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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2399
+1 215-763-8100
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Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed the exhibition of Michael Nichols wildlife photography on recent visit to Philadelphia. Well curated, beautifully displayed exhibit. We did not have time to explore the rest of the museum, but areas seen were clean, well displayed, and enjoyable.

Thank frvict
Reviewed yesterday

Well worth a visit, we went there early morning to avoid the crowds, you need to run up the steps and do the jump at the top. Good fun

Thank Ali B
Reviewed yesterday

What an awesome place! Enjoyed the walk while experiencing all the scenic views from the steps. Can't go to Philly without running the stairs.

Thank RobertsAda_Ohio
Reviewed yesterday

The ROCKY statue and the steps are always busy. Stand in line for photo with ROCKY and the guy at the head of the line wants to take your picture and sell Rocky tee shirts. Then he hits you up for money saying he is...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always enjoy a visit to the Philadelphia Art Museum.. First of all, it is absolutely beautiful and attractions & events are so informative & done impeccably.

Thank MACoulston
Reviewed 3 days ago

This large museum has an impressive collection of Impressionist paintings, and I spent most of my time looking at these, but there was so much more. I will definitely return to the museum on my next visit to Philadelphia.

Thank tele21
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Philadelphia Museum of Art offers one of the most amazing View of the Philadelphia. You gotta run the steps until the top like Rock Balboa!!!!!!!

Thank D_v_D_usa
Reviewed 1 week ago

1st off - Rocky is at the base of the stairs - you don't have to walk to the top! The Museum does have a selection of pieces from masters, but from the exterior, we really thought we would be inside for hours and it...More

Thank Lara A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife & I visited the Art museum this past weekend. Besides being very affordable it was an easy way to spend a few hours enjoying the art & relaxing. The collections are well worth the admission fee.

Thank Masi020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is well layer out and has something for everyone in their collections. Become a member for the price if 2 visits! The rotating collections they receive are on par with the finest museums around the world. When you become a little tired or...More

Thank lsg12
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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 Frequent001 | Reviewed this property |
Other than weekends and free days generally speaking the museum is not overly crowded at any other time.