Philadelphia Museum of Art and its collection

Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the largest art museum in Philadelphia, is a hub of diverse art collections from various periods and regions including Europe, America, and Asia. The museum welcomes approximately 800,000 visitors each year, making it a popular destination for art enthusiasts and tourists alike.

20th Century and Contemporary Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

The museum's collection of 20th-century art is notable, featuring significant works by renowned artists such as Marcel Duchamp, Constantin Brancusi, and Pablo Picasso. Additionally, the museum continues to expand its contemporary art collections, offering visitors a chance to explore the evolving world of art.

The Buildings of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

The museum's first building, designed in the Greek Revival style, opened in 1877 on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, a well-known avenue in downtown Philadelphia. Since then, other buildings have been added to the museum complex, including the nearby Rodin Museum, which boasts the world's second-largest Rodin collection, and the Perelman Building, which opened in 2007 across from the original building.

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Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway 2600
PA 19130 Philadelphia

Visitor information Philadelphia Museum of Art

Opening hours

10:00 – 17:00
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 20:45
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00

Sa-Su 10:00-17:00; Tu 10:00-17:00; We 10:00-20:45; Th 10:00-17:00; Fr 10:00-20:45


0 – 18Free


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

Benjamin Franklin Parkway 2600, Philadelphia

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