Hands-on History at The Free Library, Parkway Central
Rare Book Department at Parkway Central Library
In coordination with Tempesta di Mare GREAT BOOKS Classic Tales for Orchestra, Hands-on History explores literary masterpieces in Western literature that have inspired outstanding musical compositions. A selection of books and musical compositions will be shared, and on display as a pop-up exhibition.
Take history in the palm of your hand: turn pages, hold manuscripts, and handle artifacts with the Hands-on History series from the Free Library's Special Collections. Curiosity seekers age 13 and up are welcome! Registration is free, but required.
Seating is limited. Click here to get your free tickets!
Click here to find out more about the Hands-on History series!
Rare Book Department
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia, PA 19103
1-833-TALK FLP (825-5357)