Deep Rivers

How African Americans Waded through the Waters of Oppression to Achieve Greatness.

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Join us for an in-person tour! Our docents take you through the museum highlighting the lives, stories, and achievements of 19th-century Black entrepreneurs, intellectuals, and artisans with soundscapes and images. Sample a ginger cookie made from a recipe from  Fisher’s cookbook. Highlighted 19th-century heroes include Francis Johnson, John Trower, Eliza Grier, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Julian Abele, Octavius Catto, Elizabeth Keckley, and more. Following the tour, guests can enjoy Linda Gail Sanders’ mural inspired by the heroes from Deep Rivers. 

Cost: $10

Cost for neighbors living in the 19144 zip code: $5

Deep Rivers tour is offered at 1:00 PM & 2:15 PM on Sunday, November 6, 2022

Call 215-438-1861 for reservations or BUY TICKETS ONLINE