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The Philadelphia Museum of Art is your Museum. We welcome you to experience this season’s exciting exhibitions, events, and activities. Connect with art in surprising, lively, new, and memorable ways.


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January 12, 2017

Friday, January 6Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Of course art is beautiful and uplifting, but it can also be downright scandalous. So join us, as we reveal the controversies inherent in each brushstroke, nude, and artistic impulse.​
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Saturday, January 7Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Travel with us to explore works in our collection that emphasize the cultural and artistic evolution of the great European capital cities. ​
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Starts at 2:15 p.m.
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Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Travel with us to explore works in our collection that emphasize the cultural and artistic evolution of the great European capital cities. ​
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Wednesday, January 11Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Of course art is beautiful and uplifting, but it can also be downright scandalous. So join us, as we reveal the controversies inherent in each brushstroke, nude, and artistic impulse.​
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Saturday, January 14Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Dance through our collection and explore how movement is depicted in objects ranging from ancient tomb sculptures to Degas' dancers.
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Sunday, January 15Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 2:15 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Travel with us to explore works in our collection that emphasize the cultural and artistic evolution of the great European capital cities. ​
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Wednesday, January 18Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Now offered on the third Wednesday of each month, this members-only tour provides an overview of some of the Museum’s most renowned treasures in a variety of media.
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6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)

Ever look at art and just scratch your head? We all have, and we’re here to help. Join us for a lively, interactive tour that explores how to look at art in a new way. By understanding some basic symbols, stories, and metaphors that are commonly used by artists, you’ll be able to understand art as you never have. ​
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Thursday, January 19Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Dance through our collection and explore how movement is depicted in objects ranging from ancient tomb sculptures to Degas' dancers.
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Friday, January 20Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Of course art is beautiful and uplifting, but it can also be downright scandalous. So join us, as we reveal the controversies inherent in each brushstroke, nude, and artistic impulse.​
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Sunday, January 22Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Travel with us to explore works in our collection that emphasize the cultural and artistic evolution of the great European capital cities. ​
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Tuesday, January 24Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Dance through our collection and explore how movement is depicted in objects ranging from ancient tomb sculptures to Degas' dancers.
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Thursday, January 26Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Of course art is beautiful and uplifting, but it can also be downright scandalous. So join us, as we reveal the controversies inherent in each brushstroke, nude, and artistic impulse.​
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Friday, January 27Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Dance through our collection and explore how movement is depicted in objects ranging from ancient tomb sculptures to Degas' dancers.
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Tuesday, January 31Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Of course art is beautiful and uplifting, but it can also be downright scandalous. So join us, as we reveal the controversies inherent in each brushstroke, nude, and artistic impulse.​
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Sunday, February 5Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Get hit by Cupid's arrow as you explore love and marriage in both mythological and modern contexts from our collection. ​
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Wednesday, February 8Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Take a look at the avant-garde movements of the 20th century and the works that inspired these powerful directions in art. ​​
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Friday, February 10Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 2:15 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet at the Rodin Museum.
Free for members

Explore some of the world’s most renowned masterpieces of sculpture.
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Saturday, February 11Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Get hit by Cupid's arrow as you explore love and marriage in both mythological and modern contexts from our collection. ​
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Monday, February 13Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet at the Rodin Museum.
Free for members

Explore some of the world’s most renowned masterpieces of sculpture.
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Tuesday, February 14Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Get hit by Cupid's arrow as you explore love and marriage in both mythological and modern contexts from our collection. ​
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Members-Only
Members and guest free

To celebrate the spirit of Valentine’s Day we’re opening the Rodin Museum just for our members and their guests. Start your romantic evening off with stories behind some of the sculptor’s most passionate works, including The Kiss. The first 100 guests receive a complimentary sweet treat. Limit one per membership. ​
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Wednesday, February 15Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Now offered on the third Wednesday of each month, this members-only tour provides an overview of some of the Museum’s most renowned treasures in a variety of media.
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Friday, February 17Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Discover Dutch art and culture portrayed in painting throughout the seventeenth century. ​​
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Saturday, February 18Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Take a look at the avant-garde movements of the 20th century and the works that inspired these powerful directions in art. ​​
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Sunday, February 19Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Get hit by Cupid's arrow as you explore love and marriage in both mythological and modern contexts from our collection. ​
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Tuesday, February 21Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Discover Dutch art and culture portrayed in painting throughout the seventeenth century. ​​
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Wednesday, February 22Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet at the Rodin Museum.
Free for members

