Museum - Best of 2016

Published Dec 19, 2016

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
2016 Winner

1. Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion

Voters Love

"While the word "mansion" in its title is a bit of a misnomer, the Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion celebrates middle-class..." via Mark L.

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200 W Tulpehocken St Philadelphia PA 19144
  • Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, Weddings, Arts and Entertainment, Venue, Museum, 200 W Tulpehocken St Germantown Philadelphia PA 19144
    Nominee for: Museum
    200 W Tulpehocken St, Germantown Philadelphia, PA
  • 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
  • Nominee for: Museum
    Multiple locations
  • 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
  • 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,
  • 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
  • National Museum of American Jewish History, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 55 N 5th St Center City Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    Multiple locations
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Mummers Museum, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 1100 S 2nd St Philadelphia PA 19147
    Nominee for: Museum
    1100 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Museum
    6825 Norwitch Drive, Philadelphia, PA
  • 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
  • Taller Puertorriqueño, Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 2721 North 5th Street Philadelphia PA 19133
    Nominee for: Art Instruction, Museum
    2721 North 5th Street, Philadelphia, 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
  • Location
    Nominee for: Museum
    520 Dublin Rd, Perkasie, 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
  • Chemical Heritage Foundation, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment, Museum, 315 Chestnut St Philadelphia PA 19106
    Nominee for: Museum
    315 Chestnut St, Olde City Philadelphia, PA
  • Nominee for: Museum
    2008 Delancey Pl, Rittenhouse Square 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
  • 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
Contest Overview
  • 26,197
    Total Votes
  • 18,008
    Voters
  • 164
    Winners

The 2016 Philly A-List awards are based on more than 26,000 votes from local Philadelphia-area experts.

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