Welcome to the Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania. Over thirty historians in the standing faculty with a broad range of research specialties advance our understanding of the past.

Upcoming Events

Penn Economic History Forum

Creating a New Legal Form: The GmbH
Timothy Giunnane, Yale

Nov 8, 2019 at | College Hall 209

Russian History and Culture Workshop

Who Reads? Paper Politics and Goncharov's Public Circa 1880
Bella Grigoryan, Bryn Mawr

Nov 18, 2019 at | College Hall 209