Skip to main content

Visitphilly.com Official Visitor And Travel Site
MENU

Find an Attraction: Museums

Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
CityPASS Philadelphia

Save on Philadelphia’s most popular attractions

Center City
Various Locations
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City, Fairmount
National Museum of American Jewish History

Preserving and interpreting the American Jewish experience

101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
National Constitution Center

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

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
Please Touch Museum

Where kids ages 1 – 7 are boss

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

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park
Rodeph Shalom Synagogue

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

615 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Spring Garden
Institute of Contemporary Art

Museum introducing provocative contemporary artists for more than 40 years

118 S. 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods: West, University City
Fireman’s Hall

The history of firefighting in an old firehouse

147 N. 2nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
Museum of Mourning Art

A cemetery uncovers the history and culture of grief

2900 State Road
Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Neighborhoods:
Lemon Hill

Founding father Robert Morris’ hilltop estate

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

Neighborhoods: Fairmount
Waynesborough

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

2049 Waynesborough Rd.
Paoli, PA 19301

Neighborhoods:
Wagner Free Institute of Science

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

1700 West Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad
Stephen Girard Collection

The treasures of a man of good taste and good deeds

2101 South College Avenue
Girard College
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Fairmount
Shoe Museum

Tiptoe through the ages with the story of footwear

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

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Chinatown / Convention Center / Market East, Center City West
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

Neighborhoods:
Polish American Cultural Center

Presenting the customs and spirit of Poland

308 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Society Hill
Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame and Adolph and Rose Levis Sports Museum

Saluting the accomplishments of the city’s Jewish athletes

401 S. Broad Street
The Gershman Y
City, PA 19147

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts
Philadelphia Athletics Museum and Library

Fans memorialize their well-loved, long-departed team

6 North York Road
Hatboro, PA 19040

Neighborhoods:
Pennsylvania Veterans Museum

An interactive museum dedicated to the legacy of U.S. veterans

12 East State Street
Media Armory
Media, PA 19063

Neighborhoods:
New Hall Military Museum

A history of America’s early aversion to, but respect for, military entanglements

320 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
The Grundy Museum

Victorian-era home of Senator Joseph R. Grundy

610 Radcliffe Street
Bristol, PA 19007

Neighborhoods:
Hopewell Furnace
National Historic Site

An early American “Iron Plantation” — a forerunner of today’s iron and steel industries

2 Mark Bird Lane
Elverson, PA 19520

Neighborhoods:
Glencairn Museum

Centuries of religious artifacts in a modern castle

1001 Cathedral Road
Bryn Athyn, PA 19009

Neighborhoods:
The Christian C. Sanderson Museum

A history buff’s astonishing personal collection

Route 100 and U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA 19317

Neighborhoods:
Eastern State Penitentiary Tour

See Al Capone’s prison cell

2124 Fairmount Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Fairmount
The Powel House

A luxurious mid-Georgian 18th-century mansion

244 S. 3rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
The Philadelphia Contributionship

A compelling collection of firefighting and fire insurance memorabilia

212 S. Fourth Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill
Masonic Temple

A showcase of grand, almost mythical, architecture and design

One North Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Chinatown / Convention Center / Market East
Independence Visitor Center

Start at the Visitor Center

6th and Market Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
Franklin’s Print Shop

Benjamin Franklin’s 18th century printing shop

320 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center

The nation’s first municipal water treatment center

Waterworks Drive and Kelly Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad
#visitphilly
Go To Top