Penn Museum

3260 South St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104- Map It
(215) 898-4000

AAA Editor Notes

Penn Museum, 3260 South St. on the University of Pennsylvania urban campus, displays outstanding archeological and anthropological collections from around the world. Exhibits include artifacts from ancient Egypt, the Near East, Asia, Central America, North America, Mesopotamia and the Mediterranean. Visitors can see conservators at work on Egyptian mummies in an artifact lab. Special events are held throughout the year. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$15; $13 (ages 65+); $10 (ages 6-17 and students with ID); free (military with ID). Combination ticket with Mütter Museum of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia $26; $22 (ages 65+); $16 (ages 6-17, students and military with ID).
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 10-5 (also first Wed. of the month 5-8). Closed major holidays.