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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,
The Thinker

Rodin’s iconic statue sits in quiet reflection on the Parkway

Benjamin Franklin Parkway and 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19101

Neighborhood: Tags: arts, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, outdoors, public art, rodin museum, the thinker, with art,
Lenfest Plaza

Your gateway to Philadelphia’s vibrant art scene

118-128 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Tags: art, attractions, claes oldenburg, lenfest plaza, museums, outdoors, pafa, paint torch, pennsylvania academy of fine arts,
Philadelphia Pass

Your personal tour guide to over 35 city attractions

6th & Market Streets
(Various Locations)
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Tags: attractions, guides, museums, philadelphia pass, tour, tours,
CityPASS Philadelphia

Save on Philadelphia’s most popular attractions

1 North Independence Mall W
(Available at Various Locations)
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City, Fairmount Tags: city pass, citypass, discounts, museums, philadelphia, special offers, tours,
National Museum of American Jewish History

Preserving and interpreting the American Jewish experience

101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: architecture, attractions, center city, congregation mikveh israel, historic philadelphia, independence mall, jewish museums, judaica, museums, national museum of american jewish history, old city, sacred places,
National Constitution Center

The world’s only museum dedicated to the U.S. Constitution

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: american constitution, art of the american soldier, exhibitions, family friendly, for kids, historic attractions, historic district, historic philadelphia, history, independence mall, independence national historical park, museums, national constitution center, ncc, old city, open mondays, philadelphia museums, political history,
Please Touch Museum

Where kids ages 1 – 7 are boss

4231 Avenue of the Republic
Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park Tags: attractions, carousel, fairmount park, family friendly, family friendly philadelphia, for kids, memorial hall, museums, philadelphia, philadelphia childrens museum, please touch museum,
Rodeph Shalom Synagogue

A 1920s-era architectural marvel and home to the Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art

615 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Spring Garden Tags: architecture, broad street, free, free museums, museums, philadelphia, sacred place, synagogue,
Institute of Contemporary Art

Museum introducing provocative contemporary artists for more than 40 years

118 S. 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: West, University City Tags: arts, galleries, ica, institute of contemporary art, museums, philadelphia county, university city,
Fireman’s Hall

The history of firefighting in an old firehouse

147 N. 2nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: fireman's hall, historic district, historic philadelphia, museums, old city, philadelphia county,
Museum of Mourning Art

A cemetery uncovers the history and culture of grief

2900 State Road
Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Neighborhood: Tags: delaware county, drexel hill, museum of mourning art, museums,
Lemon Hill

Founding father Robert Morris’ hilltop estate

Sedgley Drive and Lemon Hill Drive
East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Fairmount Tags: architecture, arts and culture, bicycling, gardens, geocachingorienteering, hiking, historic attractions, jogging, lemon hill, museums, outdoor historic sites, outdoors, picnicking, running, walking,
Waynesborough

Home of Revolutionary War’s General “Mad” Anthony Wayne

2049 Waynesborough Rd.
Paoli, PA 19301

Neighborhood: Tags: architectural interest, chester county, colonial, for kids, historic attractions, historic battlefields, historic houses, history, military museums, museums, philadelphia and the countryside, waynesborough,
Wagner Free Institute of Science

An unusual natural science and history museum in its original Victorian setting.

1700 West Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad Tags: architectural interest, center city, history museums, museums, museums with art, natural history, science and medical museums, the wagner free institute of science,
Stephen Girard Collection

The treasures of a man of good taste and good deeds

2101 South College Avenue
Girard College
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Fairmount Tags: architectural interest, center city museums, heritage museums, historic attractions: architectural interest, history museums, multicultural, museums, museums with art, natural history, science and medical museums, philadelphia,
Shoe Museum

Tiptoe through the ages with the story of footwear

810 Race St
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City West Tags: center city, chinatown, heritage museums, history museums, multicultural, museums, natural history, science and medical museums, shoe museum,
Ryerss Library and Museum

A family’s fanciful collection of souvenirs and heirlooms

7370 Central Ave
Burholme Park
Philadelphia, PA 19111

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia Tags: arts, history museums, libraries and literature, museums, ryerss library and museum,
Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College

Eclectic art exhibits, with a campus-wide sculpture collection

601 E. Main Street
Collegeville, PA 19426

Neighborhood: Tags: art museums, montgomery county, multicultural, museums, philadelphia and the countryside, philip and muriel berman museum of art at ursinus college, public art,
Polish American Cultural Center

Presenting the customs and spirit of Poland

308 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Society Hill Tags: center city, heritage museums, historic district, history museums, multicultural, museums, open mondays, polish american cultural center, society hill,
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