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Ben Franklin Trail

Take your unit on a historical tour in Old Philadelphia on the Ben Franklin Trail!


Benjamin Franklin has been called "the Apostle of Modern Times", and the "First Civilized American." Benjamin was born in Boston Massachusetts and moved to the city of Philadelphia where he ran his own printing business. After years of hard work, he retired at an early age and became a public servant in Philadelphia. Follow the trail to discover the amazing events in the life of Benjamin Franklin, including the drafting of the Declaration of Independence, his fascinating Invention of the lightning rod, and his part in the abolition of slavery.

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