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Penn Museum and Penn Cultural Heritage Center

My son invited me to celebrate Mother’s Day in “the city”, which in our case means Philadelphia. This is where we went:

Penn Museum

I highly recommend both the Penn Museum and this special exhibit! 185 more words

PENN Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology

If you happen to find yourself in Philadelphia, please do yourself a great favor and visit one of the world’s most remarkable museums the PENN Museum Archaeology and Anthropology… 522 more words

Roman Empire

New Exhibit At Penn Museum To Showcase Artifacts From Iraq, Syria

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A new exhibit will soon open at the Penn Museum, and CBS3 gained exclusive, first access to what is inside.

It’s called Cultures in the Crossfire, and it showcases more than 50 items from Iraq and Syria. 216 more words


Philly Touch Tours Training: Developing Tours for Visitors with Vision Loss

At the Wharton Esherick Museum we encourage you to reach out and feel the edge of the Drop Leaf Desk or the elegant post of the… 577 more words

Philly.com: Penn Museum launches website featuring collection, films, lectures

From Philly .com: Penn Museum launches website featuring collection, films, lectures. “Perhaps the most interesting and unusual aspect of the vast project is a section of the website featuring archival footage documenting museum expeditions and projects. 60 more words

New Resources

American Runic Tour 2016

The aim of Myths of the Rune Stone: Viking Martyrs and the Birthplace of America is to tell the story of how the Kensington Rune Stone emerged as sacred, civic totem that embodied the aspirations and anxieties of Minnesotans in the twentieth century. 656 more words


Fall '16 MCOM Independent Study Projects

One of the many strengths of the Museum Communication program is the professional or “in the field” learning opportunities offered to students. These include independent study, internship, and thesis capstone supervised, site-based professional development and hands-on learning opportunities. 508 more words

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