Heroic Voyages

Thursdays | November 3-December 1 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm ET


Contact

Learning and Community Engagement Department
215.898.2680