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Princeton University Art Museum Princeton 16.8 km away
#1 of 3 Museums in Princeton
Despite living in New Jersey, with Philly and NYC so close, the Princeton Art Museum is one of my favorite art museums.
And in the midst of all this glorious and historic institution stand McCormick Hall, housing a permanent collection which vies with world class museums for quality, didactics, and accessibility.
The Barnes Foundation Philadelphia, PA 45.4 km away
#1 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
Philadelphia has always been a great city for museums with the Franklin Institute, The Museum of Art and the Rodin Museum all readily accessible along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, but there is yet another museum...
We have visited a dozen of the best Post-Impressionist art museums in the world: Amsterdam's Van Gogh museum and Rijksmuseum; NYC's MOMA and Met; Paris's Musee d'orsay and The Louvre; Chicago's Art Institute of Ch...
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Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia, PA 45.6 km away
#2 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
so much to see and do wonderful scenery the rocky statue the art museum steps the gorgous water fountain the museums great condo and apartments great food amazing atmosphere
And how happy we were to visit this world class art museum, after our time there I can truly say in my opinion it can hold it's own to any of the great art museums of Europe like the Louvre,the Prado or the Uffizi.
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Silverball Pinball Museum Asbury Park
#1 of 5 Museums in Asbury Park
There are very few museums where you can touch and feel the art.
Silverball is a few things at once- can be a museum of carefully restored classic pinball machines and video games, each with an informative plaque documenting history of that particular machine, arranged in order...
Battleship New Jersey Camden 44.1 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Camden
On the various decks there are mini-museums and memorials to show pieces of the history which is super interesting.
This is by far the best naval museum I've ever been to! 5 stars!
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Eastern State Penitentiary Philadelphia, PA 44.8 km away
#3 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
Fascinating, interesting and very different environment than typical museums.
ESP is walking distance to many Center City hotels and Philly's greatest museums.
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National Museum of American Jewish History Philadelphia, PA 44.6 km away
#4 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
Among the greatest Jewish museums of the world, the National Museum of American Jewish History offers the most comprehensive overview of American Jewish history available anywhere.
Usually Jewish History museums are just endless walls of reading but this was a delightful surprise & I definitely needed more time here.
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Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum Philadelphia, PA 52.5 km away
#5 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
We first visited the Simeone in September 2015 and were amazed at the quality of the collection, having visited many other car museums around the world.
We were in Philadelphia for the weekend for museums and biking.
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Museum of the American Revolution Philadelphia, PA 44.5 km away
#6 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
It is one of best museums i have visited and since it is walking distance to many of the great historical landmarks in Philadelphia, you can make a day out of experiencing the making of America.
This is one of Philadelphia wonderful museums and attractions of early American and colonial attractions.
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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Philadelphia, PA 45.1 km away
#7 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
In a city replete with fabulous art collections displayed at museums on the Parkway this jewel is often overlooked.
Pippin became a well known African American painter with solo shows in major museums and paintings of various genres in public and private collections.
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Cape May Lighthouse Cape May
#1 of 8 Museums in Cape May
The lighthouse has a couple of museums next to it and you can climb the 199 steps to the top which I highly recommend as it affords you a great view of the ocean and town of Cape May.
There's the Lighthouse itself, a few small museums, an old WWII bunker, a quiet secluded beach (no swimming,) and right next door is a Nature Conservancy!
Rodin Museum Philadelphia, PA 45.4 km away
#8 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
The Rodin museum is an easy, interesting visit.The sculptures are familiar to most people who are knowledgeable about his work.Where many museums are exhausting to tour, this is an easy, doable visit!
Well worth visiting, especially since all of Philadelphia's other major museums are literally only steps away!
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Michener Art Museum Doylestown, PA 32.7 km away
#1 of 5 Museums in Doylestown
One of the great small museums in the country with unparalled collection of Bucks County Impressionists and Nakashima fu
Michener's vision is apparent in the museums unique collection and entering special exhibitions.
Old Barracks Museum Trenton 0.8 km away
#1 of 4 Museums in Trenton
It was on the Blue Star Museums list (free admission for military families during the summer), so I figured it was worth a shot.
Surrounded by modern-day highways and impressive buildings, The Old Barracks Museum is a must see for historians and lovers of anything "George Washington."
