Independence Seaport Museum
The tall ships will be sailing along the Delaware River in October as part of the Independence Seaport Museum Old City Seaport Festival.
The Independence Seaport Museum opens a new exhibit next Thursday, bringing to light historical objects that, not too long ago, were buried.
Joel Gibbs, Talk Philly’s “Arts Ambassador”, spoke to Pat Ciarrocchi about some exciting events in the coming weeks.
Philadelphia police and fire departments participated in a fundraising competition along the Delaware River Saturday afternoon.
The convention takes place aboard the historic USS Olympia, berthed at Penn’s Landing, through Sunday.
A familiar face is drumming up support to save the SS United States from the scrap heap.
It’s the perfect ending to a night of tours and nautical activities at the museum.
Joel Gibbs, Talk Philly’s Arts Ambassador, spoke to Pat Ciarrocchi about some upcoming events in Philadelphia.
Rowboats will be joining the duck boats and kayaks on the Delaware River this summer.
More than 40 people from the Philadelphia area were on board the Titanic 100 years ago. Some of their stories are told in a new exhibit, opening today at the Independence Seaport Museum along Penn’s Landing.
The USS Olympia, Dewey’s historic flagship docked on Penn’s Landing, has engines of the same design as were used later in the Titanic.
One-hundred years after the “unsinkable” ship, well, sank, the James Cameron-directed sob-fest starring Leo and Kate returns to the big screen—in 3-D! Here’s a guide to Titanic-themed events and programs here in Philadelphia.
To many Americans it’s the forgotten war. Nearly thirty years after the end of the Revolutionary War, America was battling the British again. And, Seaport Museum curator Craig Bruns says Philadelphia was right in the thick of it.
Since 1976, the United States has set aside February as Black History Month. Here’s where to take part in the celebration of African American history, culture and heritage in the Philadelphia area.
It’s a New Year’s Eve party with a pirate theme at the Independence Seaport Museum on Penn’s Landing.