Graveside Chat: Elizabeth Powel & Revolutionary Women

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

This week, learn about the life and legacy of some of the Revolutionary Women buried in the Burial Ground, including Sarah Franklin Bach, Julia Rush, Elizabeth Powel, and more. We […]

Opening Day of the Farmers Market at Christ Church

Christ Church 2nd and Church Streets, Philadelphia

Join our local vendors on Church Street for the opening celebration of our 8th season! The market is open every Wednesday, rain or shine, on Church Street between 2nd and […]

The Treasures of Christ Church (Virtual on Zoom)

Virtual on Zoom

Join Philadelphia Museum of Art curator David Barquist as he highlights some of the important material culture objects of Christ Church, including our Queen Anne silver and Jonathan Gostelowe's font and altar […]

Free

After Hours Evening Tour: Mad Men, Medicine, Death & Disease

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

A history of the notable and revolutionary physicians buried within our historic two acre burial ground featuring stories of Yellow Fever and medical inventions, and a tour of the graves […]

$10

St Mary’s 350

Sandwiches for St. Mary’s Come join the crew making 300 sandwiches for the shelter at St. Mary’s.  February 16 & March 16, 9:00-10:00a.m. Questions? Contact Grace Layne at gracelayne@comcast.net

Old City Walking Tour: Revolutionary Mothers

Starts at Christ Church and ends at Burial Ground

This tour weaves the stories of the many influential women whose names may have been lost over time but who were important in the creation of this nation. Tour begins on Church […]

$25

Graveside Chat: the Letters of Julia & Benjamin Rush

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

This week, the story of our young nation as seen through the eyes and letters of founding father and physician Benjamin Rush and his wife Julia, including the time of […]

Farmers Market at Christ Church

Christ Church 2nd and Church Streets, Philadelphia

Join us one block away from the site of Philadelphia's original 18th-century farmers market on High (now Market) Street. The market is open every Wednesday, rain or shine, on Church Street […]

Concert En Plein Air

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

Join us for an outdoor fundraiser supporting Christ Church Preservation Trust. Stroll through the grounds and delight in specialized tours, the musical stylings of Philadelphia-based wind ensemble - Revolution Winds, and snacks […]

$25

Memorial Day Ceremony

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

Our annual Memorial Day service at the Burial Ground returns! We will once again gather to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for this country. We will gather to lay […]

Free

Graveside Chat: Benjamin Franklin Bache & Freedom of the Press

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

This week, meet Franklin's grandson Benjamin Franklin Bache who not only inherited Ben's fiery spirit but also his printing equipment, which he used to publish the Aurora newspaper, which got […]

Queer Quizzo & Show

Christ Church 2nd and Church Streets, Philadelphia

Happy Pride Month! Join Philly's finest for an evening of high energy performances, comedy, and glamour. Kick-off Pride Month with Ophelia Hotass and VinChelle by testing your knowledge with some Queer Quizzo! […]

$35