Historic Philadelphia, Inc. News & Events!


VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS

Our most popular school program is now available virtually! Historic Philadelphia, Inc.'s acclaimed educational programs based on authentic history and unique interpretive programming are available for classes across the country and around the world.

Curated videos of the Betsy Ross House, Story Stroll, and Arch Street Meeting House are accompanied by curricular materials created by educators and connected to Common Core standards.

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FLAG FEST 2021 AT BETSY ROSS HOUSE

Sunday, June 13, through Saturday, June 19, 2021

The celebration kicks off at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 13 when Betsy Ross, herself, raises the flag in the courtyard to mark the beginning of National Flag Week.  Once Upon A Nation Storytellers will entertain from the courtyard stage, telling short, interactive and little-known stories featuring our nation’s flag.

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ONCE UPON A NATION

Please note that all Once Upon A Nation tours and programs, including Tippler's ToursIndependence After Hours, and Storytelling Benches, have been suspended for the 2020 season due to the current public safety restrictions.

 

 

FRANKLIN SQUARE

One of Philadelphia’s five original squares, Franklin Square is Center City's favorite playtime oasis with fun for all! Centered around the historic fountain, Franklin Square features the Parx Liberty Carousel, the one-of-a-kind Philly Mini Golf course, and the renowned SquareBurger.

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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 educational outreach program.


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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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