Attractions - Museums

American Philosophical Society (APS) Museum


APS is America's oldest learned society. Its museum presents exhibitions exploring the intersections of history, science, and art, drawn largely from the Society's wide-ranging collections, located at 104 S. Fifth Street.

Distance from Independence Visitor Center: 0.16 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 1.21 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 0.64 miles


Facility Amenities

  • Accessible by Public Transit
  • Air Conditioning
  • Handicap Access
  • Non Smoking

Facility Information

  • Family Friendly
  • Student Friendly

Group Information

  • Group Friendly


Facility Amenities

  • Free Admission


Hours Sun

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hours Thurs

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hours Fri

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hours Sat

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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