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World on View: Objects from Universal Exhibitions, 1851-1915

The Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania is a hidden gem where I recently saw World on... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Elisabeth B
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Beautiful space - great exhibition!

We came to the Gallery to see the William H. Johnson show and just loved learning about the... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2014
Lena1026
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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May 22, 2018
“World on View: Objects from Universal Exhibitions, 1851-1915”
Mar 20, 2014
“Interesting Exhibits in a Great Space”
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

The Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania is a hidden gem where I recently saw World on View: Objects from Universal Expositions, 1851-1915. This is a walk back in time illustrating many technological innovations as well as the west’s fascination with the orient, African...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 20 March 2014

As a frequent visitor, the exhibits of the gallery always provide an entertaining learning experience. The exhibits have covered everything from Native American quilts, small Rodin Sculpture, California Impressionist Painting to the current William H. Johnson exhibit of paintings and prints. The lectures by the...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2014

I have been to this gallery for multiple exhibits, and they were all wonderfully curated. One of the most enjoyable aspects of the space is the fact that the gallery has about 3-4 exhibits each year, so there is always something new and interesting to...More

Thank Marla D
Reviewed 28 January 2014

We came to the Gallery to see the William H. Johnson show and just loved learning about the painter. Staff gave us a tour and we got so much out of this visit.

Thank Lena1026
Reviewed 3 December 2013

I truly enjoyed the Rodin show, which looked beautiful in this intimate space. Sometimes it is good to go to a smaller gallery that isn't so overwhelming. And the historic videos on Rodin and the foundries were bonuses. I've been here before, and each time...More

Thank poppybubby
Reviewed 2 November 2011

I was in the neighborhood and decided to view this.I was just there In November. I went by myself . When i tried to do the cell phone audio tour the guards kept harrassing me while I was attempting to figure it out( there was...More

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