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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

Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Closed Monday except some holidays*


buildingRodin Museum

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buildingHistoric Houses

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 each 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
Monday, July 3
Labor Day
Columbus Day
Christmas Eve

4th of July
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day


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

Buy Now & Save


First Sunday of the Month 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. and Every Wednesday 5:00–8:45 p.m.: Pay What You Wish
What does Pay What You Wish mean? We ask that it starts at a penny but support us with whatever amount you wish.

Local Art Students
The Museum partners with 10 local colleges and universities to provide free general admission for students enrolled in colleges of art and design. Students must present a valid ID listing these specific colleges. Admission does not apply to ticketed exhibitions. On-site only.

  • Art Institute of Philadelphia
  • Community College of Philadelphia
  • Drexel University Media Arts & Design
  • Moore College of Art
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
  • Philadelphia University (Textile Design)
  • Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial
  • Temple University Tyler School of Art
  • Univ. of Penn. Dept. of Art History and Fine Arts
  • University of the Arts

Military Personnel
We are proud to participate in Blue Star Museums, an initiative that offers free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families to museums across the country from Memorial Day, May 29, 2017, through Labor Day, September 4, 2017.

ACCESS Admission $2
Present your Pennsylvania ACCESS/EBT card and receive general admission for up to four adults at $2 each. Children 12 and under are free. (ACCESS/EBT card along with a photo ID required.) Not valid for special exhibitions, programs, or with any other offers or group rates. 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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