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Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead

Philadelphia celebrates the Day of the Dead (or Día de los Muertos) at the Penn Museum, a center for cultural exploration. Traditional music, dance performances, storytelling, puppetry and crafts pack the family-friendly schedule, and the colorful altars are the stars of the show. The traditional Mexican holiday honors loved ones who have passed with upbeat celebrations.

Credit: Photo by M. Edlow for Visit Philadelphia®

Tags: Arts & Culture, Events, Holidays, Latino, Multicultural, Museums & Attractions

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