Philadelphia Museum of Art

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24 Hours In Philadelphia

One could easily spend days — even weeks — exploring and taking in all that Philadelphia has to offer, but if time is limited, there are a few sights and experiences that simply can’t be missed.

02/28/2015

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‘Represent: 200 Years Of African American Art’

John Vick, Project Assistant Curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Organizing Curator of “Represent, 200 Years of African American Art”, currently on display, gives a brief preview.

02/14/2015

The Philadelphia Museum of Art held a special ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night to unveil a new exhibit. (credit: Dan Wing/KYW)

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrates Opening Of Ink And Gold: Art Of The Kano At The Phila. Museum Of Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art held a special ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night to unveil a new exhibit. Ink and Gold: Art of the Kano is the largest collection of Kano art ever assembled in the United States.

02/12/2015

(Left:  Berthe-Marie-Pauline Morisot, "Young Girl with Basket," 1892. Right:  Camille Pissarro, "Avenue de l'Opéra: Morning Sunshine," 1898.  Images provided by Phila. Museum of Art)

Philadelphia Art Museum Gifted Five Outstanding French Impressionist Paintings

Two Pissarro landscapes, with their exquisite use of color, and Morisot’s famous painting of a young girl are now on permanent display at the museum thanks to a local family with a deep passion for art.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/08/2015

(Joan Johson and some "frakturs" from the collection of her and her husband.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

German-American Folk Art Exhibit Opens at Philadelphia Museum of Art

The exhibit, from the private collection of Joan and Victor Johnson, contains more than 230 pieces of Pennsylvania German writings and drawings, called “frakturs.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/29/2015

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Top Winter Date Ideas In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a city brimming with history and romance. In wintertime, the City of Brotherly Love is a veritable cornucopia of venues and destinations for couples seeking a dating experience that embraces the season.

12/30/2014

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Top Museum Gift Shops In Philadelphia

Stop at one of the many gift shops in our suggested Philadelphia museums and pick up a memento to bring home.

12/29/2014

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Paul Strand At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art

The Paul Strand exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is running now through January 4th.

12/06/2014

(The Philadelphia Museum of Art, top, and the Fairmount Water Works, in 2009 file photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Nov. 26

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

11/26/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Nov. 12

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

11/12/2014

(Vendors get set up for the opening of the 38th annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Contemporary Craft Show.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Four-Day Craft Show and Sale To Benefit Phila. Art Museum Opens Thursday

The show, run by the Women’s Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, will be open through Sunday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

11/05/2014

(Photo by Jim Melwert)

For The Visiting Under-30 Crowd, A Traditional Philadelphia Eye-Opener

“What better way to start the day than the traditional Philly way,” said Forbes editor Randall Lane, who took part in the run up the art museum steps.

10/21/2014

(John Wible, brewer, 2nd Story Brewing Co.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Oct. 21

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

10/21/2014

Paul Strand, "Wall Street, New York," 1915.  Image provided by Phila. Museum of Art)

Phila. Art Museum Shows Decades of Iconic Photos of Paul Strand

Paul Strand is regarded as a towering figure in modern photography. His early work, between 1915 and 1920, is his most celebrated.

10/16/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Oct. 8

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

10/08/2014

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