Here’s our definition of summer madness: skip the shore traffic and keep it local. We’re bringing beach vibes to the Museum with grub and boardwalk games.
Artist Collab - Beach Memories with Nick Cassway
Local artist Nick Cassway has been a staple in the Philadelphia art scene for over twenty-five years. Relive his childhood memories of summers spent at Cape May Point with specially commissioned beach tags.
Sweet Treat - Lil' Pop Shop
Cool off with a popsicle from this Philly favorite. These unique treats are hand-crafted in small batches from a seasonal assortment of fresh, natural, locally sourced ingredients.
Artist Intervention - Mini Golf
East Terrace (Rain location: Inquire at a Visitor Services desk)
Nothing says summer like a good game of mini golf. Take a swing at this one-of-a-kind course, designed by local artists and inspired by our collection.
DIY Art with The Fabric Workshop
Great Stair Hall Balcony
Silkscreen the perfect tote or tee for your next romp on the beach.
Detours with Phillip Adams
5:45 & 6:30 p.m.
Meet in Colket Gallery 151 (Rain location: SmithKline Beecham Gallery 244)
Unconventional tours with unique points of view. Go on a sketching tour of our magnificent building with artist Phillip Adams. Materials provided and no drawing experience required.
DJ Yolo Ono
Great Stair Hall
Marissa Le, aka Yolo Ono, is a Philadelphia-based DJ who's played with acts such as James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem, Venus X, Maluca, and Anna Lunoe, in addition to spinning for music festivals like Governor's Ball and Firefly.
Great Stair Hall
This all-female rock group from Philadelphia brings their stylish garage-pop sound with a surf-psych spin to the Museum. Obvious influences are 60's rock, 70's punk, Motown, Spector and Meek productions, and surf and noise experimental sounds.