Explore some of the world’s most renowned masterpieces of sculpture.
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Starts at 2:15 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Discover Dutch art and culture portrayed in painting throughout the seventeenth century. ​​
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Thursday, February 23Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 2:15 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Take a look at the avant-garde movements of the 20th century and the works that inspired these powerful directions in art. ​​
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Friday, February 24Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Friday, February 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, February 26, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Dorrance Galleries, main building, first floor

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent.
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Starts at 6:15 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Discover Dutch art and culture portrayed in painting throughout the seventeenth century. ​​
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Saturday, February 25Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, February 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, February 26, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Dorrance Galleries, main building, first floor

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent.
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Sunday, February 26Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, February 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, February 26, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Dorrance Galleries, main building, first floor

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent.
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Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet at the Rodin Museum.
Free for members

Explore some of the world’s most renowned masterpieces of sculpture.
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Sustainer ($500+) and above

Discover how a once-disparaged art form became an American phenomenon, when you join exhibition curator Kathleen Foster, The Robert L. McNeil, Jr., Senior Curator of American Art, for an intimate discussion over coffee.​
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Tuesday, February 28Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, February 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, February 26, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
10:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Dorrance Galleries, main building, first floor

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent.
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Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Take a look at the avant-garde movements of the 20th century and the works that inspired these powerful directions in art. ​​
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Friday, March 3Grid ViewRows View

 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free for Members
Location: Pop-Up Members’ Lounge, Great Stair Hall Balcony

Staff Secrets is a casual drop-in, theme-oriented conversation focusing on the Museum's permanent collection. The talk is hosted by Museum staff and takes place in the Pop-up Members' Lounge.
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Saturday, March 4Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Lobby)
$40 for members, free for Patrons and above ($1,500+)

Start your morning with a crowd free exhibition tour led by those who helped bring American Watercolor to life.

Includes entrance to that day’s 10:30 a.m. Watercolor Salon.

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Tuesday, March 7Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

From models to artists, mistresses to muses, women have always played an essential role in the creation of art. Join us, as we explore their many contributions to both art and culture.
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Wednesday, March 8Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Picasso, Duchamp, Dali, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of modern art.​
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Thursday, March 9Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

From models to artists, mistresses to muses, women have always played an essential role in the creation of art. Join us, as we explore their many contributions to both art and culture.
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Friday, March 10Grid ViewRows View

 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free for Members
Location: Pop-Up Members’ Lounge, Great Stair Hall Balcony

Staff Secrets is a casual drop-in, theme-oriented conversation focusing on the Museum's permanent collection. The talk is hosted by Museum staff and takes place in the Pop-up Members' Lounge.
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Saturday, March 11Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Why do you love it? What draws you to it? Focused on your favorite pieces from our collection this tour was hand chosen by you, the members.
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Sunday, March 12Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 2:15 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Picasso, Duchamp, Dali, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of modern art.​
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Tuesday, March 14Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 2:15 p.m. CANCELED
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

From models to artists, mistresses to muses, women have always played an essential role in the creation of art. Join us, as we explore their many contributions to both art and culture.
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Wednesday, March 15Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Now offered on the third Wednesday of each month, this members-only tour provides an overview of some of the Museum’s most renowned treasures in a variety of media.
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Thursday, March 16Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Lobby)
$40 for members, free for Patrons and above ($1,500+)

Start your morning with a crowd free exhibition tour led by those who helped bring American Watercolor to life.

Includes entrance to that day’s 10:30 a.m. Watercolor Salon.

