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Barnes Foundation

Barnes Foundation

Opened in 2012, the Barnes Foundation sits on Philadelphia’s culturally rich Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien designed a “gallery within a garden and a garden within a gallery,” a concept that honors the work of both Dr. Albert Barnes and his wife Laura Barnes. The Barnes campus blends art, nature, education and aesthetics.

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Architecture, Arts & Culture, Museums & Attractions

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