Neighborhood House Professional Headshot Program

Christ Church Neighborhood House 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia, PA

Is your current headshot starting to look like a throwback? Then it's time for a professional photo of the new you in 2022! In our socially connected world, a headshot can be a step in the right direction for anyone looking to make the right impression on a professional profile (or even a dating profile)! […]

$15

Second Sunday Walking Tour: “Death & Taxes”

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

This Second Sunday Walking tour will run for about 45 minutes. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress warmly! We will meet in the Tower Room of Christ Church at 20 N. American St. at 11:15am. Our walk will take us to the Burial Ground at 5th and Arch. Tickets are $10. For more information and […]

International Day of Monuments and Sites

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

Philadelphia celebrates The International Day of Monuments and Sites on Monday, April 18th, but Christ Church will observe this celebration on April 16th from 2pm-5pm. Christ Church is closed to the public on Mondays. The Burial Ground at 5th and Arch St. is open 7 days a week from 11am-5pm. Donate what you wish for […]

Celebrate Earth Day at the Burial Ground

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Donate what you wish from 12 to 3PM. Come to the Burial Ground to celebrate Earth Day with us through hands-on activities, birdwatching, and a special eco-tour! The Burial Ground will host Earth Day activities to highlight the flora and fauna that inhabit our hallowed grounds. Check out the following activities and register below using […]

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Graveside Chats: Full Moon Fever

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Included with admission. Connections between the moon and scientists buried here. Chats typically run 20-30 minutes.

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After Hours Evening Tour: Death and Taxes

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

This Franklin themed tour includes a tour of the burial ground including the graves of Franklin's family and friends with quotes by Ben Franklin himself. This tour runs 45 minutes. Tickets are $10. For more information and weather updates, call: 484-809-0874. Click the Square link below to reserve your tickets.

$10

Spring Makers Market

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

Join our local vendors (new and returning) on Church Street between 2nd and American Streets... right in time for Mother's Day... for a celebration of all things local and handmade!

Second Sunday Walking Tour: Tour of Duty

Starts at Christ Church and ends at Burial Ground

Join former Christ Church Preservation Trust Educator and Military Historian Tom Snow for Tour of Duty! This special tour highlights the military heroes of Christ Church with a distinct perspective on America's wars and the heroes who were laid to rest on the Christ Church campus. This walking tour will meet in the Tower Room […]

Elizabeth Willing Powel: Philadelphia’s First Political Influencer (Virtual on Zoom)

Virtual on Zoom

Elizabeth Willing Powel was at the center of political and social activity in Philadelphia throughout the late eighteenth century. Elizabeth Willing Powel and her husband Samuel, a vestryman of Christ Church and Mayor of the city of Philadelphia, were at the center of political and social activity in Philadelphia throughout the late eighteenth century. The […]

Free

*** POSTPONED *** Candlelight Concert with the New York City Guitar Quartet

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

UPDATE: Due to tonight's forecast, we have decided to postpone our Candlelight Concert until Friday, June 24 at 7PM. If you have already purchased tickets and the new date does not work for you, please contact our Associate Director Hannah Opdenaker HERE for a refund. Live at the Burial Ground… the New York City Guitar Quartet […]

$15 – $20
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Graveside Chats: Franklin Watkins: an American artist

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Included with admission This month we remember Franklin Watkins, who died 50 years ago this year. He was a Philadelphia artist with his paintings in museums the world over, including the Rodin Museum. Watkins also served his country in WWI. Chats typically run 20-30 minutes.

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Farmers Market at Christ Church

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

Join us one block away from the site of Philadelphia's original 18th-century farmers market on High (now Market) Street -- the market that gave Market Street its name. The market is open every Wednesday 3-6 p.m., rain or shine, on Church Street between 2nd and American Streets until November 23.

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After Hours Evening Tour: Tour of Duty

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Join former Christ Church Preservation Trust Educator and Military Historian Tom Snow for Tour of Duty! This special tour highlights the military heroes of Christ Church with a distinct perspective on America's wars and the heroes who were laid to rest on the Christ Church campus. This tour runs 45 minutes. Tickets are $10. Click […]

$10
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Sunday community worship, 10 a.m.

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

Christ Church worships each Sunday at 10 a.m. in the church and on the Livestream.  Details are regularly updated in the weekly parish email.  If you would like to be on the email list, please contact Cecilia Wagner.

Memorial Day Ceremony

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Free and open to the public We will once again gather to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for this country. We will gather to lay a wreath honoring the fallen soldiers buried in our hallowed grounds, followed by our traditional placing of flags at the graves of patriots.

Free