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AJ Drexel Picture Gallery: 

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

Rincliff Gallery:

M - F: 8am - 7pm

Peck Gallery:

M - F: 9am - 5pm

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

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Coming Next


August 15, 2019 - November 8, 2019

Rincliffe Gallery

An exhibition of photographs and objects from the students, staff, and faculty of the Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science.

Coming Soon

Anthony J. Drexel Biddle, Jr.: Citizen, Soldier, Diplomat:

December 6, 2019 - March 13, 2020

Rincliffe Gallery & A.J. Drexel Picture Gallery

An exhibition exploring the impressive life of Anthony J. Drexel Biddle, Jr., great-grandson of Drexel University founder, Anthony J. Drexel.

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Curator Pick of the Month

Title: Kitty Series: The Sermon
Artist: John P. Soule
Creation Date: 1871
Origin: Boston, Massachusetts
Medium: Stereoview

Celebrate the International Cat Day on August 8th with our very cute cat stereo print! This is one of the four black and white cat stereo images we had in our collection. This stereoview was taken in 1871 in Boston, MA. A stereoview is a pair of stereoscopic pictures or a picture composed of two superposed images that gives a 3-dimensional effect when viewed with a stereoscope.

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New and Conserved Pieces

Male Portrait
Helping to build our collection of artwork by illustrators who studied at Drexel Institute in the 1890s under Howard Pyle is this Male Portrait by Frank E. Schoonover.

Portrait of Ralph Kelly
Conserved last summer by Carole Abercauph, this portrait of Drexel benefactor Ralph Kelly has been returned to its home in Kelly Hall.

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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.