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AJ Drexel Picture Gallery: 

M - F: 3:30pm - 5pm
Tours by appointment.

Rincliff Gallery:

M - F: 8am - 8:30pm

Peck Gallery:

M - F: 9am - 5pm

  • Closed on Sundays and major holidays.
  • Galleries are free and open to the public.

Plan Your Visit


Coming Next

Fired Works: Ceramics from Around the World:

October 24 - December 18, 2014

This exhibition of the fascinating ceramics in The Drexel Collection is your passport to the countries and cultures that produced these works.

Coming Soon

Historic Interiors

January 16 – March 27, 2015

This mixed media exhibition explores interior design and decorating techniques of the 19th century.

View Past Exhibitions

Curator Pick of the Month

Title: Salem Witch Spoon
Artist: Daniel Low & Co.
Creation Date: 1891
Origin: Salem, Massachusetts
Medium: sterling silver

Happy Halloween! This silver spoon is an example of a Salem witch souvenir spoon from Salem, Massachusetts, that dates to 1891. Several versions of witch spoons were made by Daniel Low & Co., gold and silversmiths of Salem. Upon closer inspection, you will see that the handle of the spoon is shaped like a witch’s broom with a witch at one end and a black cat at the other. We thought this was the perfect choice for the October curator pick of the month!

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New and Conserved Pieces

Yakushi-ji Temple, Nara City, Japan
Gifted to The Drexel Collection by the artist, Tokujiro Nishi, this expressive oil painting is a unique and exciting addition to the collection.

Isle of Sylt
A gorgeous sea scape by Düsseldorf Academy artist, Eugène Gustav Dücker, the conservation of this painting, completed earlier this fall, revealed details hidden by the discolored varnish.

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Welcome to the Collection

Drexel University, initially Drexel Institute of Art, Science and Industry, was founded on the belief that education should be both practical and cultural—and that art should be not only beautiful, but educational. On that principle, The Drexel Collection—the University’s flagship collection of art—was founded alongside the University in 1891. Today, the Collection remains a resource for historically and culturally significant works of art as Drexel University pioneers a model for the modern, urban university.