Mummers Museum | Kids Out and About Philadelphia

Mummers Museum

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1100 South 2nd Street
Philadelphia , PA , 19147
Phone: 215-336-3050
39° 56' 0.384" N, 75° 8' 51.2448" W
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The Mummers Museum opened in 1976 as part of Philadelphia's celebration of America's Bicentennial. The Museum is dedicated to celebrating the tradition of Mummery in Philadelphia. Inside are costumes, oral histories, video and audio archives and even an exhibit to teach anyone how to "strut." The Museum is home to annual summer concerts and offers a gift shop to in person and online visitors. Parking is free in the Museum's lot. There is also ample street parking.