Academy of Music Rules

For your safety and comfort, and that of those around you, visitors to the Academy of Music Philadephia are asked to adhere to the following rules and regulations. Patrons please note that these restrictions are in place to ensure the most enjoyable experience possible for all visitors to the Academy of Music.

1. No Smoking

Smoking, including the use of e-cigarettes, is strictly forbidden in the building, designated a National Historic Landmark in 1962. Please use the outdoor smoking areas provided.

2. No Food And Drink

Refreshments are available in the eating areas outside the theatre, accessible before and after a performance as well as during the interval. Please do not bring your own food and drink into the Academy of of Music.

3. No Electronic Devices

All handheld electronic devices, including mobile phones and cameras, must be turned off and remain unused throughout the duration of a performance, as bright lights and electronic noises are distracting for the audience and the performers.