Monday, May 10, 2021
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
THE MUSEUM OPENS AGAIN
On Saturday 24 April, we will finally open the doors to our good and curious guests. Our staff is well on its way to sprucing up, putting up signs and getting ready for a safe and secure reopening.
Remember bandages and Coronapas.
Admission tickets must continue to be purchased in advance, and we will open ticket sales on Wednesday 21 April.
Buy admission tickets here.
// The museum re-opens April 24. Admission tickets must be purchased in advance. Please remember a face mask and your Corona passport.
What Should Museums Do With the Bones of the Enslaved?
As one museum has pledged to return skulls held in an infamous collection, others, including the Smithsonian, are reckoning with their own holdings of African-American remains.
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Penn Museum apologizes for its 'unethical' collection of human skulls and says it will repatriate remains of Black Philadelphians and others
- Stephan Salisbury The Philadelphia Inquirer (TNS)
- Apr 12, 2021
Friday, April 16, 2021
Museum exhibit spotlights military medical milestones
Author: Katie Peterson
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Groundbreaking Civil War Doctor Showcased
Monday, August 17, 2020
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Behind the Scenes: an Archivist Draws on Myriad Experiences
Below is an interview with Kristen Sosinski, Archivist in the Prints & Photographs Division at the Library of Congress.