Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent


Wanamaker Building Marks 100 Years

It was 100 years ago today, when President William Howard Taft officially dedicated the Wannamaker Building, in a speech over the now-famous eagle statue in the center city landmark.


Angela Fitch, being interviewed for the Finding Philadelphia project. (Credit: Molly Daly)

Museum Exhibit Asks ‘What Is A Philadelphian?’

The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent is offering the public a chance to share their stories about what the city means to them.


Love Park

Best Reasons To Visit Philly In 2011

The Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation put together their top 11 new, novel and noteworthy attractions to visit in Philadelphia in 2011 – Melony Roy. History In A New Light 1) A larger-than-life Benjamin Franklin […]