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Don’t miss the Elfreth’s Alley Museum in Old Town Philadelphia.
Elfreth’s Alley Museum
126 Elfreth’s Alley
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Open: Sunday-Wednesday Closed/Thursday-Saturday 12:00pm-4:00pm
Admission: Adults $3.00/Children 7-12 $2.00/Children under 7 Free
My review on TripAdvisor:
I came across this interesting little historical museum when I was touring Elfreth’s Alley in Old Town, Philadelphia. What an interesting look back at the merchant trade class of the 18th century. It really showed how the average worker used both their home as a business and as a home. The home had been former business of a pair of dressmakers who used the front parlor as their store and showroom, the side room used as the kitchen, the upstairs room was the living quarters for a very large family (I believe that the family had eight children according to the tour guide) and a nice sized garden in the back of the home.
The front rooms were used as…
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