Historic Philadelphia

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The Historic Philadelphia mission is to make our nation's history relevant and real through interpretation, interaction and education, strengthening Greater Philadelphia's role as the destination to experience American history.

Positions will be listed below when available. To respond to these jobs, send a resume and cover letter to jobs@historicphiladelphia.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.


Help bring history to life! Become a Once Upon A Nation Storyteller or History Maker!

Historic Philadelphia, Inc. (HPI) seeks adult actors (ages 18 and up) of all ethnic backgrounds to work as Storytellers, tour actors and first-person costumed interpreters for our many outdoor spring educational and summer programs in Philadelphia's historic district as well as at Valley Forge National Historical Park.

To Apply

Part-time paid seasonal work, starting in late January, 2019. Pay starts at $12.00 per hour. Housing/transportation not included.

Qualified candidates will be invited to attend auditions to be held in early January.

Submission deadline is January 2, 2019.


Send photo and resume to: auditions@historicphiladelphia.org - or via U.S. mail to:

Historic Philadelphia, Inc.

Attn: Auditions

150 S. Independence Mall West, Suite 550

Philadelphia, PA 19106

Historic Philadelphia is an Equal Opportunity Employer


For more information, please visit www.historicphiladelphia.org

No phone calls please.



Group Information

Group Activities, Tours, and Unique Experiences

historic philadelphia group tours, school groups, entertainment

Plan your group trip to Historic Philadelphia with unique experiences from the Betsy Ross House, Franklin Square, and Once Upon A Nation! From interactive Storytelling tours and Philadelphia-themed mini golf to performances by historic reenactors, it's all listed right here!

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