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Our renowned collection tells a multifaceted story of the human experience—a story that holds unique meaning for everyone. We look forward to seeing you soon!

$18 Adult
$16 Senior (65 and over)
$13 Youth (6-17) and College Student*
FREE Children (5 and under)
FREE Members Join Today
FREE Penn Faculty, Staff, and Student

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What's Happening July 24, 2024

These onsite events are included with Museum admission. Visit our Calendar of Events for a full line-up of events, including virtual, after-hours, and more.

11:00 AM - 3:00 PMSummer Wonder
All-day activities for kids and families, with a story time at 1:00 PM.
1:00 PM - 1:15 PMThe Daily Dig Pop-Up Talk
A 15-minute pop-up talk about one extraordinary artifact from our collection.

Select a Time

A one-hour admission window is allotted per timed ticket. Guests may enter the Museum at any time during that window and explore the galleries at their own pace.

Members Visit Free

Members receive unlimited year-round admission, discounts or free access to our most popular programs, and invitations to exclusive experiences with our curators and Museum leaders.

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Ways to Save

The Penn Museum is pleased to offer complimentary or discounted admission for the following groups. Tickets must be reserved with ID in person, and can not be reserved online.

Complimentary admission:

  • PennCard holders (Penn faculty, staff, and students)
  • Active U.S. military personnel and veterans
  • Teachers

$2 admission for ACCESS and EBT card holders.

*Free Admission for teens and college students

  • Teens (13-19) Tuesday-Friday, 3:00-5:00 pm; all day Saturday-Sunday, 10:00 am-5:00 pm. Walk up and mention birthdate, zip code, and the school you attend.
  • College students Tuesday-Friday, 3:00-5:00pm. Walk up and show your college ID.

Blue Star

Free admission for families (up to 5 members) of active-duty U.S. military personnel, including National Guard and Reserve from Armed Forces Day (May 18, 2024) to Labor Day (September 2, 2024). Walk up and show your military ID.

One Ticket, Two Museums

The Penn Museum and the Mütter Museum offer a Dual Admission Ticket to visit both museums at a reduced rate. The Dual Admission Ticket must be purchased in-person at either location and cannot be reserved online.

  • Adult $31
  • Senior* $27
  • Student*, Youth (6-17) $21

*requires valid ID

Special Offers from our Public Transit Partners

Check out the SEPTA trip planner to plan your route and find out about admission discounts at SEPTA PassPerks.

Community Library Pass

Library card holders in good standing can visit the Penn Museum with the Community Library Pass, which provides complimentary admission for 2 adults and any household children under the age of 18. Museum pass lending policies and availability vary by location, so please call or visit your library for more information.