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Woodmere Art Museum

9201 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2618
+1 215-247-0476
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Small yet eclectic Philadelphia art museum

The Woodmere Art Museum focuses on local Philadelphia artists, but has quite a variety of exhibits... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cirthanis
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Excellent collection and shows

Smaller uncrowded museum featuring a fine collection of local artists and changing special... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Marvin G
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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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9201 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2618
Chestnut Hill
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Woodmere Art Museum focuses on local Philadelphia artists, but has quite a variety of exhibits, ranging from modern pieces to 18th-century portraits and some great Hudson River School paintings, and even an exhibition of art from a local elementary school! It's not large -...More

Thank cirthanis
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Smaller uncrowded museum featuring a fine collection of local artists and changing special exhibits. Parking on sight. Very good gift shop highlighting work by local crafters and jewelry. Lesser known gem in Phil. region.

Thank Marvin G
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Woodmere houses a treasure trove of Philadelphia Artistic History. Its soul purpose is to expose the general public to the lives of creative Philadelphians who have contributed their talents to record the city's history in uniquely artistic mediums. There is a permanent exhibition and there...More

Thank mgkmarkr
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We went specifically for the Jerry Pinkney exhibit - having met his daughter over breakfast at the Chestnut Hill Hotel! We were on our way home and stopped for a quick hello and stayed for an hour. We will go back to this spot. Sunday...More

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

WAM is a beautiful quaint museum! Very NIce program for African American History Month, I enjoyed the program with my entire family!

Thank Cyrene H
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Woodmere is not your typical art museum because it focuses on exhibiting the creative work produced exclusively by Philadelphia artists. By doing so, the museum not only tells the stories of these very talented individuals is also the history of Philadelphia. The museum has new...More

Thank mgkmarkr
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Woodmere to see the special exhibition of John Mosley photography which was fascinating. Through his great photos we learned a lot about Philadelphia and the Philadelphia African American community the 1940's to 1960's. We also viewed another fascinating exhibit showing "The Night Before...More

Thank crkoer
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This museum hardly looks like a museum. The museum is small but has a lot to offer. It's a nice place to go if you have an hour to spare. The museum has a multitude of exhibits. My favorite is a gallery walk at the...More

Thank ThatUsername
Reviewed 8 April 2016

It was so wonderful to see so many local artists of all ages. All the artists were either from Philadelphia or trained in the area. The building itself was wonderful and we also went on a Sunday which had free admission. This museum combined with...More

1  Thank Mary Jane W
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I am a life long resident of Philadelphia and thought I had seen most of this city's best attractions. However, I had never visited the Woodmere Art Museum until just last week. I had passed it many times but never stopped to see it. From...More

Thank Carol
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