Founded in 1976, the African American Museum in Philadelphia (AAMP) is the first institution funded and built by a major city. This museum aims to preserve, interpret and exhibit the heritage of African Americans. Visitors can view exhibitions focused on the achievements and aspirations of African Americans from pre-colonial times through current day.
Celebrate 100 years by viewing pieces from The Barnes’ permanent collection including paintings by Renoir, Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso, Modigliani, Van Gogh, and other artists, plus African sculpture, metalwork, and decorative arts.
Student price: $0, admission is free for all visitors
Explore lesser-known and overlooked stories from the history of science and technology. Throughout the various exhibitions, visitors will learn about the history of scientific successes and failures, with a focus on how science and society intersect.