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June 25, 2014

Art Splash, Kid-Centric Programming, Returns To The Philadelphia Museum Of Art For Summer Vacation, June 27-September 1

For 10-weeks this summer, the Philadelphia Museum of Art invites youngsters to spend their summer vacation within the art museum as it presents its popular family-friendly promotion Art Splash, which returns for its second year beginning this Friday, June 27. Each week, Art Splash spotlights a different influential artwork housed inside of the PMA through […]

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June 5, 2014

Reminder: The Homes Of Elfreth’s Alley Open Their Doors For The Annual Fete Day Festival, This Saturday, June 7

This Saturday, June 7, celebrate one of the historic district’s finest jewels, Elfreth’s Alley, the oldest continually occupied residential street in America, at its annual Fete Day festival. The Elfreth’s Alley Museum, housed within two adjacent homes on the cobblestone street, is the only part of the historic area that is public. But, on Saturday, […]

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May 27, 2014

Save The Date: Fete Day, The Annual Open House Festival, Returns To Elfreth’s Alley, Saturday, June 7

Philadelphia is full of hidden gems. This spring, celebrate one of the historic district’s finest jewels, Elfreth’s Alley, the oldest continually occupied residential street in America. Tucked away in Old City, Elfreth’s Alley welcomes visitors to walk its cobblestones daily. While a modern city has sprung up around it, the Alley preserves three centuries of […]

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May 20, 2014

The Tippler’s Tour Pub Crawl And Independence After Hours Launch For The Summer Season In Historic Philadelphia This Week

Huzzzah! With the return of warm weather comes the return of two evening diversions made for lovers of history and nightlife. Experience the many-layered history of Philadelphia by taking one of Historic Philadelphia’s excellent evening tours: the Tippler’s Tour and Independence After Hours, both of which return for the spring and summer starting this week. […]

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May 16, 2014

The Preservation Alliance Kicks Off Its 2014 Architectural Walking Tour Season With More Than 60 Routes From Queen Village to Conshohocken

With the sun emerging from its loooooong winter hibernation, it’s the perfect time to get out and explore the city. Not sure where to begin? The Preservation Alliance makes it easy as it kicks off its 2014 season of guided architectural walking tours. From Queen Village to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and beyond, the organization […]

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April 3, 2014

Victory Brewing Company Opens Its New Parkesburg, PA Brewery With Behind-The-Scenes Tours Launching Saturday, April 5

Great things are brewing in Chester County for Victory Brewing Company. Founded in 1996 by childhood friends Bill Covaleski and Ron Barchet, who met on a school bus in 1973, Victory has seen awesome growth thanks to its superb line of brews and the industry rise of craft beer sales. From its humble beginnings brewing […]

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March 26, 2014

Get A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Philadelphia Distilling On Spirits-Fueled Tours Saturday, March 29 And Saturday, April 12

Pennsylvania sure has the spirit(s). With the help of two business partners, master distiller Rob Cassell turned his passion for spirits into Philadelphia Distilling, the first thriving craft distillery in Pennsylvania since Prohibition. In 2006, the company introduced Bluecoat Gin, an award-winning floral spirit. Its recognizable blue-glass bottle has become a solid fixture on the […]

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March 24, 2014

Join In TEDxPhiladelphia With Tours, Free Live Streaming And Public Viewing Parties At Locations Across The City, Friday, March 28

This Friday, March 28, TEDxPhiladelphia arrives at the Temple Performing Arts Center for a sold-out multidisciplinary conference with a city-wide focus. TEDx programming will zero in on Philadelphia’s history and future as”The New Workshop of the World,” celebrating the community of makers, doers, entrepreneurs and artists that make this city a hub for innovation. Throughout […]

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March 3, 2014

The Barnes Foundation Celebrates The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show With A First Friday Soiree, This Friday, March 7

The weather outside may not feel like spring, but the promise of sunshine and flowers feels within reach this week, thanks to the 2014 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, which is in full swing despite the weather — and offering an excellent online ticket deal available today only. The Convention Center […]

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December 10, 2013

The Historic Pennypacker Mills Home Welcomes Guests For A Victorian Christmas Open House, This Saturday, December 14 And Holiday Home Tours All Season Long

Bask in Christmas glory at Pennypacker Mills, the home of Pennsylvania’s late Governor, Samuel Pennypacker. Visit the Montgomery County home as it is decked with holiday decor for the season. This Saturday, December 14, Pennypacker Mills presents its Christmas Open House from 2 to 8 p.m. Take in the holiday cheer and impressive decor while […]

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