Science After Hours is an evening event series exclusively for adults ages 21+ featuring experiments, demonstrations, games, and innovative and engaging science curated by Philadelphia’s premier science museum in collaboration with organizations across the city. Dress up in your 1920s finest for this evening celebrating bootlegging, betting, booze, and the prohibited shenanigans that...

View event details

Estate Tour

Sep 26, 2018 - Sep 26, 2018

This event occurs weekly, on Wednesday.

Visit the former dairy and farm while exploring the ever-changing estate landscape on this narrated tram tour. Hear accounts of estate history as you see how we have repurposed historic work areas. Glimpse behind the scenes on this tour led by a specially trained guide. The 45-minute tour will leave from the east circle near the Dorrance Gallery. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm. $5 per...

View event details

Start Talking Science is an unprecedented opportunity for you to meet local scientists and academics and discuss their groundbreaking research. Ever wonder how to generate energy through fusion, manipulate viruses to heal spinal cord injuries, or get students interested in engineering? Start Talking Science is an amazing opportunity to have these one-on-one conversations; the possibilities are...

View event details

An illustrated Weeknights at the Wagner lecture with Dr. Jennifer Essler of the Penn Vet Working Dog Center Museum open until the talk begins at 6 p.m. Dogs are not necessarily the best noses around, but they possess one rare and important quality – the ability to communicate with humans. Because of this, dogs are used for scent detection in many domains, such as drug searches and...

View event details

Dinos After Dark

Sep 28, 2018

Philadelphia’s dinosaur museum is open late tonight with pay-as you-wish admission, a pop-up beer garden with food, live animal presentations, and fun hands-on activities. The Academy welcomes adults and also families to enjoy the museum after regular hours. Dino Drafts: The Academy Beer Garden will be set up outside, and live animal shows will take place. Suggested donation: $10. Save...

View event details

Bird Walks at Newlin Grist Mill

Sep 29, 2018 - Oct 27, 2018

This event occurs monthly, on the last Saturday of April, May, June, July, August, September and October.

Newlin Grist Mill and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville are teaming up to explore the wonderful world of bird life. Join us for monthly naturalist-led walks through the 160-acre park at Newlin Grist Mill. We will meet year-round residents, visit exciting migrants, and learn the basics of bird identification and biology. Families and beginners are welcome! When: last Saturday of each...

View event details

History at Work at Newlin Grist Mill

Sep 29, 2018 - Oct 27, 2018

This event occurs monthly, on the last Saturday of April, May, June, July, August, September and October.

Get a closer look at trades of the eighteenth century in Newlin’s “History at Work” series. Members of Newlin Grist Mill’s staff, volunteers, and outside artisans will demonstrate their crafts and talk with visitors about how different trades and skills were integral to life in colonial Pennsylvania and to the operation of Newlin Grist Mill....

View event details

Pop-Up Naturalist at Newlin Grist Mill

Sep 29, 2018 - Oct 27, 2018

This event occurs monthly, on the last Saturday of April, May, June, July, August, September and October.

Join Newlin's staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist tent in different parts of the park and discover the plants and animals that call Newlin home. While specific activities will vary by theme, you can expect to find interactive demonstrations, live specimens, games and crafts, and fun for the whole family!...

View event details

This autumnal walking tour will focus on the history of beer in Philadelphia, and the permanent residents of Laurel Hill who produced, distributed and enjoyed it. Led by award-winning homebrewer and certified beer judge, Mike Lewandowski, the tour will conclude with a toast and a sampling of local beers.   The program will take place on Sunday, September 30th at 1:00pm, departing...

View event details

Search Calendar

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Business Listings

Edit Module