History

History

JFKs Legacy

100 years after JFK's birth, descendants discuss his legacy

Controversies

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In New Orleans, Gen. Robert E. Lee statue is last of Confederate monuments removed

History

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Philly author's 'Lilli de Jong' is a new feminist classic for Trump-era America

Holidays

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Did you know Philly had an (angry) part in the founding of Mother's Day?

Odd News

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What's up with the scaffolding surrounding the William Penn statue atop City Hall?

History

Hamilton Letter

For sale: Letters written by Alexander Hamilton while founding U.S. financial system

Education

The Grand Review

Philly gallery giving away historic prints to art and history teachers

History

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Centre Square: The heart of Philadelphia

Museums

Museum of the American Revolution "Revolutionary Women"

Moms invited to tea at Museum of the American Revolution

Preservation

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Philly cyclist spots 205-year-old infrastructure relics in Center City

Eastern State Penitentiary

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PHOTOS: Eastern State Penitentiary re-opens 'Hospital Block'

Tours

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Learn more about Eastern State's soon-to-open Hospital Block

Archaeology

Monongahela

What happened to the missing people of Pennsylvania?

History

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Rare, handwritten drafts of U.S. Constitution rewrite document's history

Odd News

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Civil War-era cannonballs to be moved from Pennsylvania work site

Neurology

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Penn hospital employees find 'rare' 19th century medical notebook

History

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Harvard researchers find copy of Declaration of Independence

History

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Then and now: a historic look at Philadelphia's ballparks

Historic Preservation

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Philadelphia establishes historic preservation task force

Museum of the American Revolution

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PHOTOS: Museum of the American Revolution officially opens

Museums

American Revolution Museum

Founding generation, not just fathers, focus of new Philly museum

History

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30 years ago, One Liberty Place reshaped the Philadelphia skyline for all time

Food & Drink

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Try dishes from the Civil War at Mutter Museum

Arts & Culture

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Artists commemorate Great Migration to Philadelphia in new AAMP exhibit

Museums

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Ready, aim, visit: Philly's American Revolution Museum at attention

History

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Washington Square: From mass graves to mass media

Parks and Recreation

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PHOTOS: Philadelphia's historic Washington Square

History

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German historian: Adolf Hitler once had Jewish landlord

Entertainment

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Ancient Rome treasures discovered during subway dig on show

Tours

Medical Wing Eastern State

Eastern State Penitentiary to open long-abandoned medical wing

History

Henry Bamsberger portrait

A glimpse into a Philadelphia engineer's life in WWI a century after U.S. entered the war

Education

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Curtis Institute digitizing library of historic recordings

Food & Drink

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London Grill happy hour event combines history and beer

Tours

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Search for paranormal activity in Camden museum on ghost hunting tour

Real Estate

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Pennsylvania 'Town That Garbage Built' hits market for $1.5 million

Events

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Joe Biden to speak at American Revolution Museum opening

Design

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Infrequently Asked Questions: What are the origins of the Philly rowhome?

Music

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WATCH: Chuck Berry, John Lennon perform together in Philly in 1972

Tours

Edgar Allan Poe Portrait

Tour examines how the women in Edgar Allan Poe's life influenced his writing

History

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Human remains rescued from Old City construction site ahead of snowstorm

History

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Logan Square: from public executions to papal visits to world-class museums

History

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GALLERY: The history of Logan Square

History

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William Penn's public squares: A slow evolution into modern Philadelphia parks

People

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'Bridges of Madison County' author Robert James Waller dies

That's Show Biz

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Philly philm phan has been keeping a ‘Secret’ for 25 years

Investigations

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Suspected drunk driver slams into Bucks County tavern with secret history