Discover the amazing museums and galleries of Philadelphia
Philadelphia is well known for its historical prominence, but it is equally renowned for its cultural wealth. Philadelphia features more public art than any other city in the U.S., including more murals than any other American city. The world-famous Mutter Museum, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the First Friday gallery walks each month—this and more await you near Hotel Palomar Philadelphia.
Museums and Galleries near our Rittenhouse Square boutique hotel include:
Academy of Natural Sciences 0.5 Miles
Be totally immersed in orchids this April at the first ever international orchid show at the Academy of Natural Sciences. Featuring more than 30 exhibits, visitors will get the chance to marvel at bizarre, fragrant and always interesting orchids in full bloom. Book your stay with us now, spring is waiting!
Barnes Foundation 1.3 Miles
Now in its State of the Art, LEED Certified, the Barnes Foundation boasts a legendary collection of post-impressionist and early modern art. Interested in becoming a Barnes insider? When booking the BARNES rate you will received un-timed member level access and Audio Tour. Book Now
Franklin Institute .7 Miles
Experience the luxury and tragedy of the Unsinkable Ship with 2 tickets to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Explore by foot or by car- you choose with valet parking and unlimited in-and-out privileges. Make the most of the morning with two extra hours before checkout time. Book Now
Tips, Tips, Hooray
With an abundance of entertainment, Philadelphia has something for everyone. Check out what locals say is their favorite activity and other must-dos in this historic city! Local Tips