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

eventConcert
Friday, June 21 at 6:00 PM
Classical Guitar Soiree
John Marcel Williams (Classical Guitar) & Maya Anjali (Violin)
eventDiscussion Group
Monday, June 24 at 1:00 PM
Conversational Spanish Group
eventFilm Screening
Monday, June 24 at 5:30 PM
CANCELED: Young Friends Film Screening | Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)
Athenaeum Young Friends
eventDiscussion Group
Monday, July 8 at 1:00 PM
Conversational Spanish Group
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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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