We are an historic and vibrant, Philadelphia-centered and member-supported circulating library, research archive, and cultural forum dedicated to harnessing our resources — our expert staff, our collections of books, art and architecture treasures, and our National Historic Landmark Building — to strengthen our growing urban community through cultural engagement and fellowship.
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UPCOMING EVENTS

eventSocial Event
Friday, July 12 at 6:00 PM
Olympia After Hours: Speakeasy Night
Athenaeum Young Friends
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Monday, July 15 at 5:00 PM
Member Mondays
eventBook Club
Tuesday, July 16 at 12:00 PM
Read With Us: The Farm by Joanne Ramos
Marcia Ruberg
eventTrip
Wednesday, July 17 at 5:45 PM
Young Friends Tour of Laurel Hill Cemetery
Athenaeum Young Friends
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The Athenaeum of Philadelphia operates the Regional Digital Imaging Center (RDIC), which provides digital imaging and printing services to members and clients, featuring a Cruse CS 220 ST model scanner. LEARN MORE

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