The Penn Museum’s popular World Culture Days series is designed to introduce visitors of all ages to the rich cultural traditions found throughout the Museum’s galleries and, indeed, throughout the world. All World Culture Days are FREE with Museum admission.
Join a Penn Museum educator every second Sunday of the month from September-April to learn new perspectives about ancient and contemporary cultures through hands-on activities. Each Workshop includes a craft, touchable artifacts, and gallery activities. All activities are free with admission donation. Attendees may drop in anytime between 1:00pm - 4:00pm to participate in the Workshop.
Young children (ages 3–6) and their favorite grownups are invited to explore the Penn Museum's galleries through stories, crafts and play. Every month features a different craft and interactive story. Gallery Romps are free with Museum admission. Each workshop is limited to 25 people and purchasing tickets before the program date is encouraged. Members at the Household level and above receive free admission. Penn Card holders also receive free admission.
Celebrating over ten years of engaging children with summer fun and learning through Penn Museum’s world-renowned collections.
Penn Museum's Summer Wonder Wednesday morning series celebrates the diversity of the world's cultures with eight weeks of performance art.
Penn Museum's Summer Wonder Wednesday morning series features a fun and diverse lineup of performances and demonstrations perfect for children ages 6 to 13 and the whole family. Enjoy international music, learn traditional Native American dance, hear stories about ancient Greek mythology, and more! Programs run from 11 am to noon, leaving time to visit the Museum!