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Penn Museum’s 26th Annual Celebration of African Cultures

Penn Museum’s 26th Annual Celebration of African Cultures
Saturday, February 28, 11:00am – 4:00 pm

PHILADEPHIA, PA—African melodies and moves, along with tales, proverbs, artifacts, crafts, and cuisine from cultural traditions spanning the African continent, come together at the Penn Museum’s annual… 707 more words

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This Weekend in Philly, January 9th - 11th

The weather may be freezing but Philly is hot – we were just named to the New York Times list of 52 Places to Go in 2015.  118 more words

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Penn Museum Welcomes in the Year of the Sheep at the 34th Annual Chinese New Year Celebration

Penn Museum Welcomes in the Year of the Sheep
at the 34th Annual Chinese New Year Celebration

Saturday, January 31, 2015

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1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015… 1,458 more words

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Chicago Scientists Open Egyptian Mummy Coffin

CHICAGO (AP) – Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax. 544 more words

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Peace around the World Holiday Celebration Dec. 6 at the Penn Museum

19th Annual Peace around the World: Free Family Holiday Celebration at  the Penn Museum
Saturday, December 6, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

“Peace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be there. 947 more words

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Penn Museum Hosts Mexican Observance Of Day Of The Dead Holiday

By Mark Abrams

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Penn Museum in University City will once again host the Mexican Day of the Dead celebration this weekend.Ana Flores, executive director of the Mexican Cultural Center of Philadelphia, is preparing a seven-tier altar to mark the holiday during which families recall their deceased loved ones. 238 more words

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