June 18, 2024
An Evening In Franklin Square
presented by Parx Casino
This year, An Evening in Franklin Square is the exclusive preview of the 2024 Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival!
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April 11—September 12, 2024
Parenting Skills Class
Learn parenting skills for free in Franklin Square!
April 27, 2024
Franklin Square Season Opening Day
April 5—August 30, 2024
Yoga in the Square
Find your inner yogi at Franklin Square!
April 20-22, 2024
Earth Weekend Celebration
Celebrate Earth Day all weekend in Philadelphia's playtime oasis!
A Once Upon A Nation Storyteller engages a group at one of the curved storytelling benches near Independence Hall
May 25 - Sept 2
Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches
One-of-a-kind Storytelling Benches are within Philadelphia’s Historic District, telling riveting stories of our nation’s history in the places where they actually happened.
April 3—September 18, 2024
Storytime in the Square
Join Ms. Chen from Independence Library for Storytime in the Square!
An actress playing Mary Crathorne, posing for the camera.
June 21 - October 26
Meet the Women of the 18th Century
Meet the Women of the 18th Century at the Betsy Ross House!
Photo showing the outside of the Free Quaker Meeting House in Philadelphia.
Saturdays & Sundays, April - October
Free Quaker Meeting House