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Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2399
+1 215-763-8100
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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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2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2399
+1 215-763-8100
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Reviewed yesterday

Was restricted for time so only got to spend 2 hours there, but was impressed with what I did see, which was the superb Wild exhibition (must see) by Michael Nichols and the European Art/Modern Art from 1800 through today including Monet, Van Gogh's Sunflowers...More

Thank Nick_PerthAU
Reviewed yesterday

In search of the Rocky Statue, we found it at e base of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. No longer situated at the top of the steps, it now is located just to the rights of the staircase. However, when at the Museum, all able...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was an amazing art museum, I have been there as a child and returned as an adult with my three children. Ages 14,13 and 10. We went in the morning and spent 2 1/2 hours in the exhibits and went back in the afternoon...More

Thank Trokpie67
Reviewed 2 days ago

Came to Philly to see the Impressionist Collection at this museum. They have a nice mix of artists but very unique Monet and Van Gogh paintings. They also have some great Pisarro, Seurat, Renoir etc. and one very well known Dali. This place is worth...More

Thank Art C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did not actually go into the museum but what we saw from the outside was impressive. Structures in and around this formidable building were inspiring. It wasn't on the agenda for today but definitely on another visit. The building is massive.

Thank Carlo C
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was 94, but I just had to run up them as fast as you can. All fans then know what I did at at top of the steps.. Great location and a must if your here.

Thank Tandil19
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes, it's a hassle to get into the city but it is worth it to see this museum. There are always interesting exhibits in quite a variety of mediums, even neon this visit.

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 3 days ago

Although I am not an artsy person, my wife, our two children and I truly enjoyed the museums exhibits and history. The museum is located near Schuylkill river and offers fantastic views of Philly skyline directly from atop the Rocky's steps. Nearby riverfront is great...More

Thank Ljudevit P
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been to Philly many times, yet this was the first time I wandered into the Art Museum. There were so many famous works and stunning pieces that I could stare at all day! The staff was AMAZING and so helpful! The guided tours are...More

Thank maddieschindele
Reviewed 4 days ago

Philadelphia Museum of Art is an amazing building architecturally. It also has great paintings and different exhibits. Definitely a place to go for Philadelphians and tourists

Thank lisa m
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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.
Victoria D
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 Janspar | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I really can't answer that. In my experience though, right when a gallery or museum opens is usually the best time and then again around 5pm. Tours usually show up around 10am and most people will be heading off to... More