Founder’s Hall Museum
Plan Your Visit
Founder’s Hall at Girard College is a National Historic Landmark and the home of the Girard College Historical Collections.
Walk-in museum hours for self-guided visits are Wednesday-Friday 10-4.
Other dates/times are available by appointment.
No appointment is necessary during walk in hours, but because Girard College is an active school, all visitors must check in with security upon entering the campus.
Founder’s Hall will be hosting weekend museum open houses on the following dates:
Saturday March 2, 12-4
Saturday May 18, 12-4
You can also join us in person for one of our series of historical campus tours offered once a month.
If you are interested in a museum tour for your group or class, in person or online, please contact the Director of Historical Resources, Kathy Haas
2101 S College Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19121
Intersection of S College Ave and Corinthian Ave
Because Girard College is an active school, all museum visitors must check in with Security upon arrival.
Parking is available on campus. We are also located on SEPTA Bus Routes 15 & 33 and a 1/2 mile west of the Girard Ave station on the Broad Street subway line.
Founder’s Hall is a historic structure and is wheelchair accessible only on the first floor, via an exterior wheelchair lift. Stairs are unavoidable to access the museum collections, located on the second floor, but modified presentations are available for groups.
Food and beverages are not available at Founder’s Hall, but there are many options in the neighborhood, ranging from coffee shops to fine dining.