The Barnes Foundation

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  • Address: 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, United States
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  • Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 1215-2787200
  • Ticket Price: 18 USD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museums, Family And Kids

Fine art and horticulture might seem like a strange combination but it’s worked fantastically well for the Barnes Foundation. Barnes was an early twentieth century chemist who made a fortune selling an anti-gonorrhea drug called Argyrol. With that fortune he established this museum. It’s collection of 2500 objects are suppose to value in at about $25 billion at today’s prices. Among it’s priceless paintings are 181 paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, 69 by Paul Cézanne, 59 by Henri Matisse, 46 by Pablo Picasso, 21 by Chaim Soutine, 18 by Henri Rousseau, 16 by Amedeo Modigliani, 11 by Edgar Degas, 7 by Vincent van Gogh, and 6 by Georges Seurat. Also included are Egyptian, Greek, and Roman art; American and European furniture, decorative arts and metalwork. The setting of all this art is unique.

 

The Barnes Foundation Travel Tips

  • Prefer the self guided audio tour to the other guided tours.

Entrance Ticket Details For The Barnes Foundation

  • Seniors (65+): USD 15
  • Students (with valid ID): USD 10
  • Youth (6–18): USD 10
  • Children (0-5): Free.

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  • The Barnes Foundation Address: 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, United States
  • The Barnes Foundation Contact Number: 1215-2787200
  • The Barnes Foundation Timing: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • The Barnes Foundation Price: 18 USD
  • Best time to visit The Barnes Foundation(preferred time): 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Barnes Foundation: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 93.9% of people who visit Philadelphia include The Barnes Foundation in their plan

  • 46.28% of people start their The Barnes Foundation visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The Barnes Foundation

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61.84% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Barnes Foundation

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The Barnes Foundation Reviews & Ratings

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  • When is the program that you learn about what the artist were thinking when the did the art work There were two artist profiled and the time you had to reserve the time from 1-2 each day?

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    • I think it would be better to call the foundation on 215-278-7000 directly to check their updated schedule. 

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  • What are the dates for the Berthe Morisot exhibition? Thank you.

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    • The dates and venues are October 21, 2018–January 14, 2019 .

       

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