The well-known and loved story of Betsy Ross sewing the first Stars & Stripes is tightly woven into the colorful fabric of America’s rich history. The Betsy Ross House, the birthplace of the American flag, is alive with the sights and sounds of the 18th century. Tour the house and then stay a while longer to meet Betsy in her upholstery shop and learn more about her exciting life and times through our interactive, historical programming.
Audio tours are available for purchase on-site. Audio tours include admission to the house. You may also upgrade to an audio tour on-site.
March – November:
Daily: 10am – 5pm
*extended hours on First Fridays in June – October
December – February:
Wednesday – Monday (closed Tuesdays): 10am – 5pm
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day
Betsy Ross House
239 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19106