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

Financing Urban Poor Relief in Early Modern Scotland
Margo Todd, University of Pennsylvania

Feb 21, 2020 at | College Hall 209

Penn Economic History Forum

Banking Markets Integration in the Russian Empire from the 1870s to 1910s
Stefan Link, Dartmouth

Mar 27, 2020 at | College Hall 205 **PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN LOCATION**