Historic Philadelphia, Inc. News and Events!
Franklin Square Fountain Show ends season October 31!
Franklin Square’s 180-year-old, historic centerpiece has been renovated and updated into a dynamic state-of-the-art Fountain Show featuring spectacular dancing water effects and colored lights choreographed to music.
Spooky Mini Golf
THE BETSY ROSS HOUSE
You may think you know the story of Betsy Ross and America's first flag, but have you heard the details from Betsy herself?
Colonial Chocolate Making
Meet three female entrepreneurs and learn how women played an active role during the American Revolution - from making important military supplies, like flags and musket cartridges, to choosing "patriotic" beverages like chocolate and coffee, rather than tea. Sample the hot chocolate drink that colonists enjoyed. Sponsored by Mars Wrigley Confectionery.
ONCE UPON A NATION
Final Weeks of Independence After Hours
Journey back in time to 1776, including a Colonial-inspired dinner at Historic City Tavern and a secret visit to Independence Hall after closing.
Tippler's Tour Colonial Pub Crawl Returns!
The popular Cheers & Beers Tippler's Tour will return for the holiday season for four nights only, so purchase your tickets in advance!
HISTORIC PHILADELPHIA GAZETTE
Get the latest information about programming and activities for October!
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