Rodin Museum

Rodin Museum (HM20HT)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19130 Philadelphia County
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N 39° 57.667', W 75° 10.467'

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The Rodin Museum was the gift of movie theater magnate Jules Mastbaum to his native city of Philadelphia.
Mastbaum began collecting works by French sculptor Auguste Rodin with the intent of founding a museum to enrich the lives of his fellow citizens.
At his death in 1926, he had assembled the largest collection of Rodin's work outside Paris, including bronzes, plasters and marbles, as well as drawings, prints, letters and books.
Mastbaum commissioned French architects Paul Cret and Jacques Greber to design this museum building and formal garden, which were inaugurated on November 29, 1929.
HM NumberHM20HT
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Date Added Monday, August 7th, 2017 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 485100 N 4423456
Decimal Degrees39.96111667, -75.17445000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.667', W 75° 10.467'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 40.02" N, 75° 10' 28.02" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267, 717, 484, 610
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2101-2119 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia PA 19130, US
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