Heading out for a day in the city often means visiting a museum, especially if you're an out of towner or hosting such a guest. Fortunately, Philadelphia boasts a vibrant museum scene, with topics for all ages and interests. Got an art lover in your crowd? Make your way to the iconic Philadelphia Museum of Art for beauty inside and out of the building. You can also couple your visit with a trip to the neighboring Rodin Museum for a look at beautiful sculptures. Your group comprised of creature-loving kids? Nothing beats the Academy of Natural Sciences for the younger set. Philadelphia boasts the ability to entertain, educate and enrich the lives of all kinds of visitors through its many museum choices. Many are located in Center City, while others offer cultural experiences nearby. Some take most of the day to explore, or even multiple trips, while others can be explored quite well in an afternoon. None are the same, and all offer visitors a way to see the city, themselves, their world and their history in a new light. Take family, both young and old, as well as friends, coworkers, guests, and dates to somewhere new, or re-experience and old favorite for a step wonderful back into history.