and the Cruiser Olympia, the climbable ships on display at the Independence Seaport Museum, and plenty of indoor interactive exhibits for navigating the city's maritime history.
For nautical souls, the Independence Seaport Museum alongside the Delaware River has plenty of interactive stuff about the city's seafaring history plus a chance to tour the USS Becuna
, a Second World War submarine.
From 10am to 5pm, visitors will enjoy tours of the Museum and its historic ships, 1892 Cruiser OLYMPIA and WWII submarine BECUNA
, maritime craft and pirate activities for kids, giveaways and more
com/history: -- Three-day Philadelphia Itinerary: This easy-to-follow itinerary includes Independence Hall where the Army, Navy and Marines were established, the historic Cruiser Olympia and Submarine Becuna
and City Tavern, a recreation of a favorite gathering spot of the Founding Fathers throughout the Revolution.
During repainting, the entire Historic Ship Zone, which includes OLYMPIA, as well as the WWII submarine BECUNA
, will be closed to the public.