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Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Why do you love it? What draws you to it? Focused on your favorite pieces from our collection this tour was hand chosen by you, the members.
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Friday, March 17Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Picasso, Duchamp, Dali, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of modern art.​
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12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free for Members
Location: Pop-Up Members’ Lounge, Great Stair Hall Balcony

Staff Secrets is a casual drop-in, theme-oriented conversation focusing on the Museum's permanent collection. The talk is hosted by Museum staff and takes place in the Pop-up Members' Lounge.
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Saturday, March 18Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

From models to artists, mistresses to muses, women have always played an essential role in the creation of art. Join us, as we explore their many contributions to both art and culture.
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Tuesday, March 21Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Why do you love it? What draws you to it? Focused on your favorite pieces from our collection this tour was hand chosen by you, the members.
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Wednesday, March 22Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Picasso, Duchamp, Dali, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of modern art.​
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Friday, March 24Grid ViewRows View

 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free for Members
Location: Pop-Up Members’ Lounge, Great Stair Hall Balcony

Staff Secrets is a casual drop-in, theme-oriented conversation focusing on the Museum's permanent collection. The talk is hosted by Museum staff and takes place in the Pop-up Members' Lounge.
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Wednesday, March 29Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members

Why do you love it? What draws you to it? Focused on your favorite pieces from our collection this tour was hand chosen by you, the members.
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Friday, March 31Grid ViewRows View

 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free for Members
Location: Pop-Up Members’ Lounge, Great Stair Hall Balcony

Staff Secrets is a casual drop-in, theme-oriented conversation focusing on the Museum's permanent collection. The talk is hosted by Museum staff and takes place in the Pop-up Members' Lounge.
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Wednesday, April 5Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for Members.

Where else in Philadelphia can you visit a Medieval Cloister, a 16th-century Indian Temple Hall, the country estates of 18th-century England and France, and a Japanese tea house all in an hour? Nowhere but here! So come, experience the world, and join us as we take a walk through time.
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Thursday, April 6Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 9:30 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Lobby)
$40 for members, free for Patrons and above ($1,500+)

Start your morning with a crowd free exhibition tour led by those who helped bring American Watercolor to life.

Includes entrance to that day’s 10:30 a.m. Watercolor Salon.

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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Sustainer and above ($500+)

Discover the light-hearted and learned arts of Venice around 1500 with Julia Valiela, our Mellon-de Schauensee Postdoctoral Fellow. Dive into the history of the “Floating City” through mythological, portrait, and sacred images by renowned artists that once adorned Venetian homes. See how these works of art reveal the artists’ techniques, their patrons’ lives and the city’s dynamic art scene. ​
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Starts at 2:15 p.m.
Reservations required
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Monet, Picasso, Duchamp, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of impressionism to contemporary art.​
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Friday, April 7Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Learn about the history and creation of the Museum's medieval carpets and European tapestries. ​
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Saturday, April 8Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 2:15 p.m.
Reservations required
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Monet, Picasso, Duchamp, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of impressionism to contemporary art.​
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Sunday, April 9Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for Members.

Where else in Philadelphia can you visit a Medieval Cloister, a 16th-century Indian Temple Hall, the country estates of 18th-century England and France, and a Japanese tea house all in an hour? Nowhere but here! So come, experience the world, and join us as we take a walk through time.
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Wednesday, April 12Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Learn about the history and creation of the Museum's medieval carpets and European tapestries. ​
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Thursday, April 13Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 2:15 p.m.
Reservations required
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Monet, Picasso, Duchamp, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of impressionism to contemporary art.​
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Friday, April 14Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for Members.

Where else in Philadelphia can you visit a Medieval Cloister, a 16th-century Indian Temple Hall, the country estates of 18th-century England and France, and a Japanese tea house all in an hour? Nowhere but here! So come, experience the world, and join us as we take a walk through time.
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Saturday, April 15Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members.

Discover rare treasures from Asian countries in our collection, including a ceremonial teahouse celebrating it’s 100th anniversary this year​.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Location: Perelman Building Library
Free for Members

Let your love of art and literature come together. Join us for coffee and a discussion of The Red Rose Girls. Set in a picturesque estate on Philadelphia's Main Line, this is the story of three Philadelphia women artists who achieved fame and fortune in the Victorian era. The Members' Book Club meets in the Library's Reading Room located on the second floor of the Perelman Building. Each session includes coffee and a discussion lead by our library staff. Members free. Space is limited and reservations are required.

To receive notices about upcoming book club programs at the Philadelphia Museum of Art e-mail .​
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Wednesday, April 19Grid ViewRows View

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Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members.

Discover rare treasures from Asian countries in our collection, including a ceremonial teahouse celebrating it’s 100th anniversary this year​.
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Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Now offered on the third Wednesday of each month, this members-only tour provides an overview of some of the Museum’s most renowned treasures in a variety of media.
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Thursday, April 20Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for Members.

Where else in Philadelphia can you visit a Medieval Cloister, a 16th-century Indian Temple Hall, the country estates of 18th-century England and France, and a Japanese tea house all in an hour? Nowhere but here! So come, experience the world, and join us as we take a walk through time.
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Friday, April 21Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for members.

Discover rare treasures from Asian countries in our collection, including a ceremonial teahouse celebrating it’s 100th anniversary this year​.
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Saturday, April 22Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Reservations required
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Featuring masterworks by such artists as Monet, Picasso, Duchamp, and Warhol, this tour chronicles the course of impressionism to contemporary art.​
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Sunday, April 23Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Learn about the history and creation of the Museum's medieval carpets and European tapestries. ​
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Friday, May 5Grid ViewRows View

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Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

What has been more influential than the invention of the wheel? How about the potter's wheel? Join us to see how the ceramics from 2,500 BCE stack up to today's works.​
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Saturday, May 6Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 9:30 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Lobby)
$40 for members, free for Patrons and above ($1,500+)

Start your morning with a crowd free exhibition tour led by those who helped bring American Watercolor to life.

Includes entrance to that day’s 10:30 a.m. Watercolor Salon.

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Sunday, May 7Grid ViewRows View

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Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Journey through the galleries and discover a menagerie of animals and fantastic beasts.​
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Tuesday, May 9Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

From a nude painting discovered by the Monuments Men to how we got an entire teahouse, you will hear it all on this tour inspired by the most entertaining stories, anecdotes and legends associated with our collection.​​​
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Wednesday, May 10Grid ViewRows View

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Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

What does Philly do best? No, not cheesesteaks. ART! Featuring works by famous Philly artists, and images inspired by the city's most colorful characters, this tour is sure to bring out your inner Phanatic.​
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Thursday, May 11Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

From a nude painting discovered by the Monuments Men to how we got an entire teahouse, you will hear it all on this tour inspired by the most entertaining stories, anecdotes and legends associated with our collection.​​​
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Friday, May 12Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Journey through the galleries and discover a menagerie of animals and fantastic beasts.​
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Tuesday, May 16Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

What does Philly do best? No, not cheesesteaks. ART! Featuring works by famous Philly artists, and images inspired by the city's most colorful characters, this tour is sure to bring out your inner Phanatic.​
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Wednesday, May 17Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Now offered on the third Wednesday of each month, this members-only tour provides an overview of some of the Museum’s most renowned treasures in a variety of media.
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Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Sponsor and Patron Members free.

Join us as we journey to the Museum's below-ground corridors and newly constructed spaces while discovering the rich history of this vast building. A reception with fellow members will follow. Please note that the hard hat tour will require comfortable​ closed-toe shoes.
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Thursday, May 18Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

From a nude painting discovered by the Monuments Men to how we got an entire teahouse, you will hear it all on this tour inspired by the most entertaining stories, anecdotes and legends associated with our collection.​​​
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Friday, May 19Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

What does Philly do best? No, not cheesesteaks. ART! Featuring works by famous Philly artists, and images inspired by the city's most colorful characters, this tour is sure to bring out your inner Phanatic.​
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Saturday, May 20Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

What has been more influential than the invention of the wheel? How about the potter's wheel? Join us to see how the ceramics from 2,500 BCE stack up to today's works.​
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Sunday, May 21Grid ViewRows View

Location: Mount Pleasant
Members free, guests $10 Space is limited and reservations are required.​

It's sweet to be a new member and this Springtime Social is just one reason. Mingle with Museum staff and other new members surrounded by the landscape of Fairmount Park while enjoying complimentary lemonade and cookies. Then get a glimpse into Philadelphia's rich cultural heritage as you walk through the historic house, Mt. Pleasant. A complimentary shuttle will be available between the main building and Mount Pleasant.
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Wednesday, May 24Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

From a nude painting discovered by the Monuments Men to how we got an entire teahouse, you will hear it all on this tour inspired by the most entertaining stories, anecdotes and legends associated with our collection.​​​
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Thursday, May 25Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

What has been more influential than the invention of the wheel? How about the potter's wheel? Join us to see how the ceramics from 2,500 BCE stack up to today's works.​
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Friday, May 26Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Journey through the galleries and discover a menagerie of animals and fantastic beasts.​
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Sunday, May 28Grid ViewRows View

 
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Location: Perelman Building Media Room
Members Free. Member guests $10.

