Lavish 4,500-year-old jewelry of the Mesopotamian Queen Puabi. Monumental architectural elements from the Palace of the Egyptian Pharaoh Merenptah, circa 1200 BCE. A flawless 19th century crystal ball once owned by the last Dowager Empress of China. Evocative African dance masks from Nigeria, Zaire, and Gabon. The battle of Heracles and the Nemean Lion, crisply painted on a 2,500-year-old ancient Greek amphora.
Penn Museum, home to great artistic masterpieces of the world, is a proud partner of the With Art Philadelphia™ collaborative!
Only in Philadelphia
Discover why Philadelphia is better With Art by curating your own artistic experience at visitphilly.com/withart. Start at the Penn Museum, and branch out! You can make your own art itinerary, peruse blockbuster event and exhibit listings, find hotel accommodations and more. Be sure to explore our With Art Philadelphia™ partner attractions: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Barnes Foundation, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society—all united to help visitors experience Philadelphia for what it truly is: one of the world's great cultural destinations.
A Unique Partnership
The With Art Philadelphia™ collaborative is a first-of-its-kind partnership to position Philadelphia among the world's great art destinations and to increase visitation to the region from around the world. The groups contributing financial and other resources to the campaign are: the City of Philadelphia, Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation, Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology), Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, Philadelphia International Airport, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, The Lenfest Foundation, William Penn Foundation, Knight Foundation, Arts & Business Council of Greater Philadelphia, PNC and PECO.