We will be closed on Monday for Labor Day. We will reopen Tuesday September 3rd with our regular semester hours: Monday-Friday 10:30-1:30.
A postcard arrived at the museum today from one of our wonderful student employees, Ali T. She's in Spain on exciting archaeological adventures!
Last week, conservators from the Penn Museum's Artifact Lab came to visit the museum and talk about conserving mummies. Here's a link to conservator Molly Gleeson's blog post on this fantastic study day. http://www.penn.museum/sites/artifactlab/2013/08/03/field-trip/
Field trip! | In the Artifact Lab
Field trip!Posted on August 3, 2013 by mollygleesonSometimes getting started on a conservation treatment requires getting out of the lab for a bit, so this week, my colleague Julie Lawson and I took a field trip down to Baltimore to visit the Johns Hopkins Archaeological Museum and chat mummy treatm…