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Events and Activities

You may register for programs that take place at Mount Pleasant and Cedar Grove in person at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Visitor Services desks. Or to register by phone, call 215-235-7469. A nonrefundable service charge for each space reserved is added to all phone orders (members $2.50, nonmembers $3.50). There is no service charge for reservations made in the Museum.

Trolley Tour: Peale and Washington’s World
Sunday, February 18, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Foyer).
Paid tickets required
$40 (32 member)
Cost includes transportation and admission to the Museum, Cedar Grove, and Woodford.

Explore the gallery installation The Art of the Peales with ​Carol Soltis, Project Associate Curator, and learn the Peale family’s close connection to George Washington. Then hop on the trolley to Cedar Grove and Woodford Mansion and see the homes of their political friends and foes.

Spring Open House at Cedar Grove
Cedar Grove, Fairmount Park
Free after House admission
Free for Philadelphia Museum of Art members & children 12 & under Two-day ticket: $20 Access for two consecutive days to the main Museum building, Perelman Building, the Rodin Museum, and historic houses Cedar Grove (open April–December) and Mount Pleasant (closed for general maintenance)

Celebrate Earth Day with a step back in time. Check out our early American kitchen garden for demonstrations and plant sales.

Cedar Grove admission included with 2-day Museum general admission.
  • Saturday, April 21, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 22, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


For more information, please contact Visitor Services by phone at 215-763-8100 or by e-mail at .

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