Black History Month Tour
In Philadelphia, a city steeped in rich African American heritage, the Black History Month tour serves as a poignant journey through time and culture. From the cobblestone streets of historic districts to the vibrant murals adorning neighborhood walls, the tour illuminates the resilience, creativity, and contributions of Black Americans. The tour highlights significant sites such as Mother Bethel AME Church, the nation's oldest African American congregation, and the famed Rocky steps designed by one of our nation's first African American Architects. From renowned landmarks to thought-provoking art installations, the tour celebrates the enduring legacy of African American culture, inviting all to honor, reflect, and commemorate the invaluable impact of Black history on Philadelphia and the nation.
An entertaining, comedic story-telling adventure through Philadelphia, covering the city's major attractions. Tours runs for 2 hours. All ages are welcome. 21+ to drink.
Explore historic Philadelphia on this walking tour of the Old City District, a quick and convenient introduction for first-time visitors. See Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Betsy Ross House, Ben Franklin Post Office, Carpenters’ Hall, and more. Then wander down Elfreth’s Alley, the nation’s oldest continuously inhabited residential street. Plus, choose from multiple departure times to suit your needs. Our storytelling guide will cover famous historic moments in American history as well as the history that you won't see in textbooks!
Our Old City Historic Walking Tour can also be booked as a private tour!
At Founding Footsteps, we take pride in creating tours that are not only educational, but also immersive and captivating for students. Our tours are thoughtfully designed to bring Philadelphia's fascinating history and rich culture to life, providing students with an interactive learning experience that goes beyond the walls of the classroom.
We believe that learning should be engaging and memorable, and our tours are crafted with this principle in mind. We strive to make history come alive for students by incorporating interactive elements and engaging storytelling throughout our tours. By doing so, we hope to instill a lifelong appreciation for history and culture in our young learners.
We understand that budget constraints can be a major concern when planning school trips. That's why we offer competitive pricing options, making our tours accessible to as many students as possible. We believe that every student should have the opportunity to learn and explore outside of the classroom, and we aim to make that possible by providing affordable and high-quality tours.
At the heart of everything we do is our passion for education and our commitment to providing students with an unforgettable experience. We take great care in creating tours that are not only informative, but also engaging and fun. We believe that learning should be an adventure, and we invite students to join us on a journey through Philadelphia's vibrant history and culture.
An entertaining, 3 hour adventure through Philadelphia or surrounding areas, covering the city's breweries/bars/restaurants of your choice. You chose the destinations, and the time you spend there. Bring your playlist because we have speakers on the trolley! We will pick you up and drop you off! Tours runs for 3 hours+. 21+ to drink.
Book for your:
• Bachelor/ Bachelorette Party
• Because it is Saturday
Experience an adult-exclusive, entertaining, comedic storytelling adventure through Philadelphia, exploring the city's major attractions. Tours run for 2 hours and participants must be 21 years old and above to enjoy drinks along the way. It's an adult-only fun-filled journey through the heart of the city! <><><><> 21+ only. <><><><>
Unveil the eerie secrets and haunted history of Philadelphia on our Ghost Tour! Step into the shadows of the city's most haunted streets as we guide you through centuries of chilling tales and spine-tingling encounters.
Led by expert storytellers, our Ghost Tour takes you on a journey through Philadelphia's dark past, where legends of restless spirits and haunted locales come to life. From the cobblestone alleys of Old City to the dimly lit corners of Society Hill, you'll hear bone-chilling stories of paranormal activity and ghostly apparitions that lurk in the shadows.
Discover the haunted history behind iconic landmarks such as the historic Powel House, where spectral sightings have left visitors trembling in fear, and the eerie shadows of Independence Hall, where the echoes of the past still linger.
As darkness descends upon the city, prepare to encounter the restless spirits of Philadelphia's past, from colonial-era specters to legendary figures lost to time. Our Ghost Tour offers a captivating blend of history, mystery, and the supernatural, leaving you spellbound and haunted by the ghostly tales of Philadelphia.
Join us if you dare, as we venture into the haunted heart of Philadelphia on a journey you'll never forget. Are you brave enough to face the ghosts of the past?
Our Ghost Walking Tour can also be booked as a private tour!
Private weddings trolley tours can be a unique and special way to celebrate your wedding day. Here are some reasons why you may want to consider a trolley tour for your wedding:
• Convenient transportation: Trolleys offer a convenient way to transport your wedding party and guests to different locations, without the hassle of driving or navigating unfamiliar streets.
• Unique experience: A trolley tour can provide a unique and memorable experience for your wedding guests, and is a great way to show off the city or local area to out-of-towners.
• Photo opportunities: Trolleys can provide a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photos, and offer a chance to capture memorable moments from your special day.
• Customizable tours: Trolley tours can be customized to suit the specific needs and interests of your wedding party, ensuring that everyone has a fun and enjoyable experience.
• Professional driver: Our professional drivers are knowledgeable and experienced, providing a safe and reliable way to transport you and your guests.
Overall, a private wedding trolley tour can be a fun and unique way to celebrate your special day, providing a convenient and memorable way to transport you and your guests. We love weddings and we love to be apart of your special day. Founding Footsteps would love the opportunity to provide transportation for your loved ones to your special occasion.
We are currently placing packages together now for 2023. If you are interested in learning more, please email us at email@example.com.
We offer fully customizable corporate tours to cater to your specific needs and preferences. Whether you're looking to kick off your corporate event with a fun and hilarious tour of Philadelphia or customize an itinerary for your team to experience while in the city, we've got you covered.
We can even stock the trolley with local foods and offer a selection of beers or wine to enhance your team's experience (optional). We understand that each corporate event is unique, and we're here to work with you to create a customized tour that meets your needs and exceeds your expectations.
Give us a call today, and our team will provide you with a personalized quote for your event. We're excited to collaborate with you to create a memorable and enjoyable experience for your team in Philadelphia.
All of our private tours are fully customizable.
Kick off your private event with a hilarious tour of Philadelphia on a trolley stocked with local foods and beers. Call on us to escort your bachelor or bachelorette party around the city while being entertained by live musicians or stand-up comedians. Have your wedding party arrive at the ceremony or reception in style on one of our historic trolleys.
Visit three different local breweries on our BYOB trolley! Each stop is 30-45 minutes and your ticket includes either a pint or a 4-beer flight at each location. Light snacks are also provided on the trolley.