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Summer hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9am-4pm.

CLOSED August 14 - 25.

Fall 2017 Program Preview

Libations with Leidy - Happy Hour and Open House

Friday, September 8th, 5-7 PM

New Perspectives on Historic Collections - Research projects by the 2016-17 Temple-Wagner Humanities & Arts Fellows

Thursday, September 28th, presentations at 6 PM followed by a reception in the museum

Archives Month Philly - 5th Annual Lantern Slide Salon

Thursday, October 12th, 6-8 PM in the Wagner's historic lecture hall

Wagner on the Weekend - Spooky Creature Feature

Saturday, October 21st, 12-4 PM

Weeknights at the Wagner - Empire of the Living Dead: The Scientific History of Peruvian Mummies with Christopher Heaney, Pennsylvania State University

Wednesday, October 25th, 6-7:30 PM

Evening with an Expert - Fossils with Jason Downs, Delaware Valley University

Thursday, November 2nd, 5:30-7:30 PM

Tickets required; $30 ($20 for Wagner members)

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Our National Historic Landmark building opened on May 11, 1865.

Learn about the history of our building when you visit with our

first scavenger hunt for adults.

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Science on Tap - a monthly science café that features a brief, informal presentation by a scientist or other expert followed by lively conversation. Held at National Mechanics Bar and Restaurant.

Wagner Free Poetry - a project developed by poet CAConrad and the Wagner.

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