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William Glackens at
the Barnes Foundation

Comprehensive exhibition of influential painter and friend to Dr. Barnes

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art, barnes foundation, benjamin franklin parkway, events, exhibitions, fall events, museums, william glackens, winter events,
Body Worlds: Animal Inside Out at the Franklin Institute

A striking and rare look at the anatomy of the animal kingdom

222 N. 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: animals, benjamin franklin parkway, body worlds, events, exhibitions, fall events, franklin institute, museums, winter events,
Chocolate: The Exhibition at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Indulge your sweet tooth at an exhibit about everyone’s favorite candy

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, chocolate: the exhibition, exhibitions, exhibits, logan square, museums, the academy of natural sciences,
Great Tour of Philadelphia

Free, 12-hour walking tour past more than 200 city attractions

Starts at the National Constitution Center 525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center, Old City, Society Hill Tags: attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, events, fall events, great tour, great tour of philadelphia, historic philadelphia, market east, museums, old city, tours,
The Franklin Institute

One of the oldest and most beloved science museums in the country

222 N. 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin, family friendly, family friendly philadelphia, for kids, imax theater, logan square, museums, open mondays, parkway museums, philadelphia, philadelphia science museum, planetarium, science museums, the franklin, the franklin institute,
Terror Behind the Walls

Premier haunted house in Philadelphia’s historic prison

Eastern State Penitentiary N. 22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Fairmount Tags: eastern state penitentiary, halloween, museums, terror behind the walls, tours,
The Betsy Ross House

The birthplace of the American flag

239 Arch Street
The American Flag House and Betsy Ross Memorial
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: betsy ross house, historic attractions, historic houses, historic philadelphia, history, independence national historical park, museums, must see philadelphia, old city,
Bug Fest at the
Academy of Natural Sciences

Weekend celebration of the creepy, crawly world of insects

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: academy of natural sciences, benjamin franklin parkway, bug fest, drexel university, events, family friendly, museums, summer events,
Making A Classic Modern:
Frank Gehry’s Master Plan for
the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Learn more about the major renovation and expansion for the city’s iconic structure

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, events, exhibitions, frank gehry, making a classic modern, museums, philadelphia museum of art, renovation, summer events,
Bloomsday at the Rosenbach

A daylong celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

2008-2010 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square Tags: bloomsday at the rosenbach, events, festivals, libraries, museums, the rosenbach museum and library,
Schuylkill River Heritage Center at Phoenixville

A 120-year-old building repurposed to highlight Phoenixville’s Iron and Steel legacy

2 N. Main St.
Phoenixville, PA 19460

Neighborhood: Tags: attractions, chester county, museums, phoenix iron & steel, phoenixville, schuylkill river heritage center,
The Stoogeum

World’s only museum dedicated to Moe, Larry, Curly and even Shemp

904 SHEBLE LANE
AMBLER, PA 19477

Neighborhood: Tags: ambler, attractions, montgomery county, museums, the stoogeum, three stooges,
Granite Hill

A premier restaurant inside the Philadelphia Museum of Art

2601 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: dining, fairmount, granite hill, museums, philadelphia museum of art, restaurants,
Native American Voices:
The People—Here and Now

Challenging preconceptions of Native American culture at the Penn Museum

3260 South Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: University City Tags: events, exhibitions, history, museums, native american voices, penn museum, spring events, summer events, university of pennsylvania, winter events,
The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent

New and improved history near Independence Hall

15 South 7th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center, Old City Tags: atwater kent, franklin institute, historic philadelphia, history museums, john haviland, market east, museums, old city, philadelphia history museums, philadelphia museums, the philadelphia history museum,
Yinka Shonibare MBE: Magic Ladders
at the Barnes Foundation

Groundbreaking new exhibition examining history, race, slavery and commerce

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art museums, arts, barnes foundation, events, exhibitions, magic ladders, museums, winter events, yinka shonibare mbe,
Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Art Museum covers 10 acres and houses more than 300,000 works spanning 2,000 years

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Fairmount Tags: art museums, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, parkway museums, philadelphia, philadelphia museum of art,
Museum at the Chemical Heritage Foundation

Exploring the impact of science and technology

315 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Old City Tags: chemical heritage foundation, chf, historic philadelphia, making modernity, museums, old city, philadelphia museums, science museums,
Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia’s most artistic mile

Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: academy of natural sciences, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, must see philly, outdoors, philadelphia museum of art, rodin museum, the barnes foundation, the franklin institute, top picks,
KAWS @ PAFA

Influential pop artist transforms Historic Landmark Building

128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, events, exhibitions, fall events, kaws, logan square, museums, pafa, pennsylvania academy of the fine arts,
Barbara Chase-Riboud : The Malcolm X Steles

Massive works inspired by Malcolm X from Philadelphia-born artist

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, barbara chase riboud, events, exhibitions, malcolm x, museums, philadelphia museum of art, sculpture, with art,
The Snowy Day and the Art
of Ezra Jack Keats

First major exhibition in the U.S. for the acclaimed children’s book author

101 S. Independence Mall East Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: events, exhibitions, ezra jack keats, fall events, historic philadelphia, museums, national museum of american jewish history, old city, summer events, the snowy day,
Penn Museum

Unearthing the riches of the world’s cultural heritage

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: University City, West Tags: history museums, museums, penn museum, philadelphia, philadelphia museums, the university of pennsylvania museum of archaeology and anthropology, university city, university museums, university of pennsylvania,
Benjamin Franklin Museum

Revitalized museum dedicated to the life and legacy of America’s favorite Renaissance man

317 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: attractions, benjamin franklin, benjamin franklin house, ghost house, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, museums, old city,
Paul Robeson House Museum

Historic home of local Civil Rights leader

4951 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139

Neighborhood: Tags: african american, attractions, historic houses, history, museums, paul robeson, paul robeson house museum, spruce hill, west philadelphia,
New Africa Center/Muslim American Museum & Archive

First Western Islamic museum of its kind

4243 Lancaster Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: Tags: culture, history, museums, muslim american museum and archive, new africa center, religion, spruce hill,
Marvin Samson Center for the History of Pharmacy

Fill your history prescription

600 S. 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: Tags: history, history of pharmacy, marvin samson center, medical museums, museums, philadelphia college of pharmacy,
Ellen Powell Tiberino Memorial Museum of Contemporary Art

A hidden art oasis dedicated to a Philadelphia artist

3819 Hamilton St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: Tags: art, ellen powell tiberino memorial museum of contemporary art, museums, powelton village, west philadelphia,
Pizza Brain

The world’s first pizza museum

2313 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhood: Fishtown Tags: brian dwyer, dining, fishtown, museums, must see, pizza, pizza brain, pizza museum, restaurants,
The 1968 Exhibit at the
National Constitution Center

Experience the year that defined a generation

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Old City Tags: attractions, events, exhibitions, independence mall, museums, national constitution center, old city, spring events, summer events, the 1968 exhibit,
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