Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Benches

Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Sat Aug 10 2019. Also includes Sat May 25 2019, Sun May 26 2019, Mon May 27 2019, Fri May 31 2019, Sat Jun 01 2019, Fri Jun 07 2019, Sat Jun 08 2019, Fri Aug 16 2019, Sat Aug 17 2019, Fri Aug 23 2019, Sat Aug 24 2019, Fri Aug 30 2019, Sat Aug 31 2019, Sun Sep 01 2019, Mon Sep 02 2019.
Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Monday, May 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, July 5, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, July 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday, September 1, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Monday, September 2, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free
Contact Phone: 
215- 629-4026
Recommended Age: 
7 and up

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 39° 56' 57.1848" N, 75° 9' 2.8044" W
Pennsylvania