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Woodmere Art Museum

Address: 9201 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19118 (Chestnut Hill)
Phone Number: 215-247-0476
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Ranked #150 of 262 Attractions in Philadelphia
Type: Art Museums, Museums
Attraction details
Type: Art Museums, Museums
Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 8:45 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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English first
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220 reviews 220 reviews
55 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Sundays are free at Woodmere, located about 20 minutes from center city on the fringes of Fairmount Park. Currently on display are many works by women and some fine Hudson River School pieces. The museum began in a home with wonderful architectural features and stained glass, and a clean contemporary rotunda was added. This is not one of those huge... More 

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Norrisown Pa
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Took my 4 yr. old. gran. Told only could see 1 room - the childrens projects that were done. Everything else inside was off limits to us. Disappointing.

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Southern NJ
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311 reviews 311 reviews
89 attraction reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

We read about the Woodmere Art Museum in a Philadelphia Inquirer article that featured the Philip Jamison watercolors, so we decided to visit the Woodmere. Unfortunately, as interesting as they were, the watercolors comprised only one small room of the museum. We weren't that keen on the new acquisitions. The architecture of the building itself is interesting, including the chandelier... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Friday evenings from 6 to 8 sept to dec. offer the most wonderful musical venues. for $20.00 ($10.00 for members) jazz and blues type of musicians perform in the gallery with amazing acoustics.. included are two glasses of wine and 2 cups of nibbles. a great way to spend a Friday evening.... at break time the gallery is open for... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012 via mobile

Went to Woodmeer for Friday nite jazz series. I was apprehensive at first but was pleasantly surprised with the quality of the music, the uniqueness of the art & the fine hospitality. Check it out on Friday evenings @ 6🎶

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cherry hill,nj
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187 reviews 187 reviews
50 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2011

The museum is worth a trip. The art is good and the building is grand. The museum store is excellent.

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