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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
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The museum building of the Academy
Location SW corner of Broad & Cherry Sts.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Built 1871–1876
Architect Frank Furness; George Hewitt
Architectural style Second Empire, Renaissance, Gothic
Website www.pafa.org
NRHP reference No. 71000731
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Added to NRHP May 27, 1971
Designated NHL May 15, 1975

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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