Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

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  • Unique architectural design and art school. I had the pleasure of attending art classes there. The programs are rich with talent and the right exposure to the classic periods of visual arts. PAFA host...  more »
  • First time visit. Small museum yet honestly expecting a little more. The exhibit was good yet as a fan of chuck close a bit disappointed.  more »
  • If you're staying near City Hall, walk to PAFA on Broad Street (near Arch) and enjoy both the temporary exhibitions and permanent collection focus rooms. Admission is $15 per adult. I can especially r...  more »
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  • This is an excellent experience to walk around their display/museum area in the old building. really nice.
  • Free admission on President’s Day, the day we visited. This art museum is spacious, neatly laid out, and well-curated overall. The ‘World War I and American Art’ exhibition was of particular interest, showing the public response to the war and what life in the battlefield was like, especially for those who experienced it first-hand. Stayed for two hours, which was enough to see all exhibits on two floors.
  • Didn't have chance to visit, but I walked pass it couple of times and took these photos. I will definitely go see on my next visit.
  • The jewel of Philadelphia art museums, a historical architectural landmark, and a walk through the history of American art, PAFA Is not as well-known or visited as it should be. It is always a joy to introduce friends to PAFA. A fabulous cafe for lunch or a snack and one of the best museum shops in the city.
  • Diverse collection of American art. Historic building that is over the top classic beauty

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