Penn Museum

Dancers during CultureFest at Penn Museum.
Courtesy of Penn Museum
Holli Stephens
February 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
Love is in the air this weekend. Spend it with someone you care about and plan it out using The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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Hanukkah lights at Boathouse Row
City of Philadelphia
Rachel Kurland
December 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
Christmas has come and gone, but the holiday season is far from over. Use The KYW To-Do List — your guide for all things to do this weekend in Philly — to help plan your outings with the family.
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Items on sale at the Philadelphia Museum of Art's new gift shop
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Lauren Lipton
December 08, 2019 - 4:30 am
If you're looking for some unique holiday gifts, why not check out the many museums in the area that have exciting gift shops? Read more here.
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Broadway Philadelphia's Hamilton
Joan Marcus
Holli Stephens
November 15, 2019 - 4:45 am
Philadelphia is already the place to explore chronicles of yesteryear, but centuries of history — from Egypt and back — will be the center of attention this weekend. For a taste of bygone times and much more to come, scroll through The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philly and...
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Sphinx Gallery
Julianna Whalen
Mark Abrams
November 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
It's a grand reopening weekend for the Penn Museum in University City, where refurbished galleries and an iconic figure in the museum's collection are sure to be a big draw. Read more here.
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Mutt Strut
Katie McMenamin Photography
Holli Stephens
October 25, 2019 - 5:00 am
Philadelphia knows how to celebrate Halloween. Check out some of our favorite haunts around the city and the suburbs in this weekend’s edition of The KYW To-Do List.
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Independence Seaport Museum
Courtesy of Independence Seaport Museum
Kim Glovas
September 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
Museum lovers can take full advantage of history, culture and art on Saturday — all for free. Read more here about the 15th annual Museum Day, hosted by Smithsonian magazine.
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The largest Sphinx in the Western Hemisphere has a new home tonight. It's still at the Penn Museum in Philadelphia.
Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
June 12, 2019 - 6:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The largest Sphinx in the Western Hemisphere has a new home Wednesday night. It's still at the Penn Museum in Philadelphia, but the colossal Egyptian artifact was moved to a front-and-center spot set to be opened later this year, and the journey was a monumental...
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Penn Museum is piloting a new program that gives visitors a personalized look into ancient artifacts and caretaking from the perspective of a museum specialist.
Shara Dae Howard/KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
December 03, 2018 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Penn Museum is piloting a new program that gives visitors a personalized look into ancient artifacts and caretaking from the perspective of a museum specialist. "This short free program gives everyone as a visitor a sound bite about what they're working on and their...
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