Historic Philadelphia

Field Trips

Full Day Field Trip Experience

Historic Philadelphia, Inc. is a not-for-profit dedicated to making our nation's history relevant and real through interpretation, interaction, and education. Our Full Day Field Trip Experience is a cross-curricular, standards-based field trip package created by educators, for educators, to build connections between classroom instruction and meaningful on-site learning. It’s a field trip where every stop is a teachable moment.



















The Field Trip package also includes experienced tour facilitators who travel with your group so you stay on schedule and make all your transitions safely and smoothly. Your itinerary includes everything from bus drop-off and pick-up locations to bathroom breaks to time for souvenir shopping. We also provide curricular materials to supplement learning before, during, and after the actual trip. In short, we are your one-stop-shop for all your educational field trip needs in historic Philadelphia. Just let us know when you want to visit and how many students and chaperones you'll be bringing and let us take care of everything else!

Pricing for the 2014-2015 School-Year

  • For groups of...
    • 20-29 students:  $21.00 per student*
    • 30-69 students:  $18.00 per student*
    • 70-99 students:  $15.50 per student*
    • 100 or more students:  $14.50 per student*
  • *We welcome one free chaperone for every six students.  Any additional chaperones will be charged at the student rate.

Booking & More Information

Please fill out the Field Trip Reservation Request. You may also contact our education coordinator at madams@historicphiladelphia.org or 215.629.4026 x240 for more information. Please add our Education Coordinator’s e-mail address above to your contact list after completing the form so we can be sure our response gets through to you!


FREE Full Day Field Trip Experiences for Philadelphia 5th Graders!

Historic Philadelphia, Inc. is thrilled to offer free Full Day Field Trip Experience packages to 5th Graders in Philadelphia schools! Back for its third year the package includes the Betsy Ross House; a Once Upon A Nation Story Stroll; Liberty 360; a customizable afternoon with a stop at the Liberty Bell or the U.S. Mint; and, Field Trip Facilitators who keep everything running safely and smoothly. We also offer supplemental curriculum materials, inspired by the programming, making the experience compliant with Common Core standards in English Language Arts and Math.

There are dates available for the FREE Full Day Field Trip in Spring 2015. The dates are first come, first served. If you are interested in this program please let us know as soon as possible. To request a date for Full Day Field Trip for your Fifth Graders please complete the short application form, accessible at the link below. We are very excited to be able to offer Historic Philadelphia’s Full Day Field Trip Experience to Philadelphia’s Fifth Graders and look forward to hearing from you!

FREE Field Trip Reservation Request Form


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