Auxiliary Organizations

Mexican Cultural Center

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Learn about Mexican art, dance, film, music, drama and sports — for a better understanding between our two cultures. Improve your Spanish by joining this Center. Membership is open to all.

111 South Independence Mall 215-592-0410
East Bourse Building, Suite 310

Friends of Independence National Historical Park

Over 35 years old, this membership-based organization supports and promotes Independence Park through educational and interpretive activities. The Friends coordinate "Philadelphia Open House," a nationally renowned, annual spring series of private home and garden tours — also Twilight Tours, which are free summer after-hours tours of Independence Park. Call for membership information and brochure.

143 South 3rd Street 215-861-4971

Independence Hall Association

One of the foremost electronic publishers of American historical materials. Its "Congress of Websites" — which receives millions of hits monthly — highlights American history past and present for experts and enthusiasts.

Society Hill Civic Association

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SHCA enhances the quality of life for all residents and businesses in Society Hill — one of America's most historic communities. Volunteer committees support many initiatives for appropriate zoning and development; cleaner, safer and greener streets; and a spirit of neighborliness. 215-629-1288