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Franklin Court, Philadelphia

#17 of 65 in Historic Sites in Philadelphia
History Museum · Historic Site
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  • As Ben Franklin's house is not standing anymore, a ghost house was built in its place. It was very cool to see the size of his house and his grandson's print shop. You can also see the actual...  more »
  • This is located in the area where several museums in the neighborhood. You can tour the old post office. The volunteers there are knowledgeable and informative. It is interesting to see this...  more »
  • Franklin Court is a historical building with such beautiful architecture. The court yard part you walk through a long tunnel to get to. Very beautiful experience.
  • No cost to wander through this courtyard behind the post office and printing press to see labeled diggings of Benjamin Franklin's former home including where is kitchen and toilet were. I'm sure many have walked by and through this courtyard without realizing the small structures with windows looks down into the archeological dig.

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