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Rodin Museum

2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
+1 215-763-8100
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With over 140 bronzes, marbles, and plasters - including "The Thinker" - the distinguished collection housed in the Rodin Museum represents every phase of Auguste Rodin’s career. Located on Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the elegant Beaux-Arts–style building and garden offer an absorbing experience and the largest collection of Rodin's work outside of Paris.
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2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
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Reviewed 3 days ago

but after that ... the gates of hell, the type of message from many of the statues - not my cup of tea.

Thank LeniandBob
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gotta admit I wasn't a Rodin fan and thus had zero expectations of this place, but since I got free admission to Rodin Museum when I bought a ticket to the PMA, I figured, what the hell. Boy was I pleasantly surprised! This lovely, small...More

Thank O4991OX
Reviewed 5 days ago

I enjoyed this museum and it's layout. Entrance fee is your choice which gets deducted from the price of the Museum of Art. If you are pushed just check out the statues you can see from the outside (the gate at the front entrance to...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a small gem. The exhibits are wonderfully displayed with a lot of information on the signs that help visitors put the work into context. The garden, where several of the larger pieces are, is a peaceful oasis.

Thank NVWLS
Reviewed 1 week ago

A ten minute walk from here is the "Rocky" statue. There is a line to take a picture with Rocky. There is no line to take a picture with a Rodin. Choose Rodin.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like sculpture, you will love this exhibit. Rodin's sculpture from the early 20th century explore emotions and relationships.

Thank Joyce L
Reviewed 1 week ago

With exhibits both inside and out (surrounding the building and in the gardens), this collection of Rodin's sculptures is educational, informative, and very pleasant to experience. I also found an art student who was acting as a docent during my visit a wonderful resource for...More

Thank CP220
Reviewed 1 week ago

While this does not have as many works as the Paris Rodin Museum, it is well worth the time when visiting Philadelphia

Thank atgdesign
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great works of arts, nicely displayed. All the Rodins you know. 10 and 12 yo boys also enjoyed the visit

Thank philippesI5118TK
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice stop after the main art museum. It's just a few galleries but has a great overview of Rodin's work. Use your ticket for the art museum to get in for free. A nice spot for an hour of art appreciation.

Thank Zach F
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Jeffrey M
15 February 2016|
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Response from Tiff68 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly an hour is probably enough, but personally, sitting on the steps outside and just relaxing as it is a beautiful setting, might tack on some additional time :)
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artunlimited2014
7 February 2015|
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Response from minookajoe25 | Reviewed this property |
Walking distance from PMA to Barnes & Rodin . PMA offers Rodin and Perelman package. Also free trolley transport between Perelman, PMA & Rodin . Trying to do those & Barnes would be mind boggling add penn academy for true... More
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