Independent art historian Elizabeth A. Anderson helps new and longstanding members discover the Museum's rich history, from our Centennial Exhibition origins to our transition into the new millennium.
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Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Members

What does Philly do best? No, not cheesesteaks. ART! Featuring works by famous Philly artists, and images inspired by the city's most colorful characters, this tour is sure to bring out your inner Phanatic.​
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Tuesday, May 30Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

What has been more influential than the invention of the wheel? How about the potter's wheel? Join us to see how the ceramics from 2,500 BCE stack up to today's works.​
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Sunday, June 4Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Experience the transformation of our renowned South Asian galleries. Highlights include a stone temple hall from southern India, ornate Buddhist works from Tibet and Nepal, colorful textiles, and lively temple sculpture.​
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Tuesday, June 6Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Join Park House Guides on a tour of the Fairmount Water Works. Moderate walking involved. Weather permitting.​​
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Travel to an oasis within the city during our visit to the Walters Museum and enjoy a curator led tour of their majestic 12th century stained glass panels. Conclude the day in a nearby contemporary art gallery​ as you watch works of glass take shape before your eyes at a live glass blowing demonstration. The trip includes a catered lunch with sweeping views of the Baltimore Inner Harbor Marina.

$140 per member; $150 per member guest, includes transportation, guided tour, a prix fixe lunch and all gratuities. On sale to Museum Circle members April 24 and all members May 1.​
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Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Claude Monet once said “I must have flowers, always, and always.” We could not agree more, so join us, as we stop to smell the roses, looking at flowers in art.
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Thursday, June 8Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Explore the relationships between Fathers and Sons in our collection, either as the artist or the subject.​
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Friday, June 9Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Experience the transformation of our renowned South Asian galleries. Highlights include a stone temple hall from southern India, ornate Buddhist works from Tibet and Nepal, colorful textiles, and lively temple sculpture.​
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Saturday, June 10Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Join Park House Guides on a tour of the Fairmount Water Works. Moderate walking involved. Weather permitting.​​
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Sunday, June 11Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Experience the transformation of our renowned South Asian galleries. Highlights include a stone temple hall from southern India, ornate Buddhist works from Tibet and Nepal, colorful textiles, and lively temple sculpture.​
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Monday, June 12Grid ViewRows View

 
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free for Patron and above $1,500

Patron members hold a special place in our membership family. In appreciation, we invite you to enjoy a private cocktail reception with fellow art enthusiasts and staff. Throughout the evening you'll learn how your generous support is an investment in the future of the Museum.​​
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Tuesday, June 13Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Claude Monet once said “I must have flowers, always, and always.” We could not agree more, so join us, as we stop to smell the roses, looking at flowers in art.
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Thursday, June 15Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Explore the relationships between Fathers and Sons in our collection, either as the artist or the subject.​
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Friday, June 16Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Join Park House Guides on a tour of the Fairmount Water Works. Moderate walking involved. Weather permitting.​​
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Saturday, June 17Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)
Free members event.

Experience the transformation of our renowned South Asian galleries. Highlights include a stone temple hall from southern India, ornate Buddhist works from Tibet and Nepal, colorful textiles, and lively temple sculpture.​
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Sunday, June 18Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Explore the relationships between Fathers and Sons in our collection, either as the artist or the subject.​
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Tuesday, June 20Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Explore the relationships between Fathers and Sons in our collection, either as the artist or the subject.​
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Thursday, June 22Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Claude Monet once said “I must have flowers, always, and always.” We could not agree more, so join us, as we stop to smell the roses, looking at flowers in art.
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Friday, June 23Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Free for Members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Wild: Michael Nichols.
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Saturday, June 24Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free for Members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Wild: Michael Nichols.
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Sunday, June 25Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free for Members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Wild: Michael Nichols.
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Wednesday, June 28Grid ViewRows View

Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Join Park House Guides on a tour of the Fairmount Water Works. Moderate walking involved. Weather permitting.​​
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Thursday, June 29Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Tours meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Claude Monet once said “I must have flowers, always, and always.” We could not agree more, so join us, as we stop to smell the roses, looking at flowers in art.
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Saturday, July 15Grid ViewRows View

 
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: South Terrace Conference Room A & B
Members free. Space is limited.

