Pennsylvania Academy Of The Fine Arts

★★★★★
This venerable institution claims the distinction of being America's oldest art museum, and its first art school.
  • 118 N Broad St # 128

    Philadelphia, PA 19102

    Cross street: At Cherry St

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  • 215-972-7600

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Tue-Sat 10am-5pm Wed 10am-8pm Sun 11am-5pm
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This is the country's oldest art museum. It is located in the center of the historic district and it has four centuries of award winning art and sculptures.

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This is the country's oldest art museum. It is located in the center of the historic district and it has four centuries of award winning art and sculptures.

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Love this place! Just the right size for a 90 minute visit and you feel you have seen everything without rushing. But it is the only place I have been recently where the local gentry use the galleries as a social meet-and-chat. My visit

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Love this place! Just the right size for a 90 minute visit and you feel you have seen everything without rushing. But it is the only place I have been recently where the local gentry use the galleries as a social meet-and-chat. My visit

Pros: wonderful work, easy lot parking, nice shop

Cons: can be a noisy place, admission $8.

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The museum occupies a delightfully ornamented building by noted Philadelphia architects Frank Furness and George Hewitt. The collection leans strongly toward American painting, and is weighted toward realism. From theā€¦

 

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