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VISIT PHILADELPHIA SURVEY RESULTS: WHO WOULD YOU SHARE A MEAL WITH?

VISIT PHILADELPHIA SURVEY RESULTS: WHO WOULD YOU SHARE A MEAL WITH?

In advance of the Fourth of July, a survey from VISIT PHILADELPHIA® asked 2,000 Google users, “Which historical figure would you most like to share a meal with?” Their choices came from Revolutionary-era America: John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Betsy Ross or George Washington. Franklin was the clear winner....

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VISIT PHILADELPHIA SURVEY RESULTS: WHAT WOULD YOU DRINK WITH A HISTORIC FIGURE?

VISIT PHILADELPHIA SURVEY RESULTS: WHAT WOULD YOU DRINK WITH A HISTORIC FIGURE?

A 2017 survey from VISIT PHILADELPHIA® asked 2,000 Google users what drink they’d most like to enjoy with one of five figures from Revolutionary-era American history: John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Betsy Ross or George Washington. Beer was the first choice for respondents who wished to imbibe with Adams,...

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Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Visit Philadelphia

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Historic District, the Museum of the American Revolution is the country’s first venue dedicated solely to the exploration of the war that transformed a set of colonies into an independent nation. Among historic art, artifacts and recreations, the museum’s standout holding is George Washington’s tent,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

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