Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology)

Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology)
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3260 South St. Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
      In the Artifact Lab: Conserving Egyptian Mummies
    • Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    • Part exhibition and part working laboratory, this exhibit allows visitors to see various archaeological tools and watch as conservators work on a wide array of Egyptian funerary objects. Staff will be opening their windows twice daily to answer visitor questions.
      Sex: A History in 30 Objects
    • Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    • Presented in conunction with the 2015-2016 Penn Humanities Forum on Sex, this exhibit offers a broad survey of how individuals from different eras and countries around the world have interpreted sexuality, gender and gender diversity through the millennia. Themes explored include "Love and Sex," "Beauty, Desire and Attraction," "Religion and Sex," "Gender Diversity," "Gender and Society" and "Initiation and Ceremony."
      Guided Gallery Tours
    • Saturday, December 5, 2015
    • The Museum offers guided gallery tours of select galleries during the weekend. Tours leave from the Daniel G. Kamin Entrance. Topics vary; see the website for details.