Nominations for the 2019 Young Heroes Award are now open.  Please use the form below to nominate a deserving young person for this award.
The deadline for submissions is July 14, 2019 

For more information about this award, please click here.
For a pdf of the Terms/Guidelines of this award, click here.

  • About the Nominee

  • You may provide the phone # of the nominee's legal guardian.
  • About the Nominator (Must be 13 years of age or older)

    (Note: Please include your summer contact information)
  • Please answer the following questions in paragraph form

  • You will find a pdf with the Terms/Guidelines at the top of this page.
  • The submission deadline is July 14, 2019. If you would like to provide supplementary materials, please send them via email to Joel Sumner at jsumner@libertymuseum.org.

    Winners will be selected by a panel of Museum staff and TD Bank executives. Incomplete forms will not be considered. The 2019 Awards Ceremony will be held on August 15. All candidates will be notified prior to the ceremony. Nominators are encouraged, but not required, to attend. Questions? Email YHA@libertymuseum.org or call Joel Sumner at 215-925-2800, x106.

 

 

Philadelphia Podcast Festival

The National Liberty Museum is excited to be a host for the 2019 Philly Podcast Festival! on SUNDAY JULY 21 from noon to 8pm. Come listen to live recordings of some incredible podcasts from Philadelphia and beyond. Museum admission will be Pay As You Wish throughout the day .

Check our events calendar for complete details.

NLM's 20th Anniversary
Glass Auction & Gala

The National Liberty Museum is pleased to announce that our 20th Anniversary Glass Auction & Gala will be held on September 14 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. An unforgettable evening of art, fun and inspiration is planned honoring the legacy of our founder Irvin J. Borowsky.

Learn more and purchase your tickets or sponsorship soon.

Destined for the Stars
by Ricky Bernstein

Destined for the Stars, a solo exhibition of painted glass, aluminum, and mixed media wall-reliefs. will be on display in our GlassAccess Gallery from August 2 - December 2, 2019. In this exhibit, artist Ricky Bernstein celebrates victories over life’s everyday challenges, making the point that we are all heroes in our own right.

Destined for the Stars will kick off with an Opening Reception on Friday, August 2 from 5:30-8:30pm. Attendees will get a first-look at the show, meet the artist, and enjoy light refreshments. Learn more and register for the Opening by clicking here.

Mindfulness Workshop

In association with the NLM’s GiveBack Workshops, Mindfulness Coach/Teacher Stacey Mandel will be bringing her calm and peace to the Liberty Museum to share with audiences of all ages. The session is titled Mindfulness, You, and the World. It will be held on Saturday, August 10.

Learn more and reserve your place today by clicking here.

Nominations for the 2019 Awards of Valor are NOW OPEN

This annual awards program, presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS, honors police officers, firefighters, EMTs and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious service. We are now accepting nominations for the 2019 Awards. If you know a person deserving of this special recognition, please tell us about them. The deadline to submit a nomination is July 31,

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