National Liberty Museum

(Winners of the "Selma" contest at the National Liberty Museum, in Old City.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Three Students Honored in Philadelphia For Essays Honoring Dr. King’s Selma March

The National Liberty Museum, in Old City, rolled out the red carpet for three students who submitted the winning essays and video speeches marking the 50th anniversary of the historic march.

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(An actor portraying George Washington mingles with invited guests in the National Liberty Museum's new "welcome gallery."  Photo by Pat Loeb)

National Liberty Museum, in Old City, Goes More Multimedia

The quirky little museum near Independence Mall hopes to attract more visitors with a free, interactive “Welcome Gallery” that opens to the public today.


(Kevin O'Rangers with National Liberty Museum. Credit: John McDevitt)

Old City Museum Looking To Honor Young Heroes From Across Nation

An Old City museum is looking for some young heroes to honor and nominations are being accepted now.


National Liberty Museum Vice President of programming Kevin O'Rangers. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Old City Museum Accepting Nominations For ‘Teacher As Hero’ Awards

A concept museum in Old City wants to honor a group of dedicated people that may not be getting the recognition they deserve. Nominations are being accepted for the “Teacher As Hero” awards.


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Top Spots For Glass Art In Philadelphia

Glass: it isn’t just for windows anymore. Check out some of the glass art Philadelphia has to offer.


(One of the previous "Teacher as Hero" honorees, Marcie Steel.  Photo provided)

Liberty Museum Resumes Annual Search For “Hero” Teachers

The National Liberty Museum, near Independence Hall, says it is looking for “classroom heroes” — teachers who have gone above and beyond the call of duty in their profession.



National Liberty Museum Offers Glass Art Weekend

The National Liberty Museum’s annual glass auction comes up Saturday October 30th and those really interested can sign up for a glass weekend.


National Liberty Museum Honors "Young Heroes"

Two dozen young people were honored today at the National Liberty Museum.


For Art Project, Schoolkids Reinterpret the Liberty Bell

by KYW’s Karin Phillips Students from five elementary schools in Philadelphia have created their own “liberty bells” that go on display tonight at the National Liberty Museum.