US Navy, Seaport Museum Working Together on Science Training For Philadelphia YouthThe agreement was signed aboard the historic USS Olympia, on Penn's Landing.
New Tour In Philadelphia This Halloween Season Mixes History With Ghost StoriesA new tour in Philadelphia this Halloween season is mixing history with ghost stories.
Historic Ship, USS Olympia, Will Remain in PhiladelphiaOfficials say the Spanish-American War-era ship will remain docked at Penn's Landing after efforts to find it a home elsewhere in the country fell through.
Submarine Veterans Remember Fallen Comrades During Memorial Service At Penn's LandingDozens of people, many of them veterans of the submarine service, gathered at Penn's Landing on Monday to remember those who gave their lives below the waves.
Ceremony Held At Penn's Landing Honoring U.S. VeteransThe ceremony was held Saturday in front of the USS Olympia to honor those who served in our armed forces.
Historic Philadelphia Warship Struggles To Stay AfloatThe USS Olympia, a cruiser built in the late 1800s, has served as a glimpse into the past since opening to the public as a museum in 1958.
Work Continues To Save Historic USS OlympiaCaretakers of a deteriorating piece of maritime military history hope to have its future secured by next summer and continue working to ensure it stays afloat in the meantime.
With Nod to Sailors of Yore, Tattoo Convention Reboards Flagship 'Olympia'The convention takes place aboard the historic <em>USS Olympia,</em> berthed at Penn's Landing, through Sunday.
4 Groups Vying To Own Historic USS Olympia Pass Muster So FarThe process of transferring the USS Olympia to a new caretaker is moving forward.
Six Groups Say They Want Ownership Of USS OlympiaSix groups vying to become custodian of an historic US naval cruiser now berthed in Philadelphia have passed the first hurdle in the takeover process.
Historic Reencacment Tours Aboard USS Olympia This WeekendThis Friday through Sunday, the living history crew aboard the USS Olympia will give visitors a historical look back at life on the Spanish-American war cruiser.
Potential USS Olympia Buyers Must Submit Proposals TodayJesse Lebovics, manager of the historic ships for the Independence Seaport Museum, says letters of intent to acquire the Spanish American war crusier are expected from at least five groups in Philadelphia, Baltimore, North Carolina and California.