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Museums

Get your culture fix in Philadelphia with a visit to any of its museums. From exhibits of skeletal remains to displays of masterpieces by painters such as Cézanne, you'll find fascinating artifacts and information at these institutions.   

The Barnes Foundation

2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Philadelphia PA 19130 U.S.

The Barnes showcases an internationally renowned collection of Impressionist paintings, European furniture and global folk art.

Independence Seaport Museum

211 S. Columbus Blvd. Philadelphia PA 19106 U.S.

This interactive museum explores Philadelphia's maritime heritage.

Institute of Contemporary Art

118 S. 36th St. Philadelphia PA 19104 U.S.

A museum of provocative contemporary art on Penn's campus.

Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Philadelphia PA 19130 U.S.

One of the largest museums in the U.S., it currently holds more than 225,000 works of art since it was founded in 1876.

Rodin Museum

2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Philadelphia PA 19130 U.S.

The largest collection of Auguste Rodin sculptures outside France.

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

3260 South St. Philadelphia PA 19104 U.S.

Step inside one of the world's finest archaeological and anthropological museums.