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Woodmere Art Museum

9201 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA (Chestnut Hill)
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Ranked #149 of 288 attractions in Philadelphia
Type: Art Museums
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English first
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174 reviews 174 reviews
40 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 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
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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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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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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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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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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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