Museum Studies Internship Program
- Museum Staff-Led Tours are offered Tuesdays through Fridays, 12:00–4:00 p.m. There is a $75 lecture fee plus $12 admission per student with valid ID. These tours must be booked at least one month in advance and are subject to staff availability.
- Self-Guided Tours are offered Tuesdays through Sundays, 12:00–4:00 p.m. There is a $12 admission fee per student with valid ID. These tours must be booked at least two weeks in advance.
CollegeFest 2014Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free admission for college students with valid ID The Philadelphia Museum of Art will be participating in the annual CollegeFest on Saturday, September 27th, 2014. Now in its 28th year, CollegeFest is a daylong festival that offers college students (with valid college ID) free general admission to cultural institutions throughout the city, including the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Students visiting the Museum during CollegeFest can stroll through more than 200 galleries and take in the Museum’s extraordinary permanent collection including masterpieces by Monet and Cézanne to Brancusi and Duchamp. Stop by the Perelman building to see the exhibition Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love. At the Rodin Museum, students can download an interactive app and enjoy the gardens and Museum. For those interested in visiting the Museum year round, discounted memberships are available for full-time students.
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Join Museum Director Timothy Rub, Lucy Schwartz of Google Art, and artist Mark Tribe, founder of Rhizome, and Erica Battle, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, as they discuss art in the digital age. This lecture is a Power of Art program, sponsored by The Wind Foundation.
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Seating is limited.
Photographer Dave Heath’s sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love, and hope reveal him to be one of the most original photographers of the 1950s and 1960s. Join Dave Heath; Peter Barberie, The Brodsky Curator of Photographs, Philadelphia Museum of Art; and Keith Davis, Senior Curator of Photography, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, for an illuminating discussion of the artist’s work.
For more information, please contact The Division of Education by phone at 215-684-7580, by fax at 215-236-4063, or by e-mail at .