August 10, 7-8:30 pm
The Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides (APT) will hold its next monthly meeting on Wednesday, August 10, ON ZOOM. The meeting kicks off with a talk by Kim Chantry of the Philadelphia Historical Commission, “Preserving the Legacy of Frances Ellen Watkins Harper.” Harper’s house was designated historic in 2021. Chantry will present her research on Harper, while providing information on the historic designation process and the Commission’s shifting focus to preserve landmarks associated with historically underserved communities.
The Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides (APT) holds monthly meetings the second Wednesday of each month at 7 pm which feature a guest speaker on a topic of historical significance in Philadelphia or a field trip for a behind-the-scenes tour of a local historic site. Meetings are open to aspiring and working tour guides as well as anyone with an interest in Philadelphia-focused history. Attend one meeting for free and then it is $50 to join the association for the year or $10 per monthly meeting event. Please join us for convivial company, good food, fascinating presentations, and lively discussions.
Discounted rates are being offered for 2022: $25 individual membership and $100 corporate.
- Women’s History Tour
- African American Tour
- Master Guides Tour
- Immigrant History Tour
- LGBTQ History Tour