Current Exhibitions

Admission for Special Exhibitions (includes ALL exhibitions):
$10 adults; $7 seniors; FREE for members, children, and students with current ID

We Speak: Black Artists in Philadelphia, 1920s-1970s

September 26, 2015 - January 24, 2016

We Speak: Black Artists in Philadelphia, 1920s-1970s will feature over 70 paintings, photographs, sculptures, and prints produced by black artists living and working in Philadelphia during the 50 year period. The exhibition focuses on a range of this city’s ... Learn More »

Things that Creak in the Night II: More Selections from the Halloween Collection of Peter Paone

September 19 - November 1, 2015

Peter Paone has been collecting Halloween toys and decorations all his life.  This exhibition, including lanterns, paper decorations, and other tricks and treats, promises to unmask the art of Halloween.

Many of the artist-designed objects in the exhibition were first ... Learn More »

Woodmere Welcomes Pope Francis: Biblical Art from the Permanent Collection

July 11 - October 18, 2015

The Museum welcomes Pope Francis to Philadelphia with an exhibition of biblical art from the permanent collection. Throughout art history, biblical stories have directly or indirectly inspired artists of different cultures, ethnicities, backgrounds, and generations. Like the earliest Judaic and ... Learn More »

Raymond Theel: Making a Big Impressionism

July 11 - November 1, 2015

Making a Big Impressionism marks the first major exhibition of the work of Raymond Theel (1891–1952). A relatively obscure artist, Theel painted large-scale, impressionistic landscapes of his hometown in Jarrettown, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding area. Tragically, a fire in 1943 destroyed most of ... Learn More »