My nine-year-old niece came to visit with us for a few days. M hails from Connecticut and this was her first trip to Philadelphia. She had very definite ideas about what she wanted to do, including seeing the Ben Franklin statue in Penn University, visiting the Liberty Bell, and going to the Reading Terminal Market. All three were accomplished yesterday. Today we’re off to the Franklin Institute Science Museum (if she ever wakes up; yesterday wore her out quite a bit).
Here’s M visiting with Ben:
And here she is with a new friend she met at the end of the day: