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Philadelphia Museum of Art

(Katy Perry is surrounded by fans and security personnel during a midnight visit to the art museum.  Photo by HughE Dillon)

Katy Perry Delights Philly Fans With Impromptu Visit to Art Museum Steps

As promised during an appearance earlier this week at the Wells Fargo Center, the pop star showed up at the steps of the art museum at midnight to climb the “Rocky” steps.

08/06/2014

(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Top Upcoming Art Exhibits In Philadelphia

To quench your thirst for art this summer and fall, you should make some time to venture out to see some of the best art exhibits in the city before they’re gone.

08/04/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 23

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

07/23/2014

(Michelle Khatwani takes a photo of her husband and son at the top of the "Rocky" steps, in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Plan To Cut Into Museum’s ”Rocky” Steps Draws Visitor Consternation

“I think it would be sad, because we came here specifically for running up the stairs, because of the ‘Rocky’ scene,” said one tourist from Texas.

07/21/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 16

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

07/16/2014

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Golden Goddess Diana Glows Again As She Makes Her Return To Philadelphia Museum Of Art

KYW’s Pat Loeb reports the statue has been re-gilded to a glowing gold.

07/10/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 9

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

07/09/2014

(An educaton aide helps kids construct collages at the art museum's "Art Splash" program.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Summer Program For Kids Kicks Off at Philadelphia Art Museum

To instill art appreciation in its youngest visitors, the folks at the Philadelphia Museum of Art are inviting children to participate in their summer programs.

06/27/2014

Part of the plans for Philadelphia's iconic Rocky Stairs. (credit: CBS3)

EXCLUSIVE: Architect Frank Gehry Speaks About Plans For Changes To Famous ‘Rocky Steps’

Today, Museum leadership and a world renowned architect unveiled for the public a master plan to upgrade the interior, create extensive new gallery space, and re-imagine the exterior steps that “Rocky” made famous.

06/26/2014

(NHL draft prospects locate the "Rocky" footprints at the top of the art museum steps.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

NHL Draft Prospects Take In Philadelphia Sights Ahead of Their Big Moment

Philadelphia is hosting the 2014 NHL draft this weekend, and today a handful of top prospects took a trolley tour of some city landmarks.

06/25/2014

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

Philadelphia Museum Of Art Planning Massive Renovation

Since the Philadelphia Museum of Art opened to the public in 1928, no one has ever undertaken a comprehensive renovation.

06/16/2014

Participants in the Philadelphia After School Partnership take part in a Scrabble tournament at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. (credit: Mark Abrams/KYW)

Young Scrabble Tournament Participants Say Game Teaches Much More Than Just Strategy

Youngsters who take part in Philadelphia’s After School Activities Partnership put their Scrabble smarts to the test during a competition inside the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

06/11/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Jun. 11

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

06/11/2014

Silvia Rotenbury, stroke survivor. (Credit: Carrie Hodousek)

Hear Philly: Strides For Stroke Turns 20

The Delaware Valley Stroke Council is holding their 20th annual Strides for Stroke 5K Run/Walk this Sunday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

06/05/2014

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Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Showcase Work Of 80s Fashion Designer Patrick Kelly

Now through November 30th, The Philadelphia Museum of Art will showcase some 80s Patrick Kelly designs in a retrospective called “Runway of Love.”

05/31/2014

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