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Philadelphia History Museum

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Jun. 26

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

06/26/2014

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‘Behind The Scenes Of The Nutcracker’

The Philadelphia History Museum presents “Behind the Scenes of the Nutcracker” through January 31st.

12/14/2013

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Philadelphia Museum Offering Snow Day Special Admission

While the snow is keeping many people at home and many businesses closed, one Philadelphia museum is offering visitors a deal to brave the weather.

12/10/2013

(The Inn at Penn, in West Philadelphia, has offered rooms to a group of German high school students whose tour operator went bankrupt.   File photo provided)

Philly’s Tourism Industry Comes Through For Stranded German Students

A group of students from Germany, in this country to learn about US history, has gotten an unexpected lesson about Philadelphia hospitality after their tour operator suddenly went bankrupt.

09/20/2013

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Philadelphia History Museum

The Philadelphia History Museum at 15th South 7th Streets tells the story of the city.

08/24/2013

(Ben Franklin's beer tankard, right, sits alongside a broken remnant of a commoner's clay beer mug at the Philadelphia History Museum.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Beer-Tasting Event Caps Philadelphia History Museum’s Brewing Exhibition

As part of its ongoing exhibition of craft brewing in Philadelphia, a center city museum on Thursday night is hosting a beer tasting event with three local experts who will talk about the city’s centuries-long love affair with beer.

01/24/2013

(The Philadelphia History Museum is located at 15 South Seventh Street, in center city.  Credit: Lynne Adkins)

Museum of Philadelphia History To Reopen After 3-Year Makeover

It’s now called the “Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent.”

09/18/2012

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The Philadelphia History Museum Reopens To Public This Week

Executive Director Charles Croce says the first gallery offers an overview of the city’s 300 year history, using an inventive combination of historic objects and first person narratives from contemporary Philadelphians.

02/12/2012

Atwater-Kent

Local Museum Talks Beer

Before the Atwater Kent Museum reopens next spring as the Philadelphia History Museum, it is holding a series of ‘conversations’ on tales of our city. Tonight, some experts will discuss the state of beer in Philadelphia, while folks sip local brews.

10/21/2010