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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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April 28, 2017

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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 10:15 a.m.

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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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 in a variety of mediums.
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Starts at 11:00 a.m. CANCELED
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 11:00 a.m.
Tours meet in the Great Stair Hall, near the entrance to the Modern and Contemporary Art galleries

A different masterpiece takes center stage during these in-depth, in-gallery participatory conversations facilitated by Philadelphia Museum of Art 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.

Simply put, this tour features some of the greatest impressionist and post-impressionist art in the world.
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Collection Tours
 
Starts at 1:00 p.m.

This tour focuses on the Museum's extraordinary collection of American art, including Colonial and Federalist-era paintings, furniture, and decorative arts as well as treasures of rural Pennsylvania.
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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 in a variety of mediums.
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Starts at 3:00 p.m.

Explore the art of the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist eras and learn about the artists that defined and influenced the movement, including masters such as Claude Monet, Camille Pissarro, and Georges Seurat.
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4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. CANCELED
Free tickets required
Location: Duane Morris LLP, Morris Café, lobby level, 30 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

This event has been canceled due to illness. We hope to reschedule at a later date.

Malhotra’s garments as well as a video of his phulkari runway collection are currently on view in the exhibition Phulkari: The Embroidered Textiles of Punjab from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection. The designer is also featured in a video on our website.

Manish Malhotra is known for his intricate craftsmanship and glamorous designs, which are a favorite among celebrities. His catwalk shows at Fashion Week are regularly featured in Vogue India and other magazines. Entirely self-taught, he first made his mark as a costume designer for film in the 1990s before launching his eponymous label in 2005.
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5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Since the NFL Draft is in the house, we invite you to hold your own draft (of beer) and try your hand at sketching in the galleries.
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