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum Cape May
#2 of 8 Museums in Cape May
One of the few museums where kids, and adults haha, can climb into cockpits and aircraft.
We've been to many aviation museums, but this was one of the best!
Please Touch Museum Philadelphia, PA 46.6 km away
#9 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
It was a tad pricey, but I live in MD where all National DC museums are free.
We picked to visit the Please Touch Museum after seeing it was rated one of the top Autism-friendly museums in the country.
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Mercer Museum Doylestown, PA 32.8 km away
#2 of 5 Museums in Doylestown
It's an absolute MUST for seekers of unusual homes, museums or history.
Very nice museum one of the better history museums we've visited.
Penn Museum Philadelphia, PA 47.4 km away
#11 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
This is a small museum (compared to the large museums), but we were impressed with the types of artifacts and the diversity of cultures they covered.
Yet, as an avid museum visitor in my travels around the globe, this is definitely one of my favorites all-time museums.
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National Liberty Museum Philadelphia, PA 44.5 km away
#12 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
the museums were great and so was the cheese steaks.
This is a humungous task, but the Museum rises to the challenge through inter-active exhibits, contemporary works of art and illustrated stories of heroes from all walks of life and backgrounds.
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National Constitution Center Philadelphia, PA 44.3 km away
#13 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
This highly informative, educational museum is definitely one of the top museums in the city.
With Philly having so many great museums, it's impressive that museums like this continue to find creative ways of teaching their stories.
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The Franklin Institute Philadelphia, PA 45.6 km away
#14 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
Truly one of the best, most educational, thoughtfully designed and engaging and wonderful museums for kids of ALL ages.
There is so much to do and on a beautiful day you can walk to other museums in the area or even to Love Park and the Rocky Statue.
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World War II Lookout Tower Cape May
#3 of 8 Museums in Cape May
A very enjoyable museum and a great veiw of the Bay and suroundeding area.
There are several placards at the base as well as some museum-type displays on the way up and a beautiful view from the top.
Philadelphia's Magic Gardens Philadelphia, PA 45.8 km away
#15 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
There's portraits in museums everywhere.
A small museum and open art space dedicated to mosaic with a variety of objects.
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Moravian Pottery and Tile Works Doylestown, PA 33.1 km away
#3 of 5 Museums in Doylestown
Plan an all day visit, there is an enormous Mercer museum a mile away, also.
At the start of the tour is a video about the museum but you'll learn so much more by just walking around, exploring and asking questions.
Historic Cold Spring Village Cape May
#4 of 8 Museums in Cape May
As the gatekeeper said, "We have the "Disney Channel" pirates by the museum, the "Discovery Channel" pirates by the gazebo, and the Maritime Museum over by the bakery."
Loved this little historical museum.
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Museum of NJ Maritime History Beach Haven
#1 of 2 Museums in Beach Haven
The NJ Maritime Museum is a unique and extraordinary resource for historical documentation and anyone doing research on matter of maritime history and happens, trends and baselines - can benefit greatly from the r...
Such a great museum full of interesting marine artifacts & displays of local history.
Benjamin Franklin Museum Philadelphia, PA 44.5 km away
#16 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
I normally get a bit bored in museums after a while, but this was the best thought out, best set out, most interesting museum experience I have ever had, and Benjamin Franklin is my new hero.
That is very high praise indeed, especially when you consider that we also visited 4 of the famous Smithsonian museums in Washington DC on the same vacation.
Mutter Museum Philadelphia, PA 46.1 km away
#17 of 106 Museums in Philadelphia
The museum itself is very small compared to other museums but the specimens exhibited there were so well preserved and are truly magnificent if you are interested in anything that has to do with medicine or into t...
This is one of the coolest and most interesting museums I've visited.
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Garden State Discovery Museum Cherry Hill 38.3 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Cherry Hill
We have some experience with kids museums and this is definitely one of the nicest places we took them.
From watching the BIG live rabbits outside in the garden picnic area (we had breakfast there at 9AM before the museum opened at 9:30), to sitting in the cars and ambulance and sounding the siren.
Emlen Physick Estate Cape May
#5 of 8 Museums in Cape May
While vacationing in Cape May for the first time my wife and I took a tour of the Cape May Victorian home – the Emlen Physick Estate – which is more of a museum to Victorian living than a house tour.
The Carriage House has a wonderful gift shop, cafe and tearoom, and a museum exhibit.