45 min ago
We're back! Congress has restored funding of appropriated activities and NARA is resuming normal operations. Please visit archives.gov for more information.
47 min ago
We’re changing our name on February 1, but Distillations will still be your source for stories at the intersection of science and culture.
2 hours ago
How does a collection of songs turn into a Tony Award-winning musical? Read on to find out. #WilmaPassingStrange
12 hours ago
The Boyle siblings began their independent experiments in 1644, and they spent the next twenty-four years discussing their work: when they can’t visit one another, they report by mail from wherever they are. In this month's episode of Distillations podcast, learn more about Katherine Boyle: http://bit.ly/LadyRanelagh
16 hours ago
We’re changing our name on February 1, but you’ll still be able to uncover the story behind the science in the museum.
17 hours ago
This group art show in the Center's lobby is a visual exploration of the leather/kink experience. Curators Heather Raquel Phillips, Ms. Philadelphia Leather 2017, and Amy Phillips, Mid Atlantic Leather Woman 2018, have brought together over 20 artists' work, including photography, drawing, video, sculpture, and more. The artist reception will be Sun., Feb. 11 from 2-4 pm.
17 hours ago
16 South Second Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106
243 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106This article has 12 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
1318 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Rittenhouse Square: 1740 Sansom St., (215) 557- 9299
Italian Market: 1180 S. 10th St., (215) 463-0868
Fishtown - New: 431 E Girard Ave, (215) 425.1555
1320 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1500 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
2400 S. 19th Street (cross street Ritner), Philadelphia, PA 19145
611 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia PA 19147
3939 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia PA 19104
1930 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
1001 N 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19123
1823 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148
18 hours ago
#Templemade Check out this feature on #WilmaPassingStrange actors Temple University/ Temple Theaters student Savannah Jackson and professor Lindsay Smiling.
18 hours ago
There's a sneak preview of Love, Simon at Ritz at the Bourse this Wed., Jan. 24 at 7:30 pm. We have a bunch of free passes for two if you want to swing by the Center and pick one up. (We'll post back when they're all gone.)
20 hours ago
Teddy would like to thank Linda, Liz, Adrienne, Miriam, Corinne, Katrin, and Rebecca for their recent donations toward new cages for his friends at our Old City adoption center! We're fundraising to buy new cat housing at our 2nd and Arch location and we need your help to reach our goal: make a gift today at phillypaws.org/catcondos
21 hours ago
Happy #mugshomonday with this new arrival from Susan Dewsnap!
21 hours ago
#WilmaPassingStrange actor Anthony Martinez-Briggs will be kicking off his red patent leather boots next Monday to play with his band ILL DOOTS in the Wilma's Good Karma Cafe. Join him and PASSING STRANGE creator Stew for an evening of music on January 29 at 7pm --> https://goo.gl/H7J6W9 Photos by Bill Hebert.
22 hours ago
Today we look back at The Center's past exhibition Wood, Revisited in honor of the passing of Wendell Castle.
23 hours ago
Where:Various locations including Amada, 217-219 Chestnut Street
Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard
Where:La Peg at FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus BoulevardThis article has 11 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
Where:Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th Street
Where:Four points along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway including outside the Rodin Museum, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Where:The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street
Where:Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street
Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street
Where:The Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th Street
Where:Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 300 S. Broad Street
Where:Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Where:Penn Museum, 3260 South Street
Where:Art Star, 623 N. 2nd Street
Where:Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street
24 hours ago
Beginning February 1, CHF will have a new name: the Science History Institute. Over the coming weeks we’ll share the stories of other name-changing in the history of science. #StoriesofScience