Phil Tovrea’s Liberty Bell Replica: Phoenix Arizona

In my quest to see all 55 Liberty Bell replicas cast in 1950 as part of a U.S. Treasury Department bond drive, I’ve learned there are many more than 55 full-size, functional Liberty Bell replicas in this world — in locations far and wide— from a park in Tokyo to a front yard in Lomita…

Fort Collins Mini Liberty Bell

  Thanks to an inside connection at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery, I was able to visit this adorable little mini Liberty Bell replica. It lives in storage just a block from our office. I passed by countless times, never knowing this little guy was in there all by his lonesome (along with lots…

Independence Hall: Home of the Founding Fathers — Rapid City, SD

En route to our Lake Superior summer vacation, we decided to take the scenic route from from Colorado to Minnesota. On our way from Wall, SD to Mount Rushmore, we were surprised and delighter to find Independence Hall along the highway — conveniently located between Reptile Gardens and Bear County (just like it is in Philadelphia)….