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June 4th, 2007
Media Advisory | Attention Listings Editors, Calendars Editors: Changes In Museum Admissions Price Effective July 1, 2007

The Philadelphia Museum of Art has announced changes to its pricing structure, effective July 1, 2007. The Museum is increasing general (adult) admission and discounted fees while retaining free admission to children 12 years old and younger, free admission to Philadelphia public school groups, and the popular "pay what you wish" for all visitors on Sundays.

New general admissions pricing structure:

  • Adult admission: $14 (previously $12)
  • Students with I.D. and youth 13-18: $10 (increased from $8)
  • Seniors: $12 (increased from $9)

  • Philadelphia Museum of Art members are admitted free. To become a member, call 215-684-7840.
  • Admission for visitors coming exclusively to dine in the Museum Restaurant or Cafeteria, or to shop in the Museum Store, is always free of charge
Hours: Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday evenings until 8:45 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays. Hours subject to change.

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We are Philadelphia’s art museum. A landmark building. A world-renowned collection. A place that welcomes everyone. We bring the arts to life, inspiring visitors—through scholarly study and creative play—to discover the spirit of imagination that lies in everyone. We connect people with the arts in rich and varied ways, making the experience of the Museum surprising, lively, and always memorable. We are committed to inviting visitors to see the world—and themselves—anew through the beauty and expressive power of the arts.

For additional information, contact the Communications Department of the Philadelphia Museum of Art phone at 215-684-7860, by fax at , or by e-mail at The Philadelphia Museum of Art is located on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street. For general information, call (215) 763-8100.