Technically I wasn’t here to see Dr. Mütter or his library but for a jazz concert by a talented local band, The Hot Club of Philadelphia. The concert took place upstairs in the historic Mitchell Hall. After seeing an unusual bloodletting display, I couldn’t resist sharing a post-Halloween update. The Mütter is a medical … More Libraries Round the World: At the Mütter
Be brave and experience your scariest Halloween with TERROR BEHIND THE WALLS at Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, PA.
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Check out a viking ship that made it all the way from Norway to Philadelphia! Invading other cities on the East Coast. … More Viking Ships Invade North America
Get an insider’s view of some of the authors and books featured in the 2018 Library of Congress’s mega-book festival. The largest library in the world, the Library of Congress in Washington D.C., appropriately hosts one of largest annual book festivals open to the public and free. … More Washington D.C.’s 18th National Book Festival
Cruising along rivers, canals and lakes from New York City to Chicago is a fantastic vacation trip. Great for families! … More Traveling Along America’s Great Waterways
The Landlord’s Game, now known as Monopoly, comes alive as you walk along AC’s Boardwalk. … More Monopoly’s Alive in Atlantic City
Take a sneak peek at the new Hard Rock Casino, Hotel, and Music Venue with an incredible collection of music memorabilia on display. … More Long Live Rock & Roll!
Check out the clipper ship masterpiece in the middle of Times Square NYC. … More Clipper Ships Are Making A Comeback
Atlantic City, NJ’s library is in a modern building but was founded by a group of women in 1899. … More Libraries Round the World: Atlantic City, NJ
Check out the PBS top 100 books to vote for your favorite. Any book that made the list is already a winner! … More The PBS Great American Read