Although we won the Revolutionary War, we lost several battles, including the Battle of Germantown on October 4th 1777. It’ll be re-enacted on Saturday, not once, but twice.
Philadelphia’s historic sites aren’t all located in the the heart of the city — a number of significant sites, as well as some impressive houses, are in Northwest Philadelphia, in Germantown.
The servant quarters of an historic Philadelphia mansion are now open for public view, thanks to a good deed on the part of some local Boy Scouts.
One of the most memorable battles of the Revolutionary War took place in Philadelphia, and it will be reenacted this Saturday along Germantown Avenue.
A series of documents have launched a series of community conversations about slavery and race that begin this week at a historic mansion in Germantown.