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November 6, 2014

Roundup: A Guide To Commemorating Veterans Day In The Philadelphia Area, Tuesday, November 11

Independence Hall

With historic monuments, influential exhibitions, history-laden sights and major museums, Philadelphia commemorates the country’s past every day of the year. And on Veterans Day, which is this Tuesday, November 11, the city especially honors the Veterans and active military men and women who have served our country through special events, programs at museums, ceremonies and […]

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November 11, 2013

Happy Veterans Day, Philadelphia!

Happy Veterans Day, Philadelphia!

Happy Veterans Day, Philadelphia! Across the city, well-loved museums, attractions and memorials are presenting events today, November 11, to honor the members of the military who have served our country. In a city buzzing with historic sights, celebrating Veterans Day has never been easier. From free or discounted admission at the Independence Seaport Museum, Adventure […]

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November 8, 2013

Roundup: Places To Commemorate Veterans Day In And Around Philadelphia On Monday, November 11

Roundup: Places To Commemorate Veterans Day In And Around Philadelphia On Monday, November 11

In Philadelphia, we salute the past nearly daily with odes to Founding Fathers and independence. But in honor of Veterans Day, we’d like to take a moment to remember and commemorate not just history, but specifically the courageous U.S. members of the military who have served our country. On Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, there […]

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October 28, 2013

Drexel University Honors Veterans With The Opening Of The Joe Bonham Project Exhibit, Tuesday, October 29

Drexel University Honors Veterans With The Opening Of The Joe Bonham Project Exhibit, Tuesday, October 29

This fall, Drexel University welcomes a stark exhibition in commemoration of Veterans Day. From Tuesday, October 29 through Monday, November 11, Drexel University exhibits The Joe Bonham Project, a collection of more than 40 portraits of wounded Iraq and Afghan War veterans in recovery. To commemorate the opening of the stirring exhibit this week, an […]

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November 9, 2012

Weekend Picks: Frankford Fall Music & Arts Fest, Craft Beer Express, Titanic Opens At The Franklin Institute, First Person Arts Fest, PA Beer Fest, PMA Craft Show, BalletX And More

Convention Center

We love those weekends that are perfectly representative of Philadelphia’s diverse, eclectic and cutting-edge cultural scene, those Saturdays and Sundays that see, say, Comedy Month overlap with The Music Man on stage at the Walnut Street Theatre while brand new restaurants dish out already-award-winning cuisine to diners with bellies partially full with creative craft cocktails. […]

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November 4, 2011

The National Constitution Center To Salute The Men And Women Of The U.S. Armed Forces During A Veterans Day Celebration, November 11

The National Constitution Center To Salute The Men And Women Of The U.S. Armed Forces During A Veterans Day Celebration, November 11

The National Constitution Center, the world’s only museum dedicated to the Constitution and therefore the preeminent institution to honor the sacrifices of the brave men and women who have answered the Constitution’s call to “provide for the common defense,” will do just that during a Veterans Day celebration on Friday, November 11. The event, which […]

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November 5, 2010

Commemorate Veterans Day at the National Constitution Center

Commemorate Veterans Day at the National Constitution Center

In honor of Veterans Day, the National Constitution Center will be offering a day of special programming on Thursday, November 11, staring at 10 a.m. In addition to free admission for all veterans, museum visitors will be able to thanks soldiers stationed in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait via a live video link. The USO of […]

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