Betsy Ross House

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Guide To The Betsy Ross House

History is everywhere in the nation’s first capital, from the cobblestone streets of Old City to the grassy quads of Penn. So it’s no surprise that the creator of our nation’s flag and one of the most important women in American history, Betsy Ross, lived and worked right here in Philadelphia

05/22/2012

(Lisa Acker Moulder, director of the Betsy Ross House, with the tools and ingredients using in Colonial times to make chocolate.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Yummy History of Chocolate Coming To Betsy Ross House

Lisa Acker Moulder, director of the Betsy Ross House, says that from December 26th through 31st, they’ll be hosting free historic chocolate-making demonstrations.

12/22/2011

(As "Benjamin Franklin" watches, Independence National Historic Park superintendent Cynthia MacLeod addresses the graduating class of Historic Philadelphia's "Benstitute."  Photos by Karin Phillips)

Graduation Day For Philadelphia’s Historic Reënactors

The newest crop of Philadelphia historymakers and storytellers begin their work this Memorial Day weekend after graduating at a ceremony at the Betsy Ross House.

05/26/2011

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‘An Evening Of Mourning’ At The Betsy Ross House

The Betsy Ross House is holding a special event Friday night. It is an evening of mourning that will examine death in the life of Colonial Philadelphia.

11/05/2010

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New Exhibit Explores Death In The 18th Century

There is a new and different kind of exhibit at The Betsy Ross House which explores death in the 18th century.

10/21/2010

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Top Things To See In Independence National Historical Park

Located along the mall, visitors can see everything from the Liberty Bell to the Betsy Ross House to the National Constitution Center.

CBS Philly–10/10/2010

Betsy Ross House Adds Colonial Cooking Exhibit for Kids

The Betsy Ross House  has a new exhibit designed especially for the younger set.

07/16/2010

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