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 […]

Farmers Market at Christ Church

Christ Church 2nd Street and Church Street, Old City 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 […]

After Hours Tour: Who’s Your Daddy?

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

Think you know the founding fathers? Find out by taking our historic cemetery tour! Our tour will reveal some very unique fathers found in the soil of our cemetery. A special […]

$10

Sunday Lectionary Bible Study

Join the Rev. Palmer Hartl for a lively discussion of the lessons appointed for Sunday, with a particular focus on applying the lessons to real-life situations and current events.  The […]

Sunday community worship, 10 a.m.

Christ Church 2nd Street and Church Street, Old City Philadelphia

Christ Church worships each Sunday at 10 a.m.  There are no longer Covid-19 attendance restrictions, but the congregation will continue to wear masks while inside the church during the summer […]

Old City Walking Tour: Brew N History

Starts at Christ Church and ends at Burial Ground

Tales of taverns and tavern owners and how beer still influences our city. Tour begins on Church Street at 2nd Street (in front of Christ Church) and ends at the […]

$25

After Hours Tour: Who’s Your Daddy?

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

In honor of Father's Day we present a tour of the founding fathers' graves including a quiz about our founding fathers at the end of the tour with prizes. The […]

$10

Queer Quizzo and Show

Christ Church Neighborhood House 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia

Celebrate Pride Month by testing your knowledge with some Queer Quizzo! Grab a group of your "smartest" friends and come celebrate the warm weather on the roof of Christ Church Neighborhood House! […]

$20

Graveside Chat: Who Were the Signers?

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

This week, leading up to Independence Day learn the true stories of the life and times of the Signers of The Declaration of Independence buried here, including Benjamin Franklin, Joseph Hewes, […]

Patriotic Pipes! An Organ Concert of American Music

Christ Church 2nd Street and Church Street, Old City Philadelphia

Organists Parker Kitterman and Wesley Parrott will present a program of all-American music on Christ Church’s mighty Fisk organ. Including works by Aaron Copland, Florence Price, John Knowles Paine and […]

Sip and Paint Night

Christ Church Neighborhood House 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia

Want a fun painting night out with your friends where you can actually learn how to paint? Kaity Lacy is a highly sought-after commission artist, art teacher, and published illustrator of the Gata Unbound book […]

$35