Tag: George Washington

Christ Church

With a soaring 196-foot steeple that towers over newer structures nearby, Christ Church is both a spectacular historic building … and living history at its best.

Philly History Museum

The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent

The Philadelphia History Museum, which reopened in September 2012, has over 100,000 items in its vast collection.

The Lazaretto

Americas oldest quarantine station – “Ellis Island’s Great Grandfather” – helped protect Philadelphia residents for 94 years.

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

At the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, you’ll find an astonishing collection of unique documents, watercolors, genealogical records, letters, diaries and more.

Historic Fort Mifflin

This historic fort has something for everyone: Living history, military reenactments and even a strong reputation for paranormal activity.