Philadelphia Museum of Art

Jamie Gauthier, executive director of the Fairmount Park Conservancy
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John McDevitt
July 18, 2018 - 2:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the sixth year running, Eakins Oval, near the Philadelphia Museum of Art, is getting a pop-up park this summer. It's called The Oval+ (that's "The Oval plus"). It's a place where kids can run through a misting station, build a castle in a giant sand box, or play a...
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A SEPTA consultant is recommending the transit agency look at several ways to improve its bus network.
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Hadas Kuznits
July 04, 2018 - 11:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is prepared for the Fourth of July crowds. More people than usual are expected to use SEPTA to get in and out of Center City for Philadelphia's free Independence Day festivities, so SEPTA Public Information Manager Kristin Mestre-Velez advised people to be aware...
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Lynne Adkins
July 03, 2018 - 7:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you hate paying full price, two local art museums have a deal for you. The Barnes Foundation and the Philadelphia Museum of Art are offering a combination ticket this summer. For $40, you can visit both museums, which will save you a total of $10. Regular adult...
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People take part in the 2018 Toronto Pride Parade
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Justin Udo
June 25, 2018 - 12:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Artist Gilbert Baker considered himself the "gay Betsy Ross," according to Michelle Millar Fisher. In 1978, Baker hand-dyed and stitched the two original eight-striped rainbow flags — the six-striped version is the primary usage today — for the Gay and Lesbian Freedom...
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On Monday, scores of those victims' families and friends filled the Philadelphia Museum of Art steps with pictures and signs, calling for policy and cultural changes.
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
June 11, 2018 - 5:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Last year, more than 300 people were murdered in Philadelphia, leaving just as many families heartbroken and searching for answers. On Monday, scores of those victims' families and friends filled the Philadelphia Museum of Art steps with pictures and signs, calling...
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Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s hosted its annual Reach & Raise event, which brings thousands of survivors, fighters and supporters together for a morning of mediation and yoga on the steps of the museum.
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Kimberly Adams
May 20, 2018 - 2:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) —Thousands lined the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the atmosphere was pure zen. Living Beyond Breast Cancer ’s hosted its annual Reach & Raise event, which brings thousands of survivors, fighters and supporters together for a morning of mediation and...
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The 28th annual 5K event drew a huge crowd even with a rainy start Sunday morning.
Tim Jimenez | KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
May 13, 2018 - 9:24 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's a Mother's Day tradition that draws thousands to the Philadelphia Museum of Art area each year: the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure . The 28th annual 5K event drew a huge crowd even with a rainy start Sunday morning. But through the dreary weather, breast cancer...
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