Explore with GSP!

Celebrate tradition and explore new frontiers with the Geographical Society of Philadelphia… without leaving town!

Since 1891, the Geographical Society has supported world exploration and presented programs focused on travel, adventure, geography, cultures, science and history. You too can enjoy films, internationally themed events and illustrated talks with professional filmmakers, photographers, authors, explorers, scientists and scholars.

Become a member for discounts on tickets and other special benefits.


Marco Polo


Join fellow travelers for a sociable exchange of world travels…


Annual Dinner


Our 124th year continues the legacy of honoring the most exceptional of explorers…


Special Events


Talks, films, and feasts featuring world cultures, cuisines, and expeditions…


GEObowl


The educational highlight of the year! A city-wide geography competition for middle school students…