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      Franklin Seminar Walking Tour in Philadelphia

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      June 30, 2012

      Saturday   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (weekly on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until November 14, 2013)

      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19146

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      Franklin Seminar Walking Tour

      *Receive a 10% discount by mentioning EVENTFUL when booking.

      Few people in history have enjoyed such a symbiotic relationship with their city as Benjamin Franklin with Philadelphia. Inventor, scientist, businessman, manager, politician, philosopher, and patron—Franklin embodied the eclectic but directed energy of booming Philadelphia in the mid- and late-18th century.

      A Tour of Franklin's Philadelphia

      In this three-hour walking seminar on Benjamin Franklin we will use him as a lens to discuss the great changes and social and political upheaval taking place in Philadelphia during the last half of the 18th century. Along the way, we'll look deeply into the biography of Franklin as we visit sites in Philadelphia that relate and come away with a more contextual understanding of his impact on American history.

      Context Travel is an in-depth alternative to traditional tours. We are a network of architects, historians, art historians, and specialists who organize over 300 different walks in 12 cities around the world.

      Cost: Payment required - 65.00

      Categories: Museums & Attractions | Neighborhood | Outdoors & Recreation

      This event repeats weekly on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until November 14, 2013:

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