Penn Museum Celebrates Year Of The Dog, Underdog At Annual Chinese New Year EventChinese culture was being celebrated at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology with music, dance and all sorts of demonstrations.
Positively Philadelphia: Penn Museum's Treasures Sale and Show"We have one-of-a-kind jewelry from designers around the country," says Dru Ellen Kolker, co-chair of the upcoming Treasures Show and Sale at the Penn Museum.
Penn Museum Unveils New Program For Teaching 7th Graders Interactively"Children sometimes recall facts, sometimes not; but they will always recall an experience," noted Philadelphia schools superintendent Williams Hite.
Top Exhibits To Visit This Summer In PhiladelphiaWhile everyone knows that Philadelphia is steeped in history, it's also been at the forefront of culture, arts and science. Here are five summer exhibits worth visiting.
Penn Anthropologist Thinks Cholera Fear Led To Main Line Murders 180 Years AgoThe remains of five Irish immigrants unearthed a decade ago near Paoli, Pa. were today transported to a cemetery for burial this coming Friday.
Penn Museum Display Highlights 'Normal' Objects From NYC 9/11 SiteA new exhibit at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology shows ordinary objects from the site of the former World Trade Center in a moving display about September 11th.
76ers Dancers Prepare For 11-Day Trip To ChinaTo get ready for an 11-day, NBA-sponsored trip to China, two of the Philadelphia 76ers Dancers are learning how to sign autographs in Chinese and perform a traditional Chinese dance.
Penn's Archaeology Museum Uses Replicas Of Chinese Mummies For NowTalks with China continue and the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is hoping the artifacts and mummies of the "Secrets of the Silk Road" exhibit will be allowed to be shown at the museum before heading back to China.