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James A. Michener Art Museum

  • 138 S Pine St
  • Doylestown, PA 18901
  • (215) 340-9800

Housed in a stunningly transformed prison in Doylestown, the James A. Michener Art Museum is a vibrant cultural center dedicated to preserving, interpreting, and exhibiting the art and cultural heritage of the Delaware Valley region. Welcoming 135,000 visitors each year, the Michener has emerged as a leading museum of American art, showcasing a world-class collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings as well as many special and permanent exhibitions that include the work of historical and contemporary painters, sculptors, photographers, and furniture designers.

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  • Days & Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Friday 10am to 4:30pm; Saturday 10am to 5pm; Sunday 12noon to 5pm. The Patricia D. Pfundt Sculpture Garden and Terrace close a half hour before galleries. The Patricia D. Pfundt Sculpture Garden and Terrace may be closed for special events – please call ahead for up-to-date information. The art reference library is available by appointment only. Guided tours are available by reservation.
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  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Merchandise sold in Bensalem Visitors Center: Pennsylvania Impressionism DVD, key Chains, drink coasters, framed prints, book, gift items and more available at the Visitor Center.
  • Seasonal Days & Hours of Operation: The museum is closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Presidents' Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
  • Description The Michener is a welcoming center of culture and beauty providing a dramatic and elegant setting to entertain guests, clients and employees. During your celebration you and your guests may stroll through our galleries. Formal tours of the galleries can be arranged for your event with one of our experienced docents. Audio-visual equipment is available upon request. Specified discounts are available to non-profit organizations, individual members and business partners.
  • Largest Room 2500
  • Total Sq. Ft. 10600
  • Space Notes The Michener is completely accessible, air-conditioned and offers ample free parking.
  • Number of Rooms 4
Edgar N. Putman Event Pavilion
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500
  • Theater Capacity: 300
  • Banquet Capacity: 180
Grand Entrance Hall
  • Reception Capacity: 150
Patricia D. Pfundt Sculpture Garden Terrace
  • Banquet Capacity: 160
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Penn Color Board Room
  • Banquet Capacity: 26
  • Reception Capacity: 50
May 13, 2018 - Jun 02, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Free to Attend
  • 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Mar 24, 2018 - Jul 10, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Adult $18, Senior $17, College Student with Valid ID $16, Youth age 6-18 $8 & Children under 6 Free
  • 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
May 26, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Adult $18, Senior $17, College Student with Valid ID $16, Youth age 6-18: $8 & Children under 6 Free
  • 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
May 29, 2018
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: $10 member | $20 non-member | $5 student with valid ID
  • 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Jun 02, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Adult $18, Senior $17, College Student with Valid ID $16, Youth age 6-18:$8 & Children under 6:Free
  • 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Jun 05, 2018
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Series fee: $55, $30 student Price includes Museum admission (includes June 19 & July 24 lectures).
  • 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Jun 21, 2018
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Free to Attend
  • 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sep 24, 2018
  • Event Location: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Address: 138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 340-9800
  • Admission: Free to Attend
  • 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM