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Betsy Ross House and Museum

The well-known and loved story of Betsy Ross sewing the first Stars & Stripes is tightly woven into the colorful fabric of America's rich history. The Betsy Ross House, the birthplace of the American flag, is alive with the sights and sounds of the 18th century. Tour the house and then stay a while longer to learn more about Betsy and her exciting life and times through our interactive, historical programming.

Meet Betsy in person, hard at work plying her trade, and have the chance to ask the famous lady, not only about how she came to sew the nation's first Stars & Stripes, but all about her fascinating life and business. See real upholsterer's tools and learn first-hand how they were used in this exhibit.

Hot dogs, drinks and snacks are offered in the courtyard from Thursday through Sunday in March and April and daily beginning May 1 through Labor Day.

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Hours of Operation:

  • January and March: 10am-5pm, Tuesday through Sunday
  • April through November: 10am-5pm, everyday
  • December: 10am-5pm, Tuesday through Sunday
  • *All hours are subject to change without notice

Handicap Accessible: No

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Location: Philadelphia, PA
Contact Information: 239 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

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