Tickets can be easily purchased on-site, online, or by phone.
On-site. Walk-up tickets are available daily during the hours we are open.
Online. Book online to ensure your preferred date and time are available. International guests experiencing issues with online reservations are encouraged to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
By phone. Call 215-278-7200 between 10am and 4pm daily.
Unsure of when you plan to arrive? Anytime tickets provide you anytime access to our legendary collection.
Enhance your visit with a free audio guide available for download from your mobile device or by request at the gallery entrance. We look forward to your visit!
From November 8, 2014 to February 2, 2015, the Barnes Foundation presents William Glackens—the first comprehensive survey of the artist’s work since 1966. The exhibition spans Glackens’s career from the 1890s through the 1930s, with more than 80 major paintings and works on paper from some of America's finest private and public collections.
Tours offer an in-depth exploration of our legendary art collection in Philadelphia and our remarkable arboretum at Merion. Curate your own Barnes experience. Choose a tour about your favorite artist or Dr. Barnes's unique method, discover what makes our collection unlike any other in the world.
Daily highlights tours are hour-long explorations of the masterworks and Dr. Barnes’s display methods. Look for the blue triangle below to check tour availability. We offer a limited number of early access premium tickets; get in before the galleries open to the public (9 am Saturday and Sunday).
Arboretum tours. Visit "the other Barnes treasure" and explore this remarkable example of early 20th-century landscape design. Learn more
Group tours. Visiting as a group of 15 or more? Learn about the different ways you can enhance your group visit.
Artist themed tours. Choose an artist-themed tour that best speaks to you. Back by popular demand; starts in September.
Friday nights. Unwind with art, cocktails, and conversation every Friday night from 5–9 pm. Learn more
First Fridays! Features world-class performers to complement your gallery experience every first Friday of the month. Visit our programs page to see upcoming performances.
Immerse yourself in art and horticulture courses, as well as music, talks, pajama tours, tastings, exhibitions, and more. Visit our programs page for all the different ways you can experience the Barnes. There's something for art lovers of all ages!
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