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January 13, 2014

A Guide To Celebrating The 308th Anniversary of Benjamin Franklin’s Birthday With Deals, Attractions, Parties And More, January 17-19

A Guide To Celebrating The 308th Anniversary of Benjamin Franklin’s Birthday With Deals, Attractions, Parties And More, January 17-19

Ready for a Founding Father-themed fete? Ben Franklin is still quite the celebrity and his upcoming 308th birthday on January 17, 2014 is cause for many celebrations in his longtime home of Philadelphia. Free admission to new Benjamin Franklin Museum, a Franklin-themed getaway giveaway, birthday parties and appearances by Ben himself are among the festivities […]

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January 8, 2014

Deal Feed: Celebrate Ben Franklin’s Birthday With A Weekend Of Free Admission To The Benjamin Franklin Museum Presented By Visitphilly.com, Friday Through Sunday, January 17-19

Deal Feed: Celebrate Ben Franklin’s Birthday With A Weekend Of Free Admission To The Benjamin Franklin Museum Presented By Visitphilly.com, Friday Through Sunday, January 17-19

If a penny saved is a penny earned, than folks who visit the Benjamin Franklin Museum from January 17 through 19 will earn all kinds of coins. In celebration of Benjamin Franklin’s 308th birthday this year, Visitphilly.com presents free admission for visitors to the recently reopened Old City museum for three days this month. Dedicated […]

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December 31, 2013

Year In Review: Looking Back At The Best Of Philadelphia In 2013 In Photos

Year In Review: Looking Back At The Best Of Philadelphia In 2013 In Photos

With the final hours of 2013 upon us, we here at Uwishunu wanted to take a look back at the year behind us. What better way than to share this year’s highlights via awesome images from top events and moments. Here’s a snapshot of 2013’s finest moments of the year, in photography form. Happy New […]

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August 23, 2013

Roundup: Walking In Benjamin Franklin’s Footsteps In Philadelphia

Roundup: Walking In Benjamin Franklin's Footsteps In Philadelphia

With the Benjamin Franklin Museum’s grand reopening this weekend, there’s no better time than now to honor the man who created numerous inventions and institutions that are still in use today. We’ve created a Franklin-inspired roundup, housing sites that commemorate the Founding Father, like the Benjamin Franklin Museum and the Franklin Institute. Our roundup also […]

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August 23, 2013

The Benjamin Franklin Museum Presents Founder’s Days As Part Of Its Opening Weekend Celebration And The National Park Service’s 97th Birthday, August 24-25

The Benjamin Franklin Museum Presents Founder's Days As Part Of Its Opening Weekend Celebration And The National Park Service's 97th Birthday, August 24-25

Fresh off of a two-year renovation, the Benjamin Franklin Museum opens its doors to the public on Saturday, August 24. In celebration of opening weekend and the National Park Service’s 97th birthday, the museum is welcoming guests for free and presenting Founder’s Days, a special weekend-long event. In addition to exploring the artifacts, interactive displays […]

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August 22, 2013

The Benjamin Franklin Museum In Independence National Historical Park Reopens To The Public, Saturday, August 24

The Benjamin Franklin Museum In Independence National Historical Park Reopens To The Public, Saturday, August 24

It’s official. Ben is back. Dedicated to the life, times and legacy of Philadelphia’s statesman, inventor and revolutionary, the Benjamin Franklin Museum is set to reopen on Saturday, August 24 following a major two-year revitalization. As the only museum in the world dedicated to the life, times and legacy of Philadelphia’s extraordinary Founding Father, the […]

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August 1, 2013

Coming Attraction: The Benjamin Franklin Museum In Independence National Historical Park Will Reopen This Month, August 24

Coming Attraction: The Benjamin Franklin Museum In Independence National Historical Park Will Reopen This Month, August 24

Ben is coming back. Dedicated to the life, times and legacy of Philadelphia’s statesman, inventor and revolutionary, the Benjamin Franklin Museum is set to reopen on August 24 following a major two-year revitalization. With free admission on August 24 and 25, the National Park Service’s newly opened museum in Independence National Historic Park welcomes the […]

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