The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia

The Franklin Institute | 5 Tips for Discounts

This post provides details about how to get tickets for the Franklin Institute, including information about ways to save money on admission and even a few of the highlights you might want to see while you’re here.

 

 


OVERVIEW

The Franklin Institute was founded in 1824, making it one of the oldest centers of science education in the country. The interactive museum, which was named after Benjamin Franklin, is one of the most-visited attractions in Philadelphia. Read more »

Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia Tickets and Discounts

Betsy Ross House | Tickets and Discounts

This post provides details about visiting the Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia, including ticket information, potential discounts, and some of the best exhibits at this attraction.

 

 


WHAT IS THE BETSY ROSS HOUSE?

This is the former home of Betsy Ross. Although she is the most well-known seamstress in American history, not all historians agree that Betsy Ross designed the American flag.

A visit to the Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia is the only place in America to view a historic interpretation of an 18th-century upholstery shop.
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Philadelphia in January

Things to do in Philadelphia in January

This post lists top things to do in January in Philadelphia as well as things to do at night, free activities and family-friendly events, updated for 2020. 

 

 


TOP 10 EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO IN PHILADELPHIA IN JANUARY

This section highlights our top ten things to do in January in Philadelphia. 

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Some of the attractions below are included for free with the purchase of a tourist discount pass. Read more »

Philadelphia in December

What to Do in Philadelphia in December (2019)

This post covers the best things to do in Philadelphia in December and has been updated for 2019. 

It includes our top ten list with evening activities, free things to do, and family-friendly entertainment and events in the city.

 

 


TOP 10 EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO IN PHILADELPHIA IN DECEMBER

This section highlights our top ten things to do in December in Philadelphia.  Read more »

Which Philadelphia Bus Tours Are The Best?

This post reviews and compares the many different Philadelphia bus tours available to you, including hop-on-hop-off to night tours and trolleys. 

 

 


HOP-ON-HOP-OFF PHILADELPHIA TOURS

This may be one of the best ways to discover the birthplace of America. Explore the city at your own pace as you travel from one landmark to the next. Read more »