The Museum as Muse

Event Details

Event Date

Event Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Event Time

Event Time: 6:00 PM - to 9:00 PM

Event Description


FREE for PMG Members- Become a member!
$15 for Non-Members
$5 for Students w/ID*

Artists of all levels can drop in to draw, paint, or photograph in Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens’ unique environment. Take advantage of a rare private setting as well as nude figure models posing among the mosaics. Both the indoor galleries and outdoor sculpture garden will be open weather permitting.

Basic supplies are provided or bring your own! Please see below for restrictions on materials allowed at these events.



  • Paper and sketch pads must be no larger than 18” x 24”
  • Dry materials, such as pencils, colored pencils, crayons, pastels, and charcoal are allowed
  • Watercolor paints are allowed
  • Washable markers are allowed
  • Wet materials, such as oil paints, acrylics, and inks are not allowed
  • Easels of no more than 72” may be used in certain areas
  • Cameras, flashes, and tripods may be used
  • No photographs may be taken of figure models
  • No video equipment may be used

*Students must present their school ID at the event. Call 215.733.0390 x.116 with questions.

Location Details

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens

Address for Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens

1020 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Magic Gardens Front

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