Join us as we read Herman Melville’s entire 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 with the Rosenbach 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 at Please indicate what times you are available to read and we will do our best to accommodate.


  • Occurred Saturday, November 9th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 12:00 am
  • Occurred Sunday, November 10th, 2019 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 pm


Independence Seaport Museum

211 S Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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