Remembering Those Who Died For Freedom Aboard USS OlympiaIt was a solemn Memorial Day ceremony aboard the USS Olympia at Penn's Landing honored the individuals who died defending our country.
Learning About, Petting, Even Dissecting Sharks At Seaport Museum“Delaware River Sharks” was the theme at the Independence Seaport Museum Thursday.
South Philly Event Raising Funds For College-Minded Organ Transplant RecipientsAn event Sunday at the Independence Seaport Museum will help raise money for young organ transplant recipients.
Terminally Ill Kids, Families Party At Independence Seaport MuseumThe group of just over 50 people took self-guided tours of the various exhibits on display, while also taking time for some arts and crafts and a scavenger hunt.
Tall Ships Festival Sails Into Philadelphia Its Opening Day for the Festival along the Delaware River.
Phila. Students Take Part In After-School Scrabble Tourney at Seaport MuseumAt today's event, they had the chance to play against kids from other schools, with some prizes on the line.
Five Must-See Museums In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia is a veritable treasure trove of museums, with a seemingly endless supply of galleries, special exhibits, historic buildings and conservatories to explore.
Preparations Underway in Phila. and Camden For New Year's Fireworks ShowsFor the 24th consecutive year, fireworks will herald the arrival of the new year along the Delaware waterfront. A 6pm show will also be offered again this year.
US Navy, Seaport Museum Working Together on Science Training For Philadelphia YouthThe agreement was signed aboard the historic USS Olympia, on Penn's Landing.
World's Largest Fleet Of Model Ships -- Made Entirely Of LEGOS -- To Dock In Philadelphia This September It’s called TEACH FLEET, and its purpose is to get LEGO-loving kids excited about STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).
A Day at a Philadelphia Museum For Kids Who Really Need Some FunA few dozen children were taking a break from their struggles with life-threatening diseases to enjoy a much-needed day out at the Independence Seaport Museum.
Philadelphia Honors World War II Vets At Independence Seaport Ceremony"War is hell. No doubt about it," said Harry Snyder (second from right in photo), now 92 years old.
Hear Philly: Discover America's Flagship At The Seaport MuseumThis ship has a lot of stories to tell. Her name is the SS United States, and she spent the better part of two decades as America's Flagship, breaking speed records across the Atlantic Ocean, and serving as the luxurious temporary home to many famous travelers.
Local Expert Discusses Limitations In Deep Water Search For Missing PlaneKYW's John McDevitt spoke with a local expert on submarines and their limitations in the search for a black box.
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.