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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)

Art Parkway District

PAFA's museum is internationally known for its collections of 19th- and 20th-century American paintings, sculptures, and works on paper. Its archives house important materials for the study of American art history, museums, and art training. The Historic Landmark Building and Samuel M. V. Hamilton Buildings make up the PAFA campus

Calendar of Events
Nick Cave: Rescue
Through Thursday, May 31
First Academies: Benjamin West
Through Sunday, June 3
I've Always Worked Hard
Through Friday, June 8
James Havard: Talking in Color
Through Sunday, May 27
GHOST IN THE MACHINE: Video in the Realm of Objects.
Through Sunday, June 17
117th Annual Student Exhibition
Through Sunday, June 3
Spring Festival & Family Exhibition
Sunday, May 20
Member Events: Contemporary Objects at PAFA
Wednesday, June 13
Rina Banerjee: Make Me a Summary of the World
Friday, October 26 through Sunday, April 7, 2019

Hours
Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and legal holidays.

Admission
Adults $15
Senior (60+) and Students with I.D. $12
Youth ages (13 - 18) $8
Child 12 and under and military personnel (excluding groups) FREE

Other Information
The Museum connects those with disabilities to the world of art through a wide variety of Accessible Services.

Docent Tours meet in the lobby of the Museum and feature the Highlights of the Permanent Collection or the George Tooker Exhibition. Please check in with the front desk on the day of your visit for specific details. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11:30 am and 12:30 pm Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Tours are free with admission.

Visitor Information

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
118 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-972-7600 phone
215-972-6198 TTY

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What's Nearby

Free Library of Philadelphia

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts


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