Moby-Dick Marathon Reading

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Independence Seaport Museum

211 South Christopher Columbus Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Join us as we read Herman Melville's greatest novel over a 25-hour period.

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Pre-registration closes at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 8 but walk-ins are welcome all weekend! Just check in at the front desk.

2019 marks the 200th anniversary of Herman Melville's birth. Join us as we read his greatest novel over a 25-hour period, starting on Saturday, November 9 at 2:00 p.m. and reading through Sunday, November 10 at 3:00 p.m. This collaboration between The Rosenbach and the Independence Seaport Museum will feature a boatload of food and fun activities for all ages. Celebrate the Great White Whale with us!

If you would like to be a reader, please email Edward G. Pettit, Manager of Public Programs at The Rosenbach, at epettit@rosenbach.org. Please indicate what times you are available to read and we will do our best to accommodate.

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Independence Seaport Museum

211 South Christopher Columbus Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19106

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