Historic Philadelphia, Inc. News and Events!


The birthplace of the American flag is alive with the sights and sounds of the 18th century. Tour the house and then stay a while longer to learn more about Betsy and her exciting life and times through our interactive, historical programming.

Now, Tuesdays – Sundays, 10 am - 5 pm

Women's History Month at the Betsy Ross House

Throughout March

Visit the Betsy Ross House during March to learn about influential women in our nation's history through a variety of special events in celebration of Women’s History Month.

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Franklin Square is open for its 12th season!

Come down to Franklin Square now to putt through some of the city’s most famous icons at Philly Mini Golf, take a ride on hometown racehorse heroes Afleet Alex or Smarty Jones aboard the Parx Liberty Carousel, and enjoy a rest next to the refreshing fountain.

Please note: SquareBurger reopens on March 24 at 11:30 am.

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An Evening in Franklin Square presented by Parx Casino

Thursday, May 17, 5:30 pm

Join Historic Philadelphia, Inc. and Franklin Square for the tenth annual fundraiser, An Evening in Franklin Square presented by Parx Casino. The special fundraising evening begins with cocktails and a silent auction, followed by dinner along with a live auction and dancing. All proceeds from the event go to maintaining the community treasure that is Franklin Square.

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Get the latest information about programming and activities for March and April!

Ways to Give

To designate your United Way workplace program gifts to Historic Philadelphia, Inc., please use our Donor Choice Number: 14106. Contributions made through the United Way support our educational outreach program.

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Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package

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The Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package includes a one- or two- night hotel stay in one of the dozens of participating hotels, FREE hotel parking (up to a $100 value) and a free welcome gift from VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

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