Genealogies of Modernity: Seminar Logistics

Workshop Information


  Golkin Room (Rm 223)
        at Houston Hall
         3417 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104


Tuesday, July 4th


 Fox-Fels Leadership Hall
         3814 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

*Breakfast available here beginning at 8:30am. Directions will be provided Monday for you to gain access to the building.


Timeline for Seminar

Housing and Accommodations


      International House
        3701 Chestnut St.
   Philadelphia, PA 19104




For any questions regarding accommodations or facilities, please contact the front desk staff of International House.



Breakfast at Golkin Room:

Houston Hall Rm 223, 3417 Spruce St

Mon, Wed-Fri available at 8:30am



Dinner around Philadelphia:


Lunch at Houston Market:

3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104


Mon, Wed-Fri, 11am-5pm


Landmark Americana: 3333 Market St

Banana Leaf: 1009 Arch St

New Deck Tavern: 3408 Sansom St

New Delhi Restaurant: 4004 Chestnut St


You will have some free time to explore our historical host city of Philadelphia.  Please visit our "Locations of Interest" map, which includes locations important for the seminar, as well as some popular sites around the city.  For more ideas of Philly's offerings, you can visit or

Daily Suggestions:

Monday                                                                                                              Tuesday

Historic District Block Party: Independence Mall, noon-7pm     Party on the Parkway: Phila. Art Museum, noon-7pm

Philly Pop@Independence Hall: Independence Mall, 7-9pm       July 4th Concert/Fireworks: Phila. Art Museum, 7-10pm

Sing, Outdoor Movie Screening: Franklin Square, 9pm


Wednesday                                                                                           Thursday

Center City Sips: various locations, 5-7pm                                  Fantastic Beasts Outdoor Movie: Schmidt's Commons, 7pm

Pairings on the Parkway: 18th and Vine Sts., 5-8pm                Captain America Civil War: Penn's Landing, 8:30pm

Back to the Future@LaPeg: Penn's Landing, 8:30pm



Salsa Lessons: Schmidt's Commons, 7pm

Old City First Friday: Old City, noon-10pm



Collegium Institute is excited to host you for our inaugural summer seminar.  If you have any questions over the course of the seminar, please approach any of our hosts or address less immediate concerns to