Participating Institutions

Museums

Academy of Natural Sciences

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Location

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-299-1000
http://www.ansp.org

Hours of Operation

Daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Weekdays and until
5:00 p.m. on Weekends

Cost

$10 with a Student ID

African American Museum in Philadelphia

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Location

701 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-574-0380
http://www.AAMPmuseum.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, Noon – 5:00 p.m.

Cost

$8 with a Student ID

Eastern State Penitentiary

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Location

1726 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-236-3300
http://www.easternstate.org

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost

$5

Franklin Institute

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Location

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-448-1200
http://www.fi.edu

Hours of Operation

Science Center: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday through Saturday

Cost

$14.50 with a Student ID

Independence Seaport Museum

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Location

211 S. Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-413-8655
http://www.phillyseaport.org

Hours of Operation

Daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Cost

$7 with a Student ID

National Liberty Museum

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Location

321 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-925-2800
http://www.libertymuseum.org

Hours of Operation

Year round Tuesday – Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Open Mondays Memorial Day – Labor Day
Call for schedule on holidays

Cost

Adults $7.00, Seniors $6, Students $5, Children 5-17 $2 with an adult. Under age 5 free. Family Admission $15, includes two adults and their children

National Museum of American Jewish History

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Location

101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-923-3811
http://www.nmajh.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.,
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.,
Closed Mondays and major Jewish holidays

Cost

$12

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

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Location

118 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-972-7600
http://www.pafa.org

Hours of Operation

10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday
11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday
Closed Mondays and legal holidays.

Cost

$8 with valid student ID

Philadelphia Art Alliance

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Location

251 South 18th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-545-4302
http://www.philartalliance.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Cost

$3 with valid student ID, “Pay what you wish” Fridays

Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Location

2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130
215-763-8100
http://www.philamuseum.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.,
Fridays until 8:45 p.m.,
Mondays and major holidays closed.

Cost

Cultural Passport Offer: “Pay what you wish” on the first Sunday of each month, $5 student admission during the rest of the month.

Philadelphia Zoo

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Location

3400 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-243-1100
http://www.philadelphiazoo.org

Hours of Operation

March – November 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
December – February 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost

March – Nov. $18, Dec. – Feb. $12.95

Rosenbach Museum & Library

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Location

2008 – 2010 Delancey Place
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-732-1600
http://www.rosenbach.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesdays & Fridays 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays & Thursdays 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Cost

$5

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology
and Anthropology

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Location

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-898-4000
http://www.penn.museum

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00p.m.
Closed, Mondays & Holidays

Cost

$10 General Admission, $6 Students with valid school ID

Performance Venues

Academy of Vocal Arts

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Location

Various Locations
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-735-1685
http://www.avaopera.org

Hours of Operation

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (box office)

Cost

$10 for all performances (limited availability)

Arden Theatre Company

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Location

40 N. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-922-1122
http://www.ardentheatre.org

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Cost

Prices vary
$5 Student Rush tickets

Curtis Institute of Music

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Location

1726 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-893-7902
http://www.curtis.edu

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost

$5-$36

InterAct Theatre

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Location

2030 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-568-8077
http://www.interacttheatre.org

Hours of Operation

Performances occur Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m., and Sundays at 2:00 p.m.

Cost

With Student ID – $20 Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
$24 Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
$15 Student Rush Tickets are also available 10 minutes prior to curtain (subject to availability)

International House Philadelphia

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Location

3701 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-387-5125
http://ihousephilly.org

Hours of Operation

Hours for events and exhibits vary. Check the International House website for more information.

Cost

Prices vary.

Mural Arts Program

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Location

Various Locations
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-685-0750
http://muralarts.org

Hours of Operation

All Mural Arts tours leave from various locations throughout the city at various times. Check for directions and tour schedules online at muralarts.org when you reserve your tickets.

Cost

Varies

Opera Company of Philadelphia

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Location

1420 Locust Street, Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-732-8400
www.operaphila.org

Hours of Operation

9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. weekdays

Cost

$7 – $210 on advance sales
Student rush tickets 50% off or $5 in the Amphitheatre 2 hours prior to performance time at the Academy of Music Box Office (subject to availability).

Pennsylvania Ballet

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Location

240 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-893-1999
http://www.paballet.org

Hours of Operation

Tickets Available Through the Kimmel Center Box Office: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. weekdays

Cost

$15 student rush tickets

Philadelphia Film Society

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Location

1412 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-253-3599
http://www.filmadelphia.org

Hours of Operation

Based on screening times. Please check the website for updates.
If performance institution, tickets will be available at the venue box office beginning one hour prior to each screening.

Cost

$8 for students

Philadelphia Orchestra

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Location

Broad and Spruce Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-893-1999
http://www.philorch.org

Hours of Operation

The Kimmel Center Box Office is open daily from 10am – 6pm. The Call Center is open daily from 9am – 8pm. Call 215-893-1999 to purchase tickets by phone.

