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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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  • Average3%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2399
+1 215-763-8100
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very beautiful museum with a great collection of art to fit most tastes. It was crowded when we were there but that didn't deter us. We spent several hours visiting the galleries but definitely could have stayed longer to see more. We...More

Thank travelingbeachbum00
Reviewed 2 days ago

While the first floor art is great, I found the real treasures to be on the second floor where vast spaces are dedicated to building such as a Japanese village and an ancient Monastery.

Thank AmherstNY1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing gallery. We recommend you do not miss this. So much to see, your ticket is valued on the next day too.

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful museum! It was my first time there and it was worth checking out. All of the classic artists, as well as more modern ones.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent the day here amazing place. We had great fun recreating the scene from rocky and ran up and down the steps several times.Go to philliadelphia it's amazing

Thank mandmas88
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped by at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for the Great Masters exhibit. The paintings are well presented with plenty of space. The variety of the painters in the show is exceptional. The biographies of the painters and their place in art history was...More

Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to visit the art museum to see the "Rocky" steps and statue. Unfortunately the "Made in America" festival meant that the steps were blocked off with no access. The back of the museum and the garden area were nice though.

Thank LiciaW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Admission is good for 2 days and includes admission to several other local art museums. The art collection was eclectic and interesting, even for the casual observer. Everything from medieival armor, tapestries, buildings, portraits, and sculptures. Our favorite exhibits were architectural, immersing you in the...More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is always something old & new to discover at The Philadrlphia Art Museum. I have visited multiple times per year for 34 years and I still haven’t seen it all. So, visit often and explore!

Thank LBabb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only does the Philadelphia Museum of Art have an excellent collection of art - covering Modern, European, American, and Asian - but the presentation of the art is probably the best of any museum that I've visited. Not only is there pretty art on...More

Thank Trent R
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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.