Visit us At 5th and Market Streets on Independence Mall


President's Day

10am to 5pm

Celebrate President’s Day at the Museum and explore how our leaders impacted American history, American society, and the American Jewish Community.  Explore an original letter written by George Washington to the Jewish Community of Newport, Rhode Island (on view at the Museum) and write your own letter to a President with a quill pen. Join us for a fun and educational day of family-friendly, interactive tours, story time, and presidential arts and crafts projects!

Highlight Tours
11:30 am and 2:30 pm

Spotlight Talk and Conversation

"A Special Relationship: American Jews and the White House"
11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, and 3:30 pm

Freedom Family Corner
Story times and play zone throughout the day

Presidential Arts and Crafts
11am to 4 pm

Image Credit:

Detail, Portrait of George Washington (The Dunn-Robinson Portrait of Washington) Gilbert Charles Stuart, ca 1800. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of the Honorable Walter H. Annenberg and Leonore Annenberg and the Annenberg Foundation, 2007.

Event type:Family-friendly