Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Feb. 3: Guided Tour of the American Philosophical Society

The American Philosophical Society, the country's oldest learned society, has played an important role in American cultural and intellectual life for over 250 years.  Its library houses an incredible collection, including many priceless first editions and much of Benjamin Franklin’s personal library. Don’t miss it!

Friday, February 3 from 3 – 5 PM

There are 12 spots on the tour. Reserve your space by e-mailing by Wednesday, February 1st.

To learn more about the collection, visit

The American Philosophical Society is located at 104 South Fifth Street in Old City, Philadelphia.  Directions and travel arrangements will be sent after RSVP confirmation.

This event is co-sponsored by SCALA and DUSLA.

Image credit: Flickr (APS Museum)

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