Cost

Student Rush tickets – $8 general admission (or $10 online) 90-minutes prior to concert time with student ID

Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre

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Location

2111 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-496-8001
http://www.phillyshakespeare.org

Hours of Operation

Box Office: 10:00am – 4:00pm, Monday – Friday

Cost

Student Discounts available by show

Wilma Theater

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Location

265 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-546-7824
http://www.wilmatheater.org

Hours of Operation

Administrative Offices: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Box office hours: 10:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Cost

In Advance – Students can save 50% off of full-priced tickets (excludes Opening and Saturday nights) and can purchase $10 tickets for Sunday evening performances. A valid student ID is required; limit one ticket per ID. $10 student rush tickets available.

World Cafe Live

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Location

3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-222-1400
http://www.worldcafelive.com

Hours of Operation

Restaurant Hours – 11:00 a.m. Monday – Friday, 5:00 p.m. Saturday – Sunday
Box Office Hours – 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Monday – Saturday, 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Sunday

Cost

Varies

Always Free

American Philosophical Society

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Location

104 South Fifth Street
http://www.apsmuseum.org

Hours of Operation

Hours vary throughout the year. Visit the website for a current schedule.

Cost

Free

Anthenaeum of Philadelphia

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Location

215-898-7108
http://www.philaathenaeum.org

Hours of Operation

Mondays-Fridays, 9 am to 5 pm
First Saturdays, 10 am to 2 pm

Cost

Free

Bartram’s Garden

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Location

Various Locations
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-735-1685
http://www.bartramsgarden.org

Hours of Operation

Grounds open dawn to dusk daily

Cost

Free Admission
$8 Tours for Students with valid ID

Betsy Ross House

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Location

239 Arch Street
http://www.betsyrosshouse.org

Hours of Operation

Hours vary throughout the year. Visit the website for a current schedule.

Cost

Free Admission

Chemical Heritage Foundation

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Location

315 Chestnut Street
http://www.chemheritage.org

Hours of Operation

Mondays-Fridays, 10 am to 4 pm

Cost

Free

City Hall

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Location

1 Penn Square
Room 116
East Portal Market Street entrance
http://www.phila.gov/artincityhall

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday, 10 am to 4 pm

Cost

Free Admission

Edgar Allen Poe National Historical Site

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Location

532 North Seventh Street
http://www.nps.gov/edal/index.htm

Hours of Operation

Wednesday – Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm

Cost

Free Admission

Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center

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Location

640 Waterworks Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19130
215-685-0723
http://www.fairmountwaterworks.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday – Closed
Sunday, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost

Free

Independence National Historical Park

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Location

21 S 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
800-537-7676
http://www.nps.gov/inde

Hours of Operation

Independence Hall:
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Timed Tickets Required
March – December
Liberty Bell Center:
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Year Round

Cost

Free

Institute of Contemporary Art

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Location

215-898-7108
http://www.icaphila.org

Hours of Operation

12 p.m. – 8 p.m., Wednesday through Friday 
11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 
Closed Monday and Tuesday

Cost

Free

Wagner Free Institute of Science

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Location

1700 West Montgomery Avenue
http://www.wagnerfreeinstitute.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Friday, 9 am to 4 pm

Cost

Free Admission

Woodmere Art Museum

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Location

9201 Germantown Avenue
http://www.woodmereartmuseum.org

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Thursday, 10 am to 5 pm
Friday, 10 am to 8:45 pm
Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm

Cost

Free Admission

On Campus

Anthony J. Drexel Picture Gallery / Rincliffe Gallery

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Location

Main Building, Third Floor
32nd and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
http://www.drexel.edu/univrel/drexelcollection

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday, 3:30-5:30 pm

Cost

Free

Drexel Observatory

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Location

Main Building
32nd and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
http://www.physics.drexel.edu/observatory/index.shtml

Hours of Operation

Open the first Wednesday each month

Cost

Free

Hagerty Library (Rare Books / University Archives / Special Exhibits)

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Location

W.W. Hagerty Library, Lower Level
33rd and Market streets
http://www.archives.library.drexel.edu

Hours of Operation

Hours vary throughout the year. Check the website for a current schedule.

Cost

Free

Mandell Theater

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Location

33rd and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
215-895-2787
http://www.drexel.edu/westphal

Hours of Operation

Box office: 12:00 – 4:30 during performance weeks
Box office hours: 1 hour prior to performance

Cost

Prices vary

Paul Peck Alumni Center Gallery

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Location

32nd and Market streets
http://www.drexel.edu/univrel/drexelcollection/peck.asp

Hours of Operation

Hours vary throughout the year. Check the website for a current schedule.

Cost

Free

Pearlstein Gallery / Historic Costume Collection

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Location

Nesbitt Hall
3215 Market Street
http://www.drexel.edu/westphal/resources/venues/LeonardPearlsteinGallery/

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday, 11 am to 5 pm

Cost

Free