Franklin Court Printing Office
Photo courtesy of NPS

Visitors can see first-hand how an 18th century printing office operated and discover the pivotal role the printed word played in the American Revolution and the founding of the nation. Adjacent to the Printing Office is the house of Franklin's grandson, printer and newspaper publisher Benjamin Franklin Bache.

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Last printing demonstration at 4:30 p.m.

wheelchair-accessibleWheelchair Accessible

service-animalsService Animals Welcome


Franklin Court Printing Office

320 - 322 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States


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