Events

Stolen Legacy: A Conversation with the Artist and Curator

Adult Events In partnership with internationally-renowned artist, composer, and educator Hannibal Lokumbe, the Penn Museum presents Stolen Legacy, a libretto and musical commentary on the removal of art from the […]

Second Sunday Culture Films: Wall Stories & The Calligrapher of Old Delhi

Penn Museum 3260 South St., Philadelphia, PA

The 2022-2023 culture film series Folklife, a joyful celebration of local folkways: writing, storytelling, visual arts, handcrafts, cuisine, and other forms of expression which make places and people distinctive and […]

Up Late With The Sphinx

Penn Museum 3260 South St., Philadelphia, PA

Calling all kids and families! Have you ever wanted to explore the museum galleries after dark? Join us during Up Late with the Sphinx for an evening filled with games […]

Great Lectures: Teotihuacan: Rome of the Ancient Americas

Penn Museum 3260 South St., Philadelphia, PA

Around 100 CE, a huge metropolis began to emerge in the Basin of Mexico, one the Aztecs would later call Teotihuacan, or “Birthplace of the Gods.” It quickly came to […]

Culture Fest! Celebrate Woman Artists and Creatives

Penn Museum 3260 South St., Philadelphia, PA

This full-day festival celebrates women and femme artists from around the world, featuring art and performances from some of the region’s best female artists and creatives. Honor the power and […]

Second Sunday Culture Films: Fugetsu-Do & Morkovcha

Penn Museum 3260 South St., Philadelphia, PA

The 2022-2023 culture film series Folklife, a joyful celebration of local folkways: writing, storytelling, visual arts, handcrafts, cuisine, and other forms of expression which make places and people distinctive and […]

Up Late with the Sphinx

Penn Museum 3260 South St., Philadelphia, PA

Calling all kids and families! Have you ever wanted to explore the museum galleries after dark? Join us during Up Late with the Sphinx for an evening filled with games […]