Current Employees

Policies & Procedures

Staff Holiday Calendar

New Year’s Day Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 20, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
President’s Day Monday, February 17, 2020 Museum closed
Classes in session
Memorial Day Monday, May 25, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Juneteenth Friday, June 19, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Independence Day Friday, July 3, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Independence Day* Saturday, July 4, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Labor Day Monday, September 7, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 26, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Thanksgiving Holiday Friday, November 27, 2020 Museum open
No classes
Christmas Eve Thursday, December 24, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
Christmas Day Friday, December 25, 2020 Museum closed
No classes
New Year's Eve Thursday, December 31, 2020 Museum open
No classes

*July 4 is paid holiday for those staff who are regularly scheduled to work on Saturday. In addition to the list above, staff will receive one floating holiday.


About PAFA

Founded in 1805, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is America's first school and museum of fine arts. A recipient of the National Medal of Arts, PAFA offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the fine arts, innovative exhibitions of historic and contemporary American art, and a world-class collection of American art. PAFA’s esteemed alumni include Mary Cassatt, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Thomas Eakins, William Glackens, Barkley L. Hendricks, Violet Oakley, Louis Kahn, David Lynch, and Henry Ossawa Tanner.