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PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA

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Program #2562RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Program intended for grandchildren from 9 - 12 years of age.

Enjoy enriching experiences together and create lasting memories for both grandparents and grandchildren as you learn about “phantastic” Philadelphia’s contributions to the founding of our nation!


Highlights

• Get acquainted with Ben Franklin — printer, inventor, signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution — and have a hands-on science experience at The Franklin Institute.
• Learn all about the Liberty Bell at Independence National Park, then imagine what it was like to be a revolutionary soldier at Valley Forge.
• Explore the Old City including the Betsy Ross House, Christ Church, Elfreth’s Alley, the Quaker Meeting House, and learn about 18th-century exploration at The Seaport Museum.

Activity Notes

Walking approx. 1 mile (about 4 blocks) each day. Walking/standing at historic sites and museums. Some use of public transportation, getting on/off city busses.

Coordinated by The Philadelphia Society For The Preservation Of Landmarks.


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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
3 Performances

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