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Plan your visit

Come visit our iconic main building on the Parkway. It is home to 200 galleries of world-class art and is Philadelphia’s destination for creative play.

Locations & Hours


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Exterior view of main building

Main Building

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Our other sites:

Exterior view of Rodin museum

Rodin Museum

2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Closed until further notice

Exterior view of Perelman building

Perelman Building

2525 Pennsylvania Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Closed until further notice

Exterior view of Cedar Grove historic house

Historic Houses

Cedar Grove & Mount Pleasant in
nearby Fairmount Park
Closed until further notice

Admission

Enjoy two-day access to the Philadelphia Museum of Art with a general admission ticket.

Advance reservations are strongly recommended. A limited number of timed tickets are available for each half-hour time slot, up to two weeks out from the date you make the reservation.

Enjoy Pay What You Wish admission on the first Sunday of the month and every Wednesday night. Free admission for PA ACCESS & EBT cardholders and their family members.

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Buy Tickets in Advance

Due to health and safety precautions, we are limiting the number of visitors through timed tickets; advance reservations are strongly recommended.

Getting Here

We’re a short distance from Center City Philadelphia. You can easily get to our main building by car, bus, bike, or foot. Our parking garage is within walking distance of the main building and the Perelman Building.

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During your visit

Visitor Tips & Policies

Learn all about the changes we’ve made to ensure that your museum visit is safe and comfortable.

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Visitor consulting a museum map
Museum Map
Use our color-coded map to help find your way around the main building.
Van Gogh sunflower socks from the museum store
Shopping
Drop by our stores—in person or online—to discover something new.
Visitor participating in art-making activities
Accessibility
We offer a wide variety of accessible services to serve the needs of all our visitors.

Make the most of your visit

Whether you are visiting for a few hours or a few days, there are lots of things to see and do.

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Also check out:

Visitors exploring the galleries
Visitor Services
We’re happy to answer your questions about visiting the museum.
Visitor taking a picture of an art installation
Give Today
Your Annual Fund gift protects our collection, building, and staff,
Two visitors watching a film in a gallery
Become a Member
Help us continue to inspire and connect with the community through art.