Independence Seaport Museum - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Independence Seaport Museum

Independence Seaport Museum deepens the appreciation, understanding and experience of the Philadelphia region’s waterways; it provides education through art, artifacts, archival materials, exhibits, a Citizen Science Lab and its boat building facility. The museum is home to two National Historic Landmark ships, Cruiser Olympia and Submarine Becuna. Please note that the center’s main building and museum are accessible, but Cruiser Olympia and Submarine Becuna are not accessible.

Activities

  • Boat Rentals
  • Family Programs
  • Kids' Programs
  • School Programs

Features

  • Access to Transit
  • Accessible
  • Visitor/ Interpretive Center
  • Water Bottle Filling Station
  • Contact Information

    215-413-8655
  • Location

    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
  • Hours of Operation

    • Monday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Thursday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Friday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Sunday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Daily 10-5 except Thanksgiving & Christmas Day. The center closes at 3:00 pm on the day before Thanksgiving & Christmas Day. The center is usually closed Mondays January through March, except federal holidays.

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