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The Core Project: Expanding and Enhancing Philadelphia’s Art Museum

Renovations are currently underway in our main building. What’s changing and when >>


buildingMain Building

Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Wednesday & Friday open until 8:45 p.m.
Closed Monday except some holidays*


buildingPerelman Building

The Perelman Building is currently closed in preparation for the exhibition Philadelphia Assembled.


buildingRodin Museum

Visit for information.


buildingHistoric Houses Cedar Grove & Mount Pleasant

Cedar Grove
April 6–December for guided public tours only
Thursday–Sunday, tours 11:00 a.m., 1:00 & 2:30 p.m.
First Sunday of the month, tours 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Closed Monday–Wednesday
Open same holidays as Museum’s main building

Mount Pleasant
Closed 2017 for general maintenance
Learn more about the Historic Houses >>

* Holiday Hours

New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Presidents’ Day
Memorial Day
Labor Day
Columbus Day
Christmas Eve

4th of July
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day


Buy Now & Save

Access for 2 consecutive days to Museum’s main building, Perelman Building, Rodin Museum, and historic house Cedar Grove (April–December). Mount Pleasant closed for maintenance.
  • Adults: $20
  • Seniors (65 & over): $18
  • Students (with valid ID): $14
  • Youth (13–18): $14
  • Children (12 & under): Free
  • Members (Join): Free


Pay What You Wish Admission
First Sunday of the month 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. and Wednesday 5:00–8:45 p.m.
What does Pay What You Wish mean? We suggest you start at a penny but support us with whatever amount you wish.

Free Admission for Local Art Students
Art and design students attending these colleges and universities receive free general admission with valid school ID. Does not include ticketed exhibitions. Redeemable on-site only.

  • Art Institute of Philadelphia
  • Community College of Philadelphia
  • Drexel University’s College of Media Arts & Design
  • Moore College of Art
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
  • Philadelphia University’s Program of Textile Design
  • Temple University’s Tyler School of Art
  • University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Art History and Fine Arts
  • University of the Arts

Free Summer Admission for Military Personnel
Active-duty military personnel and their families receive free admission from Memorial Day through Labor Day as part of Blue Star Museums.

$2 Admission for PA ACCESS Cardholders
Receive general admission for four adults at $2 each with your PA ACCESS card and photo ID. Children 12 and under are free. Does not include special exhibitions/programs; not valid with other offers or group rates. Redeemable on-site only. ACCESS admission is a citywide initiative led by Art-Reach.


For more information, please contact Visitor Services by phone at 215-763-8100 or by e-mail at .

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