Coming Up in Historic Philadelphia!


Thank you for coming!

The Parx Liberty Carousel, Philly Mini Golf, and SquareBurger are closed for the season. The Franklin Square Playground remains open year-round. Thank you to all the visitors to Franklin Square during its tenth birthday season! We look forward to seeing you all on Franklin Square's opening day on March 1st.

March Hours

Franklin Square reopens on Wednesday, March 1. March hours are March 1 - 17, 10 am - 5 pm and March 18 - 31, 10 am - 7 pm.



The Betsy Ross House is open through February 26, Tuesdays – Sundays, 10 am - 5 pm.

Every 250 years or so, houses need a little work.To improve the visitor experience, Betsy Ross House will be closed Monday, February 27 through Friday, March 10. During this time you can still meet Betsy 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., daily and Phillis the Washerwoman 12 – 5 p.m., March 2 – 5 and 9 –10 at the Independence Visitor Center, 6th and Market Streets. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Betsy Ross House beginning Saturday, March 11.


Historic Philadelphia Gazette

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Get the latest information about programming and activities for January and February!

Ways to Give

To designate your United Way workplace program gifts to Historic Philadelphia, Inc., please use our Donor Choice Number: 14106. Contributions made through the United Way support our education outreach program.

Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package

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The Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package includes a one- or two- night hotel stay in one of the dozens of participating hotels, FREE hotel parking (up to a $100 value) and a free welcome gift from VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

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