Saturday, August 1, 2015

Chasing Dreams: Baseball & Becoming American

This pioneering exhibit explores baseball's role in American culture as seen through the eyes of Jewish immigrants.

Chasing Dreams: Baseball & Becoming American
  • Photograph of Robert Davis, 14, 8th grader taking notes in front a mural size photograph of Hank Greenberg with Detroit Tigers and Joe DiMaggio with New York Yankees during tour of exhibit, Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American at the National Museum of American Jewish History at 5th and Market St. in Philadelphia. Seventh and eight grade students from Friends Select school experienced the exhibit on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. ( ALEJANDRO A. ALVAREZ / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER ) DN
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall East Philadelphia, PA 19106
This pioneering exhibit explores baseball's role in American culture as seen through the eyes of Jewish immigrants.
Tickets: Included in admission
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Independence Seaport Museum
  • The Arden Theater
  • Painted Bride Art Center
  • Betsy Ross House
  • Penn's Landing Great Plaza
Nearby Restaurants
  • Azalea Restaurant
  • Kabul Restaurant
  • Chloe
  • Metropolitan Bakery
  • Lore's Espresso & Cappuccino Bar
Where:
101 S. Independence Mall East Philadelphia, PA 19106

Information: 215-923-3811
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