Exhibits

Holiday

A holiday pop-up exhibit is opening at Elfreth's Alley

Elfreth's Alley

Museums

Please Touch Museum opens new permanent gallery

Carroll - Please Touch Museum

Art

Explore the pages of world's largest pop-up book at Photo Arts Center

World's largest pop-up book

Design

PMA presents first U.S. solo exhibit of internationally acclaimed designer Patricia Urquiola

patricia urquiola

Franklin Institute

Get face-to-face with life-size clay warriors from more than 2,000 years ago

Carroll - Franklin Institute Terracotta Warriors

Exhibits

8 photos from a massive Terracotta Warriors exhibit

Carroll - Franklin Institute Terracotta Warriors

Culture

Local gallery to showcase photos from Cuba

Cuba: beauty and Sadness exhibit

Arts & Culture

Subject of new Barnes Foundation exhibit is North Philly cowboys

Mohamed Bourouissa: Urban Riders

Art Exhibit

Philly artist creates giant, interactive boom box to inspire city's youth

franklin square boom box

Museums

New art exhibit 'Connective Tissue' opening at Mutter Museum

Connective Tissue Exhibit at Mutter Museum

Art

Artists turn everyday objects into art for New Jersey exhibit

"Threading Water"

Social Media

Franklin Institute's 'Mirror Maze' is Philadelphia's most grammable exhibit

Mirror Maze

Exhibits

Stone Harbor gallery will feature Dr. Seuss' secret sculptures for limited time

Museums

View wildlife photos from National Geographic photographer at Philadelphia Museum of Art

Art Splash at PMA

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: summer's already on the brain

 "Untitled" by Emily Townsend (for WYM pop-up exhibition)

Family-Friendly

'Backyard Adventures' to open at Academy of Natural Sciences

Backyard Adventures ANS

Family-Friendly

Mirror Maze to open at Franklin Institute

Mirror Maze

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: facing a strange land

Faces of Philadelphia

Lists

Two of 'the best museum exhibits in the U.S. this spring' are in Philadelphia

Carroll - Philadelphia Skyline from Camden

Exhibits

Photo exhibit gives intimate look at rock 'n' roll icons

photo by Bob Gruen of the band Led Zeppelin in 1973

Arts & Culture

Artists commemorate Great Migration to Philadelphia in new AAMP exhibit

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Arts & Culture

New Penn Museum exhibit focuses on what's at stake when cultural heritage is destroyed

Cultures in the Crossfire

Films

Mutter Museum to screen silent film 'Phantom of the Opera'

Phantom of the Opera

Exhibits

'We the Detectives' at the Free Library focuses on crime stories

Detective

Arts & Culture

New Philadelphia Museum of Art exhibit focuses on traditional textiles

PMA exhibit

Arts & Culture

New Jersey community helps create art installation

ArtYard exhibit "Wishes"

Family-Friendly

Enjoy free admission to The Franklin Institute during Community Nights

Stock_Carroll - Franklin Institute

Museums

Pop-up museum at Eastern State will display rarely seen artifacts

Eastern State Penitentiary

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: where to see what and when

“Coming home” by Leora Brecher

Exhibits

Exhibit highlights book cover designs by female artists

'Cover Girls' book covers

Museums

National Constitution Center brings back popular Prohibition exhibit

American Spirits

Arts & Culture

New Barnes Foundation exhibit focuses on city life

crowd

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: loving your roots, and more than 'a precious lock of hair'

“Shadows Beckon” by Crystal Lee Lucas

Family-Friendly

View live frogs from around the world at Academy of Natural Sciences

ANS Frogs

Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens reveals opening date for 'spectacular' Main Garden Fountain

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Exhibits

Local street photographer's work to be displayed in African American Museum

African American Museum in Philadelphia

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: War, impending doom, nudity and naps – not in that order

First Friday

Events

Barnes Foundation to celebrate holidays with pop-up market and free admission

Barnes Foundation

Events

Penn Museum to showcase holiday traditions from around the world

World Peace Day

Events

New art exhibit shows letter from Gandhi to Hitler

Covering Letter

Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens CEO says Main Garden Fountain will 'blow your mind'

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Exhibits

Gallery: "Forced from Home" comes to Independence Mall

Doctors Without Borders

Events

Philly museum wants to know if you believe in magic

Penn Museum magic exhibit

Events

Teenage artists to have work displayed on three-city tour

“A Drop in the Sea”

Events

What's the difference between a rock and a mineral?

Labradorite  mineral

Events

New exhibit at Philadelphia Museum of Art focuses on Mexican modernism

Paint the Revolution