As a member, you're privy to a lot of insider info. Get the scoop at this free event and learn how to make the most of your membership, and then join us in the galleries to discover a few secrets of the collection. Afterward, meet fellow members and Museum staff over complimentary snacks. Members free. Space is limited and reservations are required.​
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Tuesday, July 18Grid ViewRows View

Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance)

Ever look at art and just scratch your head? We all have, and we’re here to help. Join us for a lively, interactive tour that explores how to look at art in a new way. By understanding some basic symbols, stories, and metaphors that are commonly used by artists, you’ll be able to understand art as you never have. ​
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Monday, July 24Grid ViewRows View

Members-Only
Location: Citizens Bank Park
Members $60, guests $70

Join us for a private tour of Citizens Bank Park’s artwork ​with exhibiting artist Max Mason. A life-long baseball fan, Mason was commissioned by the Phillies to paint three murals for the stadium. After the tour enjoy watching the Phillies play the Houston Astros from prime seats.
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Saturday, August 5Grid ViewRows View

Location: Paintings Conservation Studio, Perelman Building
Free for Sponsors and above

Conservators and curators offer up-close encounters with European paintings as they prepare these works for this fall's Old Masters Now exhibition. You'll hear from Museum staff about the responsibilities and rewards of caring for this extraordinary collection. ​

Recommended for ages 13 and above
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Tuesday, August 8Grid ViewRows View

Location: Paintings Conservation Studio, Perelman Building
Free for Sponsors and above

Conservators and curators offer up-close encounters with European paintings as they prepare these works for this fall's Old Masters Now exhibition. You'll hear from Museum staff about the responsibilities and rewards of caring for this extraordinary collection. ​

Recommended for ages 13 and above
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Sunday, August 13Grid ViewRows View

Location: Rodin Museum
Members free, Guests $10

It’s sweet to be a new member and this Ice Cream Social is just one reason. Mingle with Museum staff and other new members in the tranquil Hamilton Gardens while enjoying complimentary ice cream. Then experience the work of celebrated French sculptor Auguste Rodin in the galleries. ​

Rain Date: Sunday, August 20
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Thursday, August 17Grid ViewRows View

 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Perelman Building Library
Free for Members

Let your love of art and literature come together. Join us for coffee and a discussion of I am Venus: A Novel with author Barbara Mujica. This breathtaking historical novel reimagines the dramatic life and loves of the Baroque Spanish painter Diego Velázquez. The riveting account of a great artist's rise to prominence, this novel is set against the backdrop of political turmoil and romantic scandal.

The Members' Book Club meets in the Library's Reading Room located on the second floor of the Perelman Building. Each session includes coffee and a discussion lead by our library staff. ​
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Saturday, August 19Grid ViewRows View

Location: Perelman Building Library
Free for Members

Let your love of art and literature come together. Join us for coffee and a discussion of I am Venus: A Novel with author Barbara Mujica. This breathtaking historical novel reimagines the dramatic life and loves of the Baroque Spanish painter Diego Velázquez. The riveting account of a great artist's rise to prominence, this novel is set against the backdrop of political turmoil and romantic scandal.

The Members' Book Club meets in the Library's Reading Room located on the second floor of the Perelman Building. Each session includes coffee and a discussion lead by our library staff. ​
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Friday, October 27Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Free tickets required
Free for members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Old Masters Now.​
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Saturday, October 28Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Free for members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Old Masters Now.​
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Sunday, October 29Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Free for members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Old Masters Now.​
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Tuesday, October 31Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Free for members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Old Masters Now.​
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Wednesday, November 1Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Free tickets required
Free for members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Old Masters Now.​
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Thursday, November 2Grid ViewRows View

 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Free for members

Experience the exhibition before it opens to the public during our private Members' Preview. During this time, members have exclusive access to the exhibition galleries for a free first look of Old Masters Now.​
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