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Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Address: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone Number: +1 215-763-8100
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Tue 10:00 - 17:00
Wed 10:00 - 20:45
Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri 10:00 - 20:45
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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As one of the largest museums in the United States, the Philadelphia Museum...

As one of the largest museums in the United States, the Philadelphia Museum of Art invites visitors from around the world to explore its renowned collections, acclaimed special exhibitions, and enriching programs, both in person and online. Rising majestically at the end of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Philadelphia Museum of Art stands as one of the great art institutions of the world. In the over 125 years since its founding, it has grown far beyond the limits originally set for it. Today, the Museum houses over 225,000 works of art encompassing some of the greatest achievements of human creativity, and offers a wealth of exhibitions and educational programs for a public of all ages.

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More than just a museum of Art

Heading along to the Museum of Art was the opportunity to tick off another sight whilst being back in Philadelphia, having only made it as far as the ‘Rocky Steps’ on my last... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Heading along to the Museum of Art was the opportunity to tick off another sight whilst being back in Philadelphia, having only made it as far as the ‘Rocky Steps’ on my last visit. I’ll admit to not being the greatest of art lovers, but I do know what I like and I do enjoy wandering around art museums for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited the Philadelphia museum with my wife and the boys 9 to 15. It was great experience and in particular the areas where different cultures and architecture environment are exhibited. It is a big museum and quite cheap so it is worth the visit. Plus the location in Philly makes it very nice to walk around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yes before you run up the steps like Rocky did be sure to see the famous Rock Statue at the foot of the stairs to the right as you look towards the museum. Once you make the run and are at the top look back and see an amazing view of the Philadelphia Skyline. Great works of art inside as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is a great place for visitors of Philadelphia and city residents both. I went as a visitor to the city on one of their "pay as you like" nights on Wednesday night. The staff was all very friendly that night and the museum as well as the surrounding area is beautiful even on a rainy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The collections of Monet and Renoir are fairly large, and absolutely brilliant. The rooms transported from abroad (Asia and Europe) are an interesting experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went with our teenaged sons and a friend on a PayWhatYouWish Wednesday. We all found something amazing to look at. European High Renaissance paintings, ancient Islamic carvings, modern-looking but centuries-old crystal from China, and Diana in the entryway. We barely skimmed the surface. We will go back again and again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a must see for me whenever I visit Philadelphia. I love the collection and it's easy to navigate. And it's in a great location.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a fabulous place to visit while in Pennsylvania. Overlooks the Syukcill River and Boat House Row. If your not aware the first Sunday every month is free. Just make a donation. You could spend days looking over everything. I love the religious art. This is a bucket list place to visit!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were originally planning just to have a look at the Rocky statue and the building to soak in the atmosphere since we were short on time, but since it was one of the hottest days my wife got really overheated and started to feel nauseous. We went inside just to get some A/C and the staff saw how bad... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been many times, but was happy to share the armor collection with my son and 6 year old grandson. The boy was hooked and wanted to see much more of this wonderful museum .

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