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March 2019

This Month's Exhibitions



Wednesday, March 20Grid ViewRows View

Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

The Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Collection (galleries 245–249) features a remarkable selection of fine armor and arms. Learn how these objects were produced and how some can be traced back to the armories of powerful rulers.
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Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

From models to artists, mistresses to muses, explore the essential role women have played in the creation of art.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. CANCELED
January 23–March 27, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

An introduction to the arts and cultures of India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Tibet, including the only southern Indian temple hall in this hemisphere.
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Teacher Workshops
 
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
South Terrace Conference Room B
2 NJ or PA hours

Experiment with fun and original teaching ideas in the galleries and see how they might translate to your classroom. There will be something new at each session to test and adapt.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 6:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover the Museum's superb collection of medieval and Asian paintings, sculptures, and architectural elements.
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Wednesday Nights
 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Wednesdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
In Wallace Gallery 201 through the spring

Free tickets available Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m at any Visitor Services Desk. First come, first served.
Museum admission on Wednesday nights is Pay What You Wish.

Practice your poses with Dhyana Yoga. Class size varies.
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Members-Only
 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Members free; reservation required

Confused about art? Sometimes we are, too. This tour will talk you through common methodology, themes, and symbols found throughout our collection.
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6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
By invitation only
Baldeck Gallery 238
RSVP required

Join fellow Techné members and Hyunsoo Woo, The Maxine and Howard Lewis Curator of Korean Art, for an exclusive tour of recent acquisitions from the annual Craft Show, brought to you by The Women’s Committee. Light reception on the Great Stair Hall Balcony to follow.
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Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

An introduction to our extensive collection of art from China, Korea, and Japan.
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Wednesday Nights
 
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Wednesdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
In Wallace Gallery 201 through the spring

Free tickets available Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m at any Visitor Services Desk. First come, first served.
Museum admission on Wednesday nights is Pay What You Wish.

Practice your poses with Dhyana Yoga. Class size varies.
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Thursday, March 21Grid ViewRows View

Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

The Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Collection (galleries 245–249) features a remarkable selection of fine armor and arms. Learn how these objects were produced and how some can be traced back to the armories of powerful rulers.
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Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in the Great Stair Hall, near gallery 151.

An artwork takes center stage during a participatory gallery conversation.

Facilitated by Museum educators and graduate students from Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, the University of Delaware, and the University of Pennsylvania
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

From models to artists, mistresses to muses, explore the essential role women have played in the creation of art.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 24–March 28, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

An introduction to the museum’s extensive collection of art from China, Korea, and Japan.
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Friday, March 22Grid ViewRows View

Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Visit a medieval cloister, an Indian temple hall, English and French country estates, and a Japanese tea house, all in one hour.
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Family Programs
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Fridays at 10:15 a.m.
Tours meet in Education Studio 2
Best for toddlers and their grown-ups

Play at the Museum with your little ones and enjoy circle time, art making, and gallery walks.​
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Members-Only
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Religious works by great artists of the Renaissance, including van Eyck, van der Weyden, and Botticelli.
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Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in the Great Stair Hall, near gallery 151.

An artwork takes center stage during a participatory gallery conversation.

Facilitated by Museum educators and graduate students from Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, the University of Delaware, and the University of Pennsylvania
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.

​​Travel with us as we explore works in our collection that celebrate the culture and art of great cities through the ages.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

The Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Collection (galleries 245–249) features a remarkable selection of fine armor and arms. Learn how these objects were produced and how some can be traced back to the armories of powerful rulers.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover exciting, innovative, and sometimes controversial works of art created in the 20th and 21st centuries, including masters such as Picasso, Duchamp, Twombly, and LeWitt.
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Friday Nights
 
5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Performances at 5:45 and 7:15 p.m.
Great Stair Hall

This vocal powerhouse and local favorite returns for a performance in honor of the legendary women of jazz.

Member Perk: Starting at 5:00 p.m., the first 50 members receive a free CD and an opportunity to meet the performer during intermission.
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Saturday, March 23Grid ViewRows View

Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover the Museum's superb collection of medieval and Asian paintings, sculptures, and architectural elements.
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10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

An introduction to our extensive collection of art from China, Korea, and Japan.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–noon
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–noon
Studio 2
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be toilet trained.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Studio 3
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
South Terrace Education Classroom B
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Study Room (Perelman Building)
Sponsors and above ($1000+); free reservation required

Learn about the ins and outs of paper conservation and the works in our collection that require specialized care.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in the Great Stair Hall, near gallery 151.

