It is hot in Philadelphia during this #HeatWave2017. Ever wonder how early Americans stayed cool without AC? Some 18th century sources suggest they drank a mi...
Join the Revolutionaries
Don't miss the fun and learning in "Revolutionary Philadelphia," our special activity area on the first floor.
Try your hand at flag design, cartridge-making, or play with some historical toys. Guests can explore soldiers’ tents, try on reproduction uniforms and civilian garments, and make a ribbon to like General George Washington’s ribbon to take home.