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Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches

Sat May 25, 2019
11:00am to 4:00pm
7 and up
Free

Guests visiting Historic Philadelphia can pause to hear the fascinating tales from our nation’s past at ten charming benches scattered throughout the area. This free program is perfect for elementary school children learning about the history of our country.

Benches can be found at the following locations:

Independence Visitor Center, 6th & Market Streets
Independence Square, Behind Independence Hall
Signers' Garden, 5th & Chestnut Streets
The Second Bank, 4th & Chestnut Streets
18th-Century Garden, 3rd & Walnut Streets
The Powel House, 321 South 4th Street
The ACE Charitable Foundation Storytelling Bench at Carpenters' Hall, Carpenters' Hall, on Chestnut between 3rd & 4th Streets
Franklin Court, on Market between 3rd & 4th Streets
Christ Church, 2nd & Market Streets
Betsy Ross House, 3rd & Arch Streets
Arch Street Meeting House, 4th and Arch Streets
The Lincoln Financial Storytelling Bench at the National Constitution Center, 6th & Arch Streets
Wawa Storytelling Bench at Franklin Square, 6th & Race Streets


Historic Philadelphia Center
6th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA
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