Member Events

Upcoming Member Events


Young Friends

July 20, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Kayak the Schuylkill

Get out on the water and enjoy the sunshine as you explore Philadelphia’s hidden river with a professionally guided kayak tour between Walnut Street Dock and Fairmount Water Works. Registration for this event has closed.

Cost: Sold Out

Location: Walnut Street Dock (located under the Walnut Street Bridge on the east bank of the Schuylkill River)

Member Program

July 24, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Conservation at PAFA

Join paintings conservator Mary McGinn to learn the ins and outs of painting conservation techniques and see examples of contemporary and historical preservation problem-solving at work in PAFA’s incredible collection.

Cost: Free for PAFA Members | Registration Required

Location: Historic Landmark Building

Member Program

August 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Behind the Scenes with Conservation: From the Schuylkill to the Hudson

Join paintings conservator Mary McGinn to learn the inside scoop on how pieces were conserved especially for display in From the Schuylkill to the Hudson: Landscapes of the Early American Republic.

Cost: Free for PAFA Members | Registration Required

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building

Member Program

September 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

New Member Welcome

New to PAFA? Get acquainted with our galleries and learn about all the exceptional opportunities that are available with your PAFA membership.

Cost: Free for PAFA Members | Registration Required

Location: Historic Landmark Building

Member Program

September 25, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Patron Reception

Patron and Benefactor members are invited to a special evening reception and after-hours viewing of From the Schuylkill to the Hudson: Landscapes of the Early American Republic with live music, complimentary drinks, and light fare.

Cost: Free for Benefactor and Patron Members

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building

Member Program

October 10, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Curator Conversation: From the Schuylkill to the Hudson

Learn behind-the-scenes details about From the Schuylkill to the Hudson from the show’s curator Dr. Anna O. Marley and PAFA professor Doug Martenson.

Cost: $15 for Individual and Family Level Members | Free for Friends Level Members and Above

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building

Member Program

December 3, 2019 - 9:00am to December 8, 2019 - 5:00pm

PAFA Member Week

Enjoy increased discounts in The PAFA Store and Tableau, as well as a complimentary coffee, tea, or hot chocolate during your visit.

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building

Member Program

December 6, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Student Print Sale Member Hour

Take an exclusive first-look at our Student Print Sale, an annual PAFA favorite.

Cost: Free for PAFA Members

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building