• Art in Process

    Open Late Wednesday Nights

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  • Art at Lunch

    Horace Pippin: Interior Life

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  • Upcoming Exhibition Program

    Artists and Gardens: A Day of Art and Horticulture

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  • Upcoming Program

    ART CON: A PAFA Youth Council Event

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  • Currently on View

    The Artist's Garden: American Impressionism and the Garden Movement, 1887-1920

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  • Currently on View

    Robert Taplin: Punch

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  • Currently on View

    David Lynch: Six Men Getting Sick

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Museum Information

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and legal holidays

Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12
Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8
ACCESS cardholders: $2
Children 12 & under: Free
Military personnel (not groups): Free
Members: Free | STAMP Pass holders: Free

Throughout the year, PAFA presents special exhibitions, an outstanding permanent collection and work by the region's most talented artists. Visit our galleries in the Historic Landmark Building, designed by Frank Furness and George W. Hewitt, and the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building.


Docent tours meet in the museum lobby and feature highlights of the permanent collection.
Tuesday - Sunday, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Tours are free with admission. Check in with the front desk or call 215-972-2060 on the day of your visit to confirm docent availability.

Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Historic Landmark Building
118 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

(The Historic Landmark Building street level elevator is undergoing a much needed renovation and upgrade that will be completed on March 31, 2015. To maintain the safety of our visitors during construction, the only access to the building will be via the Broad Street stairway entrance. Please call to ensure that this elevator is functioning prior to your next visit.)

Campus Tours are available most weekdays. Prospective students who wish to book a tour should contact the Office of Admissions at 215-972-7625 or via email at

PAFA has partnered with the Mural Arts Program! All Mural Arts tours will now leave from the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building. In addition, anyone who takes a Mural Arts tour will receive a $5 discount on PAFA admission.