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Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Set within a lively urban neighborhood, commanding a spectacular view of Fairmount Park, and just across the street from the main Museum building, the Perelman Building galleries and study centers showcase some of the Museum's most comprehensive...more
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2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
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Reviewed yesterday

I highly recommend the docent tours. The highly trained tour guides give fascinating details about the history behind the art and the artists.

Thank Megan-FancyFree
Reviewed 2 days ago

I would recommend to visit that beautiful architectural structure containing very nice piece of art all listing the name of the artist as well as the title of the painting.

Thank seliyakim
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped for the Rocky Statue photo op and stair climb only (photos taken and moved on, didn't go in). Beware of people who try to bond with you near the place where Rocky stood (marked by a placeholder in ground), offer to take your...More

Thank tgr333
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great period rooms with architectural displays spanning a range of cultures and eras. Enjoyed the visit very much but the museum is a bit on the older side in terms of lighting, set up and displays. New York, Chicago, and Boston have all added newer...More

Thank Travelpurple
Reviewed 3 days ago

There was art of course, which was good. Also glimpses into the past with furniture & utensil displays. Fun to guess what they were! It was obvious that the guides love the items in the museum. They want to protect & share the beauty.

Thank 120Debra
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes it the same ones Rocky did. Ok he did seven, the stunt double did the whole stair case. If you just want to see the Rocky statue, don’t run up the stairs, it on the right under the trees. Turn around and great view...More

Thank Harold D
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a place you can visit daily and not get tired or bored. Well, maybe tired, because it's a lot of walking. But always a great education and entertaining. Love it!

Thank John52342
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's a pretty big museum with well organized sections dedicated to different eras. A little bit of everything.

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum has a wonderful collection of famous pieces of art. They are well displayed and information about each is available.

Thank doctorj6
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing collection of early European art, along with recreated rooms from around the world from Japanese tea houses to English drawing rooms. How did they move those plaster ceilings intact?? And al of these spaces are hung with sublime works of art from medieval to...More

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Sunset04
June 10, 2018|
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Response from flyn318 | Reviewed this property |
If you use the entrance area after you come up from the underground parking which has an elevator,I believe I noticed a handicapped ramp to enter to use for entrance to the main section where you buy tickets as well as other... More
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Sunset04
June 10, 2018|
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Response from Thomas I | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I think these are quite good. I don't know how to access this without going up the steps but it was shown to be around the back
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Geoff L
February 26, 2018|
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Response from Mlarsen880 | Reviewed this property |
Web site is usually current, it changes due to weather and other incidents, I would check frequently
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