American Philosophical Society Museum
Art Community Downtown
The American Philosophical Society (APS) Museum, located next door to Independence Hall in Philadelphia's historic district, hosts exhibitions that explore history, art, and science in creative and thought‐provoking ways. In conjunction with exhibitions, the museum commissions innovative works by visual artists, musicians, poets, performers, dancers, and others. These original works interpret the themes and objects on view, linking them to relevant issues today
Calendar of Events
April-October: Thursday-Sunday, 10am-4pm. First Fridays until 8pm
November-December: Friday-Sunday, 10am-4 pm
Closed major holidays
$1 donation requested.
Guided tours of the APS Museum for groups of ten or more may be scheduled on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (subject to staff availability). To inquire about or schedule a guided tour of the exhibition for your group or class, please e-mail email@example.com
or call 215-701-4421 during normal business hours.