The Parkway

Arts & Culture

The Oval

2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Philadelphia’s "Park on the Parkway" is programmed every summer by Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation with free music, movies, fitness classes, and activities for all ages.

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LOVE (1976) by Robert Indiana

Installed in 1976 for the bicentennial celebration, Robert Indiana's LOVE sculpture has become one of the city's best-known landmarks.

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Rocky (1980) by A. Thomas Schomberg

This bronze by A. Thomas Schomberg was created for a scene in the film "Rocky III."

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Rodin Museum

2154 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, United States

Indoor/outdoor sculpture museum with the largest collection of Auguste Rodin's work outside Paris.

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Barnes Foundation

2025 Benjamin Franklin PkwyPhiladelphia, PA 19130

The Barnes Foundation maintains and displays of the world's leading collections of French impressionist and post-impressionist paintings.

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Free Library of Philadelphia

1901 Vine St Philadelphia, PA 19103

The cornerstone of Philadelphia's Free Library System. Opened in 1927, the Parkway Central Library contains more than 7 million items and many special collections.

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

The Philadelphia Museum of Art sits majestically on a rise at the end of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The vast collections of this temple of art make it the third-largest art museum in the country.

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