Seafarin' Saturday is a chance for children and parents to participate in nautical activities and experience adventures of distant shores. From making pirate battle rattles to sailor valentines, children are sure to dive into fun! Seafarin' Saturdays are perfect for youth groups such as scouts. Seafarin' Saturdays are held every Saturday inside the Museum from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and is free with admission.
Are you an explorer? Create your own Viking helmet! Stop by Independence Seaport Museum to become well dressed as you explore our exhibits.
Viking Myths and Stories
Learn about Viking culture, the characters and stories of Norse mythology and the world they live in, "Yggdrasil."
Play as the Vikings did and test your game skills in Kubb, a lawn game that is believed to date back to the age of Vikings!
Create your own star projector and discover the constellations the Vikings used to guide their way at sea.
Come and find our booth at the Philadelphia Science Festival, located on the Ben Franklin Parkway! Visit www.philasciencefestival.org for more info!
Quick! Find the Tattoo-a-Tron and see which tattoo suits you! Next stop by and recieve your own at our tattoo station.
Learn the importance of wind power when sailing! Test out the Seaport Museum's very own "Landsailors," small sailboats on wheels!
Come out and support Walnut2Walnut, an ambitious combination of three fun events: 1) a 15-mile, two river regatta, 2) a challenging river to river scavenger hunt, and 3) a "Saturday stroll" on Walnut Street.