The Franklin Square fountain glowing pink and purple at night during the fountain show
April - October
Franklin Square Fountain Show
Spectacular dancing water effects and colored lights choreographed to music!
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October 13—28, 2023
Spooky Twosome
Add some fright to your night with Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
November 3, 2023
Tipsy History: A Love Story
Celebrate the 250th Anniversary of the Ross's November 1773 marriage with us!
September 14, October 19, and November 9
Sip & Stitch
Learn a new form of needlework each month with this free programming!
Photo of a Betsy Ross actress holding a fake human skull.
Friday and Saturday evenings, October 13 - 28
Spooky Twilight Tours
Take a trip back in time to Philadelphia in the 1700s to learn about the city’s gruesome history of infection and inoculation.
First Friday of Each Month
First Friday Movies Under the Stars & Stripes
Bring a pizza and your favorite bottle of wine!
Exterior of the Betsy Ross House on a sunny day
Betsy Ross House Tours
The Betsy Ross House, the birthplace of the American flag, is alive with the sights and sounds of the 18th century.