Museums

Festivals

Seven events you should know about this weekend

Carroll - City Hall and the Philadelphia Skyline

Holidays

Guide to what's going on Labor Day weekend in Philadelphia

Roof deck of the Spirit of Philadelphia

Arts & Culture

Get a free professional headshot at this Philadelphia Museum of Art event

Carroll - Philadelphia Museum of Art

Arts & Culture

Students can visit Philly's museums for free during CollegeFest

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Arts & Culture

Van Gogh pop-up exhibit opening at the King of Prussia Mall

Van Gogh painting at the Barnes Foundation

Family-Friendly

Modern-day Viking ship will dock at Penn's Landing over Labor Day weekend

Norwegian Viking ship Draken

Events

A roundup of seven awesome events happening this weekend

Carroll - Ghostly Circus

Arts & Culture

Hear stories from dozens of historical sites and landmarks in one evening

Museum of the American Revolution

Arts & Culture

Fall exhibit at Philadelphia Museum of Art will feature Victorian dolls

Little Ladies: Victorian Fashion Dolls and the Feminine Ideal

Family-Friendly

Take Your Parent to Play Day is new holiday in the Lehigh Valley

Crayola Experience

Food & Drink

Drink beer, cider and glögg at American Swedish History Museum's SmörgåsBeer

Family-Friendly

Stomp on bubble wrap at Please Touch Museum on July Fourth

Carroll - A package with bubble wrap

Food & Drink

Rodin Museum Garden Bar is new, outdoor spot to drink along the Parkway

Carroll - The Rodin Museum

Pride

Philadelphia Museum of Art celebrating 40th anniversary of the Rainbow Flag

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Sponsored

Kick back and relax in Elizabeth City, NC, this summer

Limited - Elizabeth City - Harbor

Performances

Celebrate James Joyce's 'Ulysses' at Rosenbach's annual Bloomsday festival

Bloomsday

Exhibits

PHOTOS: Check out this exhibit with 20 giant bugs

Carroll - Extreme Bugs Exhibit Academy of Natural Sciences

Holidays

A roundup of what's happening over Memorial Day weekend in Philly

Delaware River Waterfront

Museums

Admission to Philadelphia Museum of Art will be free on International Museum Day

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Museums

'Racing: A Need for Speed' includes stories of local racers and vintage cars

“Jolly Green Giant” at Vargo Dragway

Museums

Museum of the American Revolution offering free admission on one-year anniversary

Carroll - Museum of the American Revolution Opening

Sponsored

Experience the life of a true Hollywood legend

Limited - Ava Gardner as Kitty Collins

Exhibits

Focus is on Alexander Hamilton's rivalries in new National Constitution Center exhibit

National Constitution Center

Arts & Culture

Astrologer to lead tour through PMA during this month's Final Fridays party

Stock_Carroll - Philadelphia Museum of Art Eakins Oval

Controversy

Chinese leaders take aim at Franklin Institute for vandalism of ancient statue

Carroll - Franklin Institute Terracotta Warriors

Development

Nonprofit details plans for interactive South Philly sports museum

Jetro Building near Sports Complex - South Philly

Museums

Museum of the American Revolution renames Patriots Gallery

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Parties

Barnes Foundation throwing gothic party

Young Professionals Night at the Barnes Foundation

Beer

Yuengling receives $1 million grant to expand brewery museum

Carroll - Yuengling Brewery

Museums

History After Hours series returns to Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

Food & Drink

Nighttime beer garden opening inside Academy of Natural Sciences

Dinos After Dark

Business

Chemical Heritage Foundation reveals rebranding plan, new name

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Family-Friendly

Barnes introduces family-orientated ways to experience the collection

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Holiday

Franklin Institute throwing ugly sweater party

Arts & Culture

PMA throwing holiday party with Mexican music, spiked hot chocolate

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Sponsored

5 reasons to take a look at Philadelphia's Magic Gardens

Philadelphia Magic Gardens

Food

Why is gingerbread such a popular holiday flavor?

Holiday

Barnes hosting holiday market with free admission to new exhibit

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Holiday

Mütter is getting in the holiday spirit with new event

Stock_Carroll - Holiday Decorations Wreath

Black Friday

Things to do on Black Friday if you don’t want to shop

Carroll - SPiN Philadelphia

Museums

Please Touch Museum opens new permanent gallery

Carroll - Please Touch Museum

Music

Here’s how to get a private Smithsonian tour hosted by Questlove

Questlove

Family-Friendly

Philly museum throwing Day of the Dead party

Day of the Dead celebration at Penn Museum

Museums

Two museums by the Parkway are teaming up to offer special promotion

Carroll - City Hall and Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Family-Friendly

Meet soldiers, civilians and spies to learn untold stories of British occupation of Philadelphia

Museum of the American Revolution

Barnes

The Barnes move 5 years later: (essentially, 'we were right')

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