Historic Philadelphia, Inc. News & Events!
BETSY ROSS HOUSE NOW OPEN DAILY
The birthplace of the Americna flag is now open DAILY from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visit the Betsy Ross House to learn about the history of the stars & stripes and meet the Little Rebel herself in the upholstery shop.
First Friday Movie Nights Under the Stars & Stripes are back this summer! Admission includes a tour of the Betsy Ross House and movie in the courtyard. Attendees are welcome to bring their own food, drink, chairs, and blankets to enjoy a throwback movie in the heart of Old City. Tickets on sale now!
ONCE UPON A NATION
Starting July 2, Historic Philadelphia, Inc. is bringing a mini Once Upon A Nation season to Philadelphia’s historic district and Valley Forge National Historical Park. See the schedule and locations for free Storytelling Benches and History Maker programs.
One of Philadelphia’s five original squares, Franklin Square is Center City's favorite playtime oasis with fun for all! Centered around the historic fountain, Franklin Square features the Parx Liberty Carousel, the one-of-a-kind Philly Mini Golf course, and the renowned SquareBurger.
Summer Splash in Franklin Square is Fun for the whole family, Wednesdays – Saturdays, July 14 – August 28, including live music and DJ sets, free yoga, dance lessons, storytelling, your favorite Franklin Square attractions, and the Franklin Square Beer Garden by Cescaphe, Thursdays – Saturdays only.
Ways to Give
To designate your United Way workplace program gifts to Historic Philadelphia, Inc., please use our Donor Choice Number: 14106. Contributions made through the United Way support our educational outreach program.
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