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Events Calendar

Join us every day at 1 pm in the galleries for The Daily Dig, a 15-minute exploration of an extraordinary artifact.

November

Nov

3

A portion of the Catalan Atlas depicting a king on a throne.
Great Lecture Series

MANSA MUSA

A Revolutionary view of Education & Wealth In 14th Century Mali

Wednesday | November 3rd | 6:00 pm ET


Nov

7

Specialty Tours

The Stories We Wear Guided Tour

Sunday | November 7th | 1:00 pm ET


Nov

14

A woman in a headscarf, her hands clasped.
Films Virtual Event

Second Sunday Culture Film

Empty Desert

Sunday | November 14th | 2:00 pm ET


Nov

19

Kids & Family Events Virtual Event

Virtual Passport Day

Exploring Traditions in North America

Friday | November 19th | 11:00 am ET


Nov

19

Ancient Alcohol After Hours Beer Tour
Specialty Tours Virtual Event

Ancient Alcohol After Hours

Tour and Beer Tasting

Friday | November 19th | 6:00 pm ET


December

Dec

1

A photo of Emiliano Zapata on horseback.
Great Lecture Series

Emiliano Zapata From Many Angles

Wednesday | December 1st | 6:00 pm ET


Dec

7

Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Journey Around the World

Tuesday | December 7th | 11:00 am ET


Dec

17

Kids & Family Events Virtual Event

Virtual Passport Day

Celebrations of Light

Friday | December 17th | 11:00 am ET


January

Jan

4

Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Destination China

Tuesday | January 4th | 11:00 am ET


Jan

5

The front and back of the Narmer Palette depicting the unification of Upper and Lower Egypt.
Great Lecture Series

Narmer

The First King of Upper and Lower Egypt?

Wednesday | January 5th | 6:00 pm ET


Jan

9

A mixed media collage of reindeer on a bus with a man standing in the aisle with arms raised.
Films Virtual Event

Second Sunday Culture Film

Sámi Films

Sunday | January 9th | 2:00 pm ET


February

Feb

1

Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Destination Africa

Tuesday | February 1st | 11:00 am ET


Feb

2

A portrait of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.
Great Lecture Series

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s Indian Revolution

Fighting Caste, Gender, Sexuality and Forging a New Womanhood

Wednesday | February 2nd | 6:00 pm ET


Feb

13

Two stead people smiling to someone off camera, standing people surround them.
Films Virtual Event

Second Sunday Culture Film

On a Tightrope

Sunday | February 13th | 2:00 pm ET


March

Mar

1

Global Voyagers Virtual Event

Global Voyagers

Journey Around the World

Tuesday | March 1st | 11:00 am ET


Mar

2

A statue.
Great Lecture Series

Octavian, Mark Antony, and Cleopatra at the Battle of Actium

Wednesday | March 2nd | 6:00 pm ET


Mar

13

Specialty Tours

The Stories We Wear Guided Tour

Sunday | March 13th | 1:00 pm ET


Mar

13

A man climbing a tree branch high in the sky.
Films Virtual Event

Second Sunday Culture Film

Wild Honey

Sunday | March 13th | 2:00 pm ET