Geographical Society of Philadelphia

Navigating our Changing World

In 2021, we have presented a variety of perspectives on architecture and archaeology, explored through photography, and participated in conversations about Climate Change, and tasted wine with our board president, Dr. Jill Weber, a wining archeologist. We were also able to honor our Explorer of the Year, Taylor Demonbreun, in person!

Come along with us on our journey to better understand this New World in Geographical Society’s 130th Year!

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Annual Legacy Event – Explorer of the Year Award

Circa 1900 Arctic Exploration Bellevue-Stratford
Circa 1900 Arctic Exploration Bellevue-Stratford

Since 1891, we have been annually honoring an “Explorer of the Year”. We choose the nominee based on their work crossing boundaries in their own successful and very worthy example of that goal. The special Cecilia Beaux pin has been awarded to Robert Peary, Theodore Roosevelt, Neil Armstrong, Diana Nyad, and Derrick Pitts – to name just a few.

Stay tuned for the “Date and our Next Honoree”

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The Bulletin Newsletter!

Sign up for our Bulletin Newsletter and be the first to hear about upcoming events, news, and specials.  Contact us at geosocphil@gmail.com To view our Newsletters please click the links below: GEO Bulletin 129th Season, Spring 2020  Pandemic Edition GEO Bulleting 129th Season, November 2019 Thanksgiving Edition GEO Bulletin 128th[…]

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