An artwork takes center stage during a participatory gallery conversation.

Facilitated by Museum educators and graduate students from Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, the University of Delaware, and the University of Pennsylvania
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Join us as we reveal some of the biggest controversies and scandals behind works in our collection.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore three centuries of paintings, furniture, and decorative arts, with special emphasis on Philadelphia and rural Pennsylvania.
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Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover exciting, innovative, and sometimes controversial works of art created in the 20th and 21st centuries, including masters such as Picasso, Duchamp, Twombly, and LeWitt.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 2
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be toilet trained.
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1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
South Terrace Education Classroom A
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
January 26–March 30, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
South Terrace Education Classroom B
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 2:00 p.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Perelman Auditorium
$20 (members free), includes museum admission. Space is limited; reservations required.

Who decides what future cities look like? MIT Media Lab engineer Danielle Wood, architectural historian Dianne Harris, and documentary photographer Nolan Ryan Trowe consider this question.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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Sunday, March 24Grid ViewRows View

Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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Members-Only
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Religious works by great artists of the Renaissance, including van Eyck, van der Weyden, and Botticelli.
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10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Great Stair Hall Balcony
Perfect for all ages

You’ve discovered art in our galleries, now create a masterpiece of your own.

Artists use all sorts of different tools to create their masterpieces. On these fun-filled Sundays, we explore process and ask the question, “How did they make that?”
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Family Programs
 
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet on Great Stair Hall Balcony
For ages 3–5 and 6–10

Look, learn, and tell us what you think on these playful tours.

Artists use all sorts of different tools to create their masterpieces. On these fun-filled Sundays, we explore process and ask the question, “How did they make that?”
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore three centuries of paintings, furniture, and decorative arts, with special emphasis on Philadelphia and rural Pennsylvania.
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Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover exciting, innovative, and sometimes controversial works of art created in the 20th and 21st centuries, including masters such as Picasso, Duchamp, Twombly, and LeWitt.
Save Event
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 2:00 p.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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Tuesday, March 26Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
January 22–March 26, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Wednesday, March 27Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. CANCELED
January 23–March 27, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Wednesday Nights
 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Wednesdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
In Wallace Gallery 201 through the spring

Free tickets available Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m at any Visitor Services Desk. First come, first served.
Museum admission on Wednesday nights is Pay What You Wish.

Practice your poses with Dhyana Yoga. Class size varies.
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Members-Only
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

Religious works by great artists of the Renaissance, including van Eyck, van der Weyden, and Botticelli.
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Wednesday Nights
 
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Free tickets required
Wednesdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
In Wallace Gallery 201 through the spring

Free tickets available Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m at any Visitor Services Desk. First come, first served.
Museum admission on Wednesday nights is Pay What You Wish.

Practice your poses with Dhyana Yoga. Class size varies.
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Thursday, March 28Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in the Great Stair Hall, near gallery 151.

An artwork takes center stage during a participatory gallery conversation.

Facilitated by Museum educators and graduate students from Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, the University of Delaware, and the University of Pennsylvania
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 24–March 28, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Chairmans Council
 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
By invitation only
Enter via Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free reservation required

Step back in time to experience an evening of art and food inspired by our Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Collection. Dirk Breiding, the J.J. Medveckis Associate Curator of Arms and Armor, will guide you through a delightful meal fit for a Renaissance court.

Chairman’s Council Plus or above ($15,000+)
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Friday, March 29Grid ViewRows View

Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.

​​Travel with us as we explore works in our collection that celebrate the culture and art of great cities through the ages.
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Family Programs
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Fridays at 10:15 a.m.
Tours meet in Education Studio 2
Best for toddlers and their grown-ups

Play at the Museum with your little ones and enjoy circle time, art making, and gallery walks.​
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10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

An introduction to our extensive collection of art from China, Korea, and Japan.
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Starts at 11:00 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in the Great Stair Hall, near gallery 151.

An artwork takes center stage during a participatory gallery conversation.

Facilitated by Museum educators and graduate students from Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, the University of Delaware, and the University of Pennsylvania
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Featuring works by famous Philly artists and art inspired by the city’s most colorful characters.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Join us as we reveal some of the biggest controversies and scandals behind works in our collection.
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Starts at 2:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

An introduction to the museum’s extensive collection of art from China, Korea, and Japan.
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5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Great Stair Hall

A night celebrating the many ways we raise our voices, featuring LADAMA, a multinational ensemble of women.

