Pillars and sculptures at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
The Best Museums To Visit On Your Trip To Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art

One of the oldest art museums in the country, the Museum of Art is home to paintings by Renoir and Van Gogh, Grace Kelly’s wedding dress, and the Kienbusch Collection of armor.

Benjamin Franklin Museum

This museum is an immersive and educational experience for all ages with artifacts of Ben Franklin and has the remains of his home and Franklin Court.

Museum of the American Revolution

This museum has invaluable historical items, like George Washington's tent from the Revolutionary War and the first newspaper printing of the Declaration of Independence from 1776.

Rodin Museum

Business tycoon Jules E. Mastbaum founded the Rodin Museum to exhibit his collections of hundreds of the artist’s drawings, sketches, and sculptures, such as The Thinker.

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Visitors can have an eerie, unforgettable experience walking the hallways here, with permanent exhibits, including Al Capone's cell and Jewish life in the prison.