Teacher Workshops & Resources

The Philadelphia History Museum offers resources and workshops to give educators hands-on and inquiry-based training opportunities and provide a source of historical information and curriculum-based support for teaching needs. Email our Education Department or call 215.685.4836 for more information.

National History Day

The Philadelphia History Museum is a founding partner and mentoring organization for the recent revival of National History Day Philly, part of a national competition in which students in grades 6–12 conduct extensive research related to an annual theme and present their findings in one of four categories: exhibits, documentaries, websites, and performances or papers. See the National History Day Philly website for more information, including results of student winners.

Quest for Freedom Workshop 

Contact the Education Department for more information on using this acclaimed curriculum-based program in the classroom.

For information concerning how the Museum can help develop projects, email the Education Department or call 215.685.4836.