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Member Appreciation Days

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Charles Prendergast. Central Park (detail), 1939. BF372. Public Domain.

Thank You!

Fridays in December are member appreciation days! Members enjoy free talks and tours, plus an additional 10% discount—that’s 20% total—when dining or shopping at the Barnes.

Free Programs

Building on the Barnes Philosophy:
Experiential Learning through Dance and Art

Friday, December 7, 12 – 1pm

Explore the history of teaching at the Barnes, from Dr. Barnes’s original vision to today’s interdisciplinary programs for Philadelphia students.

Conservation Discoveries
Friday, December 14, 12 – 1pm

Join members of the Barnes conservation team for exciting updates on recent projects. 

Berthe Morisot: Woman Impressionist Members-Only Tours
Fridays, December 7 – December 28, 2 – 3pm 
Sold out

Take a closer look at artist Berthe Morisot and her pioneering role in the impressionist movement with free members-only tours of our special exhibition.

Dining & Coffee

On Fridays in December, members receive a 20% discount at our restaurant, café, and coffee bar. 

The Garden Restaurant

Our creatively sophisticated New American menu features French influences and only the freshest locally and seasonally sourced ingredients by Chef Anita Hirsch.

Serving lunch 11:30am – 3pm weekdays (closed Tuesdays)
Serving brunch 11:30am – 4pm weekends

Reservations are encouraged; reserve online or call 215.278.7070. 

Canvas Coffee Bar

At our cozy coffee bar, experienced baristas serve Parliament Espresso & Coffee drinks, as well as herbal and classic British and Indian teas, housemade pastries, and an assortment of other grab-and-go items. 

10am – 5pm daily (closed Tuesdays)

Reflections Café

Our café is a relaxing spot to enjoy small bites, including artisan pastries, petite sandwiches, and farm-stand salads, as well as Parliament coffee favorites. In the afternoon, our knowledgeable servers offer a selection of wines by the glass. 

11am – 5pm daily (closed Tuesdays)


On Fridays in December, members receive a 20% discount at the Barnes Shop

Our store offers a variety of handcrafted objects for home and garden, jewelry, textiles, art books, prints, and gifts for the holidays.