Philadelphia Museum of Art - Calendar : Wednesday Nights
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Enjoy everything the Museum has to offer—at your own pace and price every Wednesday night. Admission is Pay What You Wish from 5:00 to 8:45 p.m.

You Can

  • Relax. Dhyana Yoga offers two classes per week.
  • Refresh. The Balcony Café is open late, serving fresh snacks, coffee and tea, and wine and beer.
  • Get inspired. Explore the collection in a casual and playful atmosphere.


Pay What You Wish on Wednesday Nights


Gameplay: Apples to Apples
Gallery 258, 2nd floor
Free after Pay What You Wish admission

Play Apples to Apples with friends and other visitors on Wednesday nights in August.

  • Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Drink & Draw with Kees Holterman
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Great Stair Hall
Free after Pay What You Wish admission

Sip while you sketch with Philly artist Kees Holterman. Materials provided, and all levels welcome.

Yoga
Wednesdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
Anne d’Harnoncourt Sculpture Garden (weather dependent)
Free after Pay What You Wish admission
First come, first served; space is limited.

Practice your poses with Dhyana Yoga outdoors in the Museum’s Sculpture Garden. Class size varies.

Help us keep the sculptures safe—please do not touch them during your visit.

Museum admission on Wednesday nights is Pay What You Wish.

Oktoberfest
Great Stair Hall
Paid tickets required
Online pricing: $20 ($18 members); Day-of pricing: $25 ($22.50 members)
Museum admission not included

Join us in transforming the Museum’s Great Stair Hall into an Oktoberfest Beer Garden. Enjoy local craft brews and specially priced flights paired with festive foods.

  • Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Drink & Draw with Molly Egan
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Great Stair Hall
Free after Pay What You Wish admission

Sip while you sketch with Philly artist Molly Egan. Materials provided, and all levels welcome.

In the Artist’s Voice: Contemporary Design Conversations
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Gallery 158, 1st floor
Free after admission
Seating is limited.

Join us for two talks with designers who inspire new ways of thinking:

6:00–6:30 p.m.: Explore experiments in counter-fashion with the cofounders of the Rational Dress Society, who will discuss the intersection of body, identity, fashion, and radical politics.

7:30–8:00 p.m.: Hear from the mastermind behind the home pregnancy test, Meg Crane, and the inventors of Lia, a new flushable version.

Offered in conjunction with DesignPhiladelphia

Trick-or-Treat
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Great Stair Hall Balcony
Free after Pay What You Wish admission

Trick-or-treat through the galleries and make some spooky artwork. Come dressed up and get some more mileage out of your Halloween costume.

Drink & Draw with Lauren Cat West
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Great Stair Hall
Free after Pay What You Wish admission

Sip while you sketch with Philly artist Lauren Cat West. Materials provided, and all levels welcome.

Tree-Lighting Celebration
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
East Terrace
Free
Museum admission is Pay What You Wish after 5:00 p.m.

Join us for festive treats and music by York Street Hustle leading up to the 6:00 p.m. countdown. Warm (and adult) beverages and a live choir continue the celebration inside.

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