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The James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown

Home to a world-class collection of Pennsylvania Impressionism, the Michener in Doylestown also hosts nationally touring special exhibitions and showcases important regional artists. Additional highlights include the Nakashima Reading Room, the Daniel Garber mural, and art outdoors. The Michener also offers a robust calendar of programs including art classes, workshops, tours, concerts, films, and more!

Tuesday – Friday: 10 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 12 pm to 5 pm

The Patricia D. Pfundt Sculpture Garden and Terrace close a half hour before galleries, and may be closed for special events—please call ahead for up-to-date information.

Advance tickets are available for purchase. Click here to buy tickets now!

Members: Free
Adult: $15.00
Senior: $13.00
College Student with Valid ID: $8.00
Youth age 6-18: $5.00
Children under 6: Free

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

  • Free admission for active military and their families with valid ID.
  • Discounts available for veterans with military ID.
  • $1 off of adult general admission for AAA member with Club Alliance card.

The Museum is closed on the following holidays:

New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
President’s Day
Easter Sunday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Teachers, bring your students to the Michener for a free visit. Click here to learn more!

The museum is completely accessible to visitors with disabilities. Touch tours, sign language interpreted tours, and interpreted materials, such as listening enhancement equipment, are all available with advance notice.

Visitors and members with severe disabilities may be accompanied by paid Personal Care Attendants (PCA) at no additional cost during their visit to the Michener Art Museum. This applies to general admission, ticketed programs, and other events the visitor or member is attending.  If you would like to request admission for a PCA, please inform Visitor Services upon arrival.

Public tours are free with paid admission and open to the public.

Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 2:00
Meet the docent in the lobby and join us for a guided one hour tour. Tours may include highlights of the Michener Art Museum’s history and collection, an introduction to special exhibitions, or a focus on a single gallery. Inquire for details upon arrival. We look forward to welcoming you!

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The James A. Michener Art Museum
138 South Pine Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Contact Information
215.340.9800
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Public Transportation

Ride SEPTA’s Regional Rail Train to Doylestown Station, a short walk from the Museum.

Go to the front of the train. Walk to the corner (West Ashland Street and Clinton Street) turn right and continue on Ashland. Cross over Main Street then Green Street to Pine Street, turn right and you’ll see the flags on the stone building on the left. That is the main entrance to the museum.

Driving Directions

For specific driving directions to the museum, view the larger map and enter your location into the Google Maps application.

Parking

Free parking on street and in lot. For busses, see Group Tour Bus Parking Information.