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Plan Your Visit

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Please Note: The Fox Historic Costume Collection is undergoing an expansion and is currently unavailable for visits and tours.  We are expecting to return to normal operations in Spring 2018.  We are sorry for any inconvenience. 

Tours

The Fox Historic Costume Collection accommodates collections tours for groups of up to 30 people.  To schedule a tour for your group, please contact the FHCC. 

Be sure to provide this information when scheduling your appointment:

  • Contact Name/Group Name
  • Phone number and email
  • Size of tour party
  • At least two (2) potential dates for visit
  • Specific objects of interest

Research

Becoming a center for costume-related research and scholarship is central to the mission of the Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection.  We encourage interdisciplinary initiatives within Westphal College, Drexel University and beyond.

The FHCC accommodates research appointments for individual researchers and academic groups.  Access is by appointment only.  To schedule a research appointment, please contact the FHCC.

Education

The FHCC is a vital part of the design curriculum at the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and is viewed by hundreds of students, faculty, and visitors annually.

The FHCC accommodates class requests, as well as individual student visits.  Access is by appointment only.  To schedule a visit, please contact the FHCC.

Parking

Limited meter parking is available on Market and Filbert streets.

Parking is also available at nearby parking lots and the Drexel Parking Garage located at 3330 Market Street with the entrance on Ludlow Street. Traveling west on Market Street, turn left onto 34th Street and left onto Ludlow Street. The parking garage is located on the left. The Parking Garage is closed on Sunday and major holidays. Exact change or a credit card is required.