2021 Virtual Workshops in Archaeology

2021 Virtual Workshops in Archaeology

Saturday, October 30, 2021 Hidden Stories: Uncovering African American History Through Archaeology and Community Engagement The lives of African Americans prior to the 20th century are poorly documented in the historic record and frequently biased. In addition, the contributions of enslaved, indentured, and free African Americans are mostly missing from our history books and museum …

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Press Release: State Museum Presents Learn at Lunchtime

Press Release: State Museum Presents Learn at Lunchtime

Beginning Friday, February 5 at 12:15 PM, and repeating each Friday thereafter, The State Museum of Pennsylvania presents its popular Friday speaker’s series online. Virtual visitors will learn about Pennsylvania topics and museum collections by joining live conversations with curators, educators, colleagues and friends. The State Museum’s Learn at Lunchtime programs are free. Pre-register to join at …

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Virtual Learn at Lunchtime

Virtual Learn at Lunchtime

Connect with others and learn about our Commonwealth by joining The State Museum of Pennsylvania for our 2021 virtual Learn at Lunchtime programs every Friday at 12:15 pm. Virtual Learn at Lunchtime features a variety of captivating presentations and live conversations with educators, curators, colleagues, and friends about various Pennsylvania topics. Sessions will be presented …

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Explore

Explore

Whatever back-to-school looks like for your classroom, the State Museum of Pennsylvania has virtual educational resources to supplement your lessons and engage your students. Are you teaching about Pennsylvania? Watch, explore and send us your questions.   Have early learners? Check out our Curiosity Kids Programs

Explore! Art Explore! History Explore! Nature

Explore! Nature

Explore! virtual resources to explore more about nature! Watch, explore and send us your questions. Animal Signs Animal Winter Adaptations Conifers and Tree Slice Activity  Dendrochronology, the study of tree rings Ecological Restoration Emerald Ash Borer Groundhog     Pennsylvania Rocks Pennsylvania Songbirds Seasons Snowflakes Turkey Vernal Pools

Explore! Science Explore! Paleontology

Explore! Paleontology

Explore! virtual resources to explore more about paleontology! Watch, explore and send us your questions. 10 Questions about Paleontology with Dr. Steven Jasinski 6 Dinosaurs to Know 5 Things to Know about Paleontology 6 Things to Know About Dinosaurs Fossil Impressions & Casts Pre-Historic Animals

Explore! Pennsylvania State Symbols

Explore! Pennsylvania State Symbols

Explore! virtual resources to explore more about the State of Pennsylvania! Animals, plants and even a plane were selected to represent the Commonwealth. Watch, explore and send us your questions. How a symbol becomes official Pennsylvania State Flag State Aircraft: Piper Cub State Amphibian: Eastern Hellbender State Animal: White-tailed Deer State Beautification and Conservation Plant: …

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