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Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: Tours & Tickets

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Philadelphia's Magic Gardens (PMG)is a mosaicked visionary art environment, gallery, and community arts center that preserves, interprets and provides access to Isaiah Zagar's unique mosaic art environment and his public murals. The Magic Gardens...more
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1020 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1936
City Centre East
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved this place - it was unique, full of character and makes for great photos. I would allow 1 to 2 hours to really take it all in, including the surrounding neighbourhood. Also - probably one the coolest "bathroom" experiences in all my travels lol...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank CityByHeart
Reviewed 6 days ago

That was a great experience. Super original and great for pictures. It does not take long to go around but it is a fun place!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing, independent, boutique, quirky little museum. Ten dollars each well spent. You could spend a week here and not notice all the weird and wonderful nooks and crannies packed with art. I’m not a luvvy or appreciator of artistic magnificence BUT, I loved...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank ginat553
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Philadelphia's 'Magic Gardens' definitely lives up to its name. It's an outdoor, mosaic wonderland. I am really glad I saw it!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mikemalt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While this place boasts some unusual artwork, you can see almost the whole thing from the street. In addition you can see murals in the neighbourhood by same artist. 20 bucks for two people to walk through a hodgepodge of ceramics, mosaics, and artistically placed...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Sheriffs912
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting and unusual for sure but what you can see from the street is pretty much what you get on the $10 self tour. Can see murals in the neighbourhood by same artist that give you the idea.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ErinCMC
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

We made a stop here to see the art.Its pretty incredible to see so much glass and pieces of almost anything the artist wanted to through into it.The art is something to see.Its not s huge place and the parking can be tricky.We were lucky...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Q9062QJdavids
Reviewed September 2, 2019

We were excited about this stop on our weekend in Philly, and arrived to a nearly sold out day. We bought a few of the last tickets for the day and returned at the assigned time with our small group of four - me, my...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank Scott M
Reviewed August 31, 2019

This magical garden is absolutely stunning. It's made with discarded items, everything from glass bottles to kitchen tiles, in such a wide variety of designs that I could have spent hours wandering through this place, soaking in the surprises. As it is, I would like...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank dustythoughts
Reviewed August 29, 2019 via mobile

After seeing this I would go to Philly again just to see it. There is so much to look at in a relatively small area. Every time you go through it you see something you didn’t the first time. I must have taken 100 pictures....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Demvz
July 31, 2018|
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Response from PMGStaff | Property representative |
Hello! Our general admission fees are: $10 for adults $8 for Students with ID, Military & Seniors $5 for ages 6-12 FREE for children 5 and under We do strongly recommend purchasing your admission tickets online ahead of... More
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Sukainah A
July 28, 2018|
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Response from lauras_munchies | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid about $10 per person and they offer a student discount
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