Our year-round programming reflects Wharton’s love of culture and the arts and includes live storytelling events, theater, music, and the popular Monday Lecture Series.

The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LECTURE
THIS LECTURE IS SOLD OUT Randall Fuller’s talk about his latest book, The Book That Changed America:[...]

The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm LECTURE
Randall Fuller’s talk about his latest book, The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution[...]

The Lady with the Borzoi: Blanche Knopf and her Unlikely Friendship with H.L. Mencken

Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LECTURE
THIS LECTURE IS SOLD OUT Laura Claridge’s biography of iconic publisher Blanche Knopf, The Lady[...]

The Lady with the Borzoi: Blanche Knopf and her Unlikely Friendship with H.L. Mencken

Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm LECTURE
Laura Claridge’s biography of iconic publisher Blanche Knopf, The Lady with the Borzoi, recounts the untold[...]

Forty Years with Villa I Tatti

Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm LECTURE
Villa I Tatti is the Florentine estate where the famed art historian Bernard Berenson and[...]

Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady

Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LECTURE
THIS LECTURE IS SOLD OUT Susan Quinn will discuss her biography, Eleanor and Hick: The Love[...]

Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady

Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm LECTURE
Susan Quinn will discuss her biography, Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped A First[...]

Ernest Hemingway: A Biography

Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LECTURE
THIS LECTURE IS SOLD OUT Mary V. Dearborn’s much anticipated lecture at The Mount will feature[...]

Ernest Hemingway: A Biography

Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm LECTURE
Mary V. Dearborn’s much anticipated lecture at The Mount will feature her latest book, Ernest Hemingway: A[...]

Picturing Frederick Douglass: An Illustrated Biography of the Nineteenth Century’s Most Photographed American

Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LECTURE
THIS LECTURE IS SOLD OUT John Stauffer concludes our lecture series with a talk based on[...]

Picturing Frederick Douglass: An Illustrated Biography of the Nineteenth Century’s Most Photographed American

Aug 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm LECTURE
John Stauffer concludes our lecture series with a talk based on his latest book, Picturing Frederick Douglass:[...]

Sally Bedell Smith’s Prince Charles

Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm LECTURE
Celebrated royal writer Sally Bedell Smith discusses her New York Times best-selling biography, Prince Charles:[...]