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Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2399
+1 215-763-8100
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The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the cultural heart of a great city—the place for creative play, with a surprise around every corner. We have world-class collections, exhibitions, programs...and some well-known steps.
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2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2399
+1 215-763-8100
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While in Philly you must take some time to visit the museum. Very nice impressionist painting collection.

Thank Alberto13_13
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to locate & can’t missed the place as there’s streams of visitors. Lots of parking lots. From the carpark, there’s a bit of uphill but pretty pleasant walk to the museum. Museum offers good spread of artworks such as drawings, sculptures, and paintings. Recommend...More

Thank ContinentsExplorer
Reviewed yesterday

Visited in Summer of 2014. A must visit for anybody traveling to Philadelphia. Museum itself is a piece of art. The museum is a path setter for others. Displays and techniques are way ahead of anything I have seen at other places. U can take...More

Thank MikeChaudhry
Reviewed 3 days ago

A lot more than the Rocky Steps! Nice museum with well curated collection. Worth a visit if you are visiting Philly. Although the museum houses over 200 galleries spanning 2,000 years, unfortunately, it doesn’t have anything devoted to Egyptian or Romans. The architecture galleries and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

You absolutely must visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art, even if you're not an art enthusiast. This museum really does have something for everyone. So many different styles of art, and this place is enormous! And, you can take photos! Up close! Really fantastic place....More

Thank Erica S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Warning, its closed on Mondays! I didnt do enough research and went on a Monday only to have to turn around. The PMA has everything an art lover could want: ceramics, paintings, modern art exhibitions, history - plus dining and shopping. I am thinking of...More

Thank sallyrivers54
Reviewed 5 days ago

Being a lifetime fan of Rocky, it was awesome to come down here and run up the steps like Rocky did, or having to wait long in line to get a picture next to the Rocky statue. The only thing I'd be careful is there...More

Thank ash_skywalker10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Previously I had concentrated on Johnson's Collection of the French & American Impressionists. What a first class conglomeration! Johnson's 100 Year Collection to the PMA surprised me with its breadth, especially the Dutch contributions. We ended the day visiting Johnson's by visiting his permanent outstanding...More

Thank HonestPhilReviewer
Reviewed 1 week ago

필라델피아 방문시 반드시 거쳐야 할 장소입니다만 생각보다는 규모가 아주 크진 않았습니다. 물론 보고 싶은 것만 보더라도 최소 서너시간 이상 머물러야 하는 곳입니다만. * 입장권 2017년 12월 현재 성인 20달러며, senior 할인도 있고 시간에 따라 무료 혹은 자유로이 기부하고 입장할 수 있는 것도 있으니 홈페이지를 꼼꼼히...More

Thank JamesTheCho
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have many wonderful memories of the Art Museum as a young art student and as a college student. It has a huge range of historical art installations from antiquity to the contemporary. There are lots of events at the museum as well for all...More

Thank agentbey
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8 May 2017|
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Response from MrAntoineJ | Reviewed this property |
Not necessarily. The best bargain is Sundays, when you get in free, or pay what you like.
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23 April 2017|
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Response from zevb | Reviewed this property |
The museum charges general admission (all tickets are good for 2 days) You can go to any of the exhibits with the admission ticket. Adult: $20. Age 65+: $18. student: $14. children 13-18: $14. children age 12 and under... More
29 March 2017|
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Response from Frequent001 | Reviewed this property |
Other than weekends and free days generally speaking the museum is not overly crowded at any other time.