The Walking tour with Ben Franklin will take place on Saturday, October 21st, 2023 at 11:00 AM. The event will start at at the First Bank of the United States:First Bank of the United States
120 South 3rd St,
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Take a walk through colonial Philadelphia with the man who knows the city just as well as he knew it over two hundred and fifty years ago. Hear facts and stories not heard anywhere else. Ben will also have trivia questions along the tour. Visit the places where Ben Franklin made a name for himself as a printer, inventor, and statesman, and hear about it firsthand with all the wit Ben is famous for. Come along with Ben to see the sights of historic Philadelphia, including Carpenters Hall, the Liberty Bell, Ben Franklin’s Grave, the First Fire Department, the Betsy Ross House, colonial Christ Church, Franklin’s Post Office, Franklin’s House, and Independence Hall. The tour takes about 1 ½ hours, and we will meet at the First Bank of the U.S.
Ben Franklin impersonator, Robert DeVitis, researched in-depth to give tribute to this great man and is one of the best Ben Franklin impersonators in Philadelphia. The witty Ben Franklin is a gifted raconteur who can speak to anyone about this life that earned him the title “The First American.” The looks, mannerisms and especially the wit of Ben Franklin come to life as if he were here today.
Please mail checks payable to William Tennent House Association, PO Box 2572, Warminster PA 18974 By October 15th to reserve your spot. Contact Wendy Wirsch at email@example.com for additional information.