Music: Wassup Gina
5:00–7:15 p.m.
Great Stair Hall
This Philly favorite and regular DJ at The Dolphin spins a dark and dreamy set of house and disco.

In-Gallery Performances: Beth Heinly
5:00–8:00 p.m.
Begins in Gray Charitable Trust Gallery 185; ends in Great Stair Hall
This local artist performs a series of short movement-based works evoking various styles of street performance in different galleries throughout the night.

DIY Art: Philadelphia Printworks
5:30–7:30 p.m.
Great Stair Hall Balcony
Join artists from this screen printing studio for a quick tutorial, then make your own artwork with an exclusive custom design.

Detour: ANNA Crusis Women’s Choir
5:45 & 6:30 p.m.
Meet in Gallery 111
The country’s first feminist women’s choir raise their voices for peace and justice on a tour through the American galleries.

Drum Like A Lady
5:45–7:10 p.m.
Don’t miss three pop-up performances by this local percussion troupe led by women.

  • East Terrace, 5:45–6:00 p.m.
  • Outside of the West Entrance, 6:30–6:45 p.m.
  • Great Stair Hall, 7:00–7:10 p.m.

In-Gallery Workshop: Caldera Magazine
6:00–7:00 p.m.
Caplan Gallery 224 (Pillared Temple Hall)
This local publication celebrates artists from POC and Queer communities. Contributors Samya Abu-Orf and Wit Lopez share two poetic performances and lead an empowering writing and movement workshop.

stop on the object/move on the image
6:15 p.m.
Brodsky Gallery 188
Experience a collaborative performance of poetry, film, and dance created from the cross-disciplinary practices of Meg Foley, Marie Hinson, Laura Neuman, Vitche-Boul Ra, and Sekai’afua Zankel.

Music: LADAMA
7:15 p.m.
Great Stair Hall
This multi-national ensemble of women combines traditional Latin roots with soul, R&B, and pop, communicating across cultures using sound and story.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–noon
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–noon
Studio 2
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be toilet trained.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Studio 3
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
South Terrace Education Classroom B
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet in the Great Stair Hall, near gallery 151.

An artwork takes center stage during a participatory gallery conversation.

Facilitated by Museum educators and graduate students from Bryn Mawr College, Temple University, the University of Delaware, and the University of Pennsylvania
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 1
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be must be toilet trained and accompanied by an adult (who attends free) for the gallery visit portion of the class.
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1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 1:00–2:30 p.m.
Studio 2
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class. Children must be toilet trained.
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1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
SOLD OUT
January 26–March 30, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
South Terrace Education Classroom A
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
January 26–March 30, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
South Terrace Education Classroom B
$160 ($130 for members)

Young artists get to know the Museum inside and out during these award-winning classes.

Tuition assistance is available upon request.

Class size is limited; preregistration required. Fees are nonrefundable unless the Museum cancels the class.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 2:00 p.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Free after admission
Perelman Auditorium, Perelman Building

Immerse yourself in Gary Hustwit’s new documentary on Dieter Rams, followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker.

Reception for Collab members to follow
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Sunday, March 31Grid ViewRows View

 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover exciting, innovative, and sometimes controversial works of art created in the 20th and 21st centuries, including masters such as Picasso, Duchamp, Twombly, and LeWitt.
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10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
SOLD OUT
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
Free for members

An introduction to our extensive collection of art from China, Korea, and Japan.
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10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Great Stair Hall Balcony
Perfect for all ages

You’ve discovered art in our galleries, now create a masterpiece of your own.

Artists use all sorts of different tools to create their masterpieces. On these fun-filled Sundays, we explore process and ask the question, “How did they make that?”
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 11:00 a.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Family Programs
 
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet on Great Stair Hall Balcony
For ages 3–5 and 6–10

Look, learn, and tell us what you think on these playful tours.

Artists use all sorts of different tools to create their masterpieces. On these fun-filled Sundays, we explore process and ask the question, “How did they make that?”
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Discover the Museum's superb collection of medieval and Asian paintings, sculptures, and architectural elements.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 12:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Renaissance feasts, seventeenth-century Dutch breakfast pieces, and other visual treats
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore paintings, furniture, sculpture, ceramics, tapestries, and more artworks spanning over three centuries.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 2:00 p.m.

Perfect for the first-time visitor, this tour provides an overview of some of the Museum's most renowned treasures.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 3:00 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).

Explore three centuries of paintings, furniture, and decorative arts, with special emphasis on Philadelphia and rural Pennsylvania.
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