Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is located in Pennsylvania
Location: SW corner of Broad & Cherry Sts.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 39°57′18″N 75°9′50″W / 39.955°N 75.16389°W / 39.955; -75.16389Coordinates: 39°57′18″N 75°9′50″W / 39.955°N 75.16389°W / 39.955; -75.16389
Built: 1871-1876[2]
Architect: Wilson Brothers & Company
Cope & Stewardson
Architectural style: Second Empire, Renaissance, Gothic
Governing body: Local
NRHP Reference#: 71000731[1]
Added to NRHP: May 27, 1971

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is a museum and art school in the city of Philadelphia in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States. It was started in 1805. It is the oldest art museum and art school in the United States.

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