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Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd. Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-925-5439
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    Upcoming events
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      Hello Sailor: The Sailor Icon In Pop Culture
    • Saturday, May 28, 2016
    • Guest Curator Alex Stadler explores the classic image of the sailor in the white "dixie-cup" hat, as portrayed in 20th century American pop culture. His Community Gallery exhibition, "Hello Sailor: The Sailor Icon In Pop Culture," brings together graphics, photos, movies, artwork and advertisements.
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      Memorial Day Ceremony
    • Monday, May 30, 2016
    • Join Independence Seaport Museum and the Chapel of Four Chaplains in commemorating Memorial Day with a special celebration aboard Spanish-American War Cruiser Olympia. This year's theme is "Remembering the Unknown Soldier."
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      Parents Night Out
    • Friday, June 3, 2016
    • Parents can have some time to themselves while their children enjoy an evening of activities at the Museum.
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      Olympia Living History Crew
    • Saturday, June 11, 2016
    • Experience history aboard the Olympia this weekend as reenactors demonstrate life aboard the world's oldest steel warship. Learn about Naval life, see battle drills visit the steam engines and more.
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      Artship Olympia
    • Saturday, June 25, 2016
    • The oldest floating steel warship in the world transforms into an art venue for a limited engagement. Created in collaboration with Philadelphia Sculptors, this floating exhibition features site-specific art inspired by the historic vessel's history.
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