Museum - Best of 2014

Published Sep 15, 2014

Maybe it’s your go-to spot for a rainy day or the place you take guests who are in town. What is your favorite museum?

Winner
2014 Winner

1. The Franklin Institute

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222 North 20th Street Philadelphia PA 19103
  • The Franklin Institute, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, Art Gallery, 222 North 20th Street Center City Philadelphia PA 19103
    Nominee for: Museum
    222 North 20th Street, Logan Square Philadelphia, PA
  • Mütter Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 19 S 22nd St Philadelphia PA 19103
    Nominee for: Museum
    19 S 22nd St, Penn Center Philadelphia, PA
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, Art Gallery, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Art Museum District Philadelphia PA,Philadelphia Museum of Art, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, Art Gallery, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Art Mu
    Nominee for: Museum
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Fairmount Philadelphia,
  • Penn Museum, Arts and Entertainment, Weddings, Museum, Venue, 3260 South St University City Philadelphia PA 19104
    Nominee for: Museum
    3260 South St, University City Philadelphia, PA
  • Please Touch Museum, Arts and Entertainment, Moms, Parenting 101, Home entertainment and computers, Museum, Children's Entertainment, Art Gallery, Electronics, 4231 Avenue of the Republic Philadelphia PA 19131
    4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA
  • Academy of Natural Sciences, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Center City Philadelphia PA 19103
    Nominee for: Museum
    1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Logan Square Philadelphia, PA
  • Nominee for: Museum
    Multiple locations
  • American Philosophical Society Museum, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 104 South Fifth St Center City Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    104 South Fifth St, Center City Philadelphia, PA
  • Mummers Museum, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 1100 S 2nd St Philadelphia PA 19147
    Nominee for: Museum
    1100 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA
  • National Museum of American Jewish History, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 55 N 5th St Center City Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    Multiple locations
  • Taller Puertorriqueño, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 2721 North 5th Street Philadelphia PA 19133
    Nominee for: Museum, Art Instruction
    2721 North 5th Street, Philadelphia, PA
  • National Constitution Center, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 525 Arch St Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    525 Arch St, Center City Philadelphia, PA
  • Independence Seaport Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, Penn's Landing, 211 S. Columbus Blvd. & Walnut St. Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    Penn's Landing, 211 S. Columbus Blvd. & Walnut St., Olde City Philadelphia, PA
  • Brandywine Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, PA-100 & Chads Ford Rd Chadds Ford PA 19317
    Nominee for: Museum
    PA-100 & Chads Ford Rd, Delaware Chadds Ford, PA
  • The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 219 South 6th Street Center City Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    219 South 6th Street, Society Hill Philadelphia, PA
  • James A. Michener Art Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 138 S Pine St Doylestown PA 18901
    Nominee for: Museum
    138 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA
  • The Wagner Free Institute of Science, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 1700 W Montgomery Ave Philadelphia PA 19121
    Nominee for: Museum
    1700 W Montgomery Ave, Philadelphia, PA
  • Rodin Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, N 22nd St & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Philadelphia PA 19019
    Nominee for: Museum
    N 22nd St & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Fairmount Philadelphia, PA
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 118 N Broad St Philadelphia PA 19102
    Nominee for: Museum
    118 N Broad St, Logan Square Philadelphia, PA
  • National Liberty Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 275 Chestnut St Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    275 Chestnut St, Olde City Philadelphia, PA
  • Wharton Esherick Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, P.O. Box 595 Paoli PA 19301
    Nominee for: Museum
    P.O. Box 595, Paoli, PA
  • Institute of Contemporary Art, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 118 S 36th St Philadelphia PA 19104
    Nominee for: Museum
    118 S 36th St, University City Philadelphia, PA
  • Glencairn Museum, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 1001 Cathedral Rd Huntingdon Valley PA 19006
    Nominee for: Museum
    1001 Cathedral Rd, Huntingdon Valley, PA
  • Woodmere Art Museum, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 9201 Germantown Ave Philadelphia PA 19118
    Nominee for: Museum
    9201 Germantown Ave, Chestnut Hill Philadelphia, PA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Museum
    6825 Norwitch Drive, Philadelphia, PA
Contest Overview
  • 90,443
    Total Votes
  • 48,495
    Voters
  • 164
    Winners

The 2014 Philly HOT LIST awards are based on more than 90,000 votes from local Philadelphia-area experts.

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