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FEATURED EVENTS

The Franklin Institute Women in STEM Day

The Franklin Institute joins the national initiative to recognize the remarkable achievements of women in all facets of life – science, community, government, literature, art, sports, and medicine. Join us for a day dedicated to spotlighting female role models and their impact on our world, and hear from the region’s top experts in a variety of STEM fields including medicine, neuroscience, physics, and engineering.
Dates: 
03/23/2019
10 am - 3 pm
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Location:

222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
United States

Phone:

215-448-1397

Colebrookdale Railroad - Secret Valley Expedition

Board one of our meticulously restored century-old rail cars for a two-hour expedition into one of the most scenic and historic regions in the northeast. Once the province of pioneers and patriots, the Colebrookdale is your ticket to a verdant land lost in time.
Dates: 
03/23/2019
04/16/2019
04/24/2019
varies
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Location:

64 S. Washington St. (station)
Boyertown, PA, 19512
United States

Phone:

(866) 289-4021

Colebrookdale Railroad - Boyertown Resident Appreciation Run

Join us in showing our appreciation to you, our residents! Get acquainted with us and take a sneak peek at our line! A shorter run to give you a taste of the Secret Valley!
Dates: 
03/31/2019
11:00 AM; 1:00 PM; 3:00 PM
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Location:

64 S. Washington St. (station)
Boyertown, PA, 19512
United States

Phone:

(866) 289-4021

Women's History Month - National Constitution Center

Throughout March, the Center will host a variety of special programs in honor of Women’s History Month! Visitors can explore the museum’s The Story of We the People exhibit to discover defining moments in women’s history and then test their knowledge at the Center’s giant game board activity. Visitors can also participate in a fun and educational music video workshop that looks at the Women’s Suffrage Movement, inspired by the music of Lady Gaga. Artifact highlights include a collection of items from the movement for women’s suffrage and the effort to pass an Equal Rights Amendment.
Dates: 
03/19/2019
03/20/2019
03/21/2019
9 am - 5 pm
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Location:

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
United States

Phone:

215.409.6600