Tune in to Rise of the City: Great Lecture Series

If you're waiting for the new fall TV lineup and you're sick of re-streaming the same old shows, why not explore the latest lecture series from the Penn Museum, Rise of the City? This nine part series explores the development of ancient cities, including the Mayan garden cities and the lost civilizations of Egypt. Each episode is about an hour long.

If you're interested in exploring history, check out our research guide. You can also search our catalog to find materials about the history of ancient cities. Need help finding what you're looking for? Ask a librarian!

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