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Occupied Philadelphia Comes to Christ Church

November 6 @ 12:00 pm

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One event on November 7, 2021 at 12:00 pm

The British are coming (this weekend!)

The Museum of the American Revolution (MOAR) will recreate the dark days of the 1777-78 British occupation within Old City, Philadelphia. In partnership with MOAR, we welcome visitors to a weekend of historic happenings at the Church! Join us for family friendly activities and take a tour of Christ Church to pay homage to those buried within our hallowed grounds.

On Saturday, meet Elizabeth Powel
– Revolutionary era socialite, intellectual, and abolitionist.

On Sunday, meet Benjamin Franklin
Revolutionary era printer, scientist, and diplomat.

Activities for the day include:
Coloring Pages, Games, and Puzzles for all ages!
Decorate Your Own Ceramic Tea Cup and Saucer.

Christ Church Admission:
FREE: Craft activities and Historical Figure meet and greet
$5 Adult guided tour or self guided tour (self-guided map included)
$2 Children guided tour or self guided tour (12 and under)
Sunday: Donate as you wish

Details

Date:
November 6
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Venue

Christ Church
2nd Street and Church Street
Old City Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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Phone:
215-922-1695