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Literary Assets – Homes, original manuscripts and inspiration

The Rosenbach includes first editions of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Cervantes’s Don Quixote with lithographs by Dali, manuscripts of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales and of James Joyce’s Ulysses. Visit the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Rare Book Department, among the largest in American public libraries. Browse major collections of Charles Dickens and the archive of Munro Leaf’s writings and […]

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Sacred Sites – Religious sites and holy grounds

Freedom to worship created by William Penn led to a celebration of a diversity of faiths, backgrounds, and points of view. Tour Christ Church, The Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Mother Bethel AME Church, Laurel Hill Cemetery, the Masonic Temple, and Faith and Liberty Discovery Center.

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Art & History – America’s iconic treasures

Enjoy a private docent-led tour of The Barnes Foundation, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Mütter Museum, Brandywine River Museum of Art, and The Museum of the American Revolution. Stroll through historic Philadelphia with visits to the Betsy Ross House, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, and the Powel House.

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