Ben Franklin impersonator, Robert DeVitis, researched in-depth to give tribute to this great man. Robert is one of the best Ben Franklin impersonators in Philadelphia. He can be invited to attend your special events, either in the City of Philadelphia, or in areas surrounding William Penn's Green Country Towne. The witty Ben Franklin is a gifted raconteur who can speak to any and all groups on his life that earned him the title "The First American." The looks, mannerisms and especially the wit of Ben Franklin come to life as if he were here today. He is the Ben Franklin of today.
Ben Franklin can attend your event to add that historic feeling. Watch him mingle with guests, create conversations, asking trivia and making people laugh using his wit which he is known for.
Ben has an informative & humorous talk about his life. Hear him speak about things never heard before. Try to answer some of the Trivia questions which you will be surprised of what the real answers are.
Students of all ages are inspired when Ben speaks. He will talk about his life, inventions, ideas, and his institutions. He will also show inventions that were created entirely by children from ages 6 to 17 years of age.
Historic event with the Sons of the Revolution at Christ Church
A wedding in Olde City Philadelphia with a historic flair
Philadelphia Mayor Nutter visiting my museum
Charity event with Miss Philadelphia and friends
Lending a helping hand for the Salvation Army every season
Visiting the oldest operating Post Office in the Country
Ben Franklin Today Welcomes a Convention in Philadelphia!
Ben Franklin Today: American Heritage Commercial
Jimmy Fallon Skit, Benjamin Franklin Cuts Loose
Ben Franklin Today Quotes
Take a walk through colonial Philadelphia with the man who knows the city just as well as he knew it two hundred and fifty years ago. Hear facts & stories not heard anywhere else. Ben will also have trivia questions along the tour. Visit the places where Ben Franklin made a name for himself as a printer, inventor, and statesman, and hear about it firsthand with all the wit Ben is famous for. Come along with Ben to see the sights of historic Philadelphia, including the Liberty Bell, colonial Christ Church, and Independence Hall, and walk in the footsteps of the convicts Ben Franklin once hired to carry him there for the Constitutional Convention in 1787.
“For a moment during his speech, I thought I was actually in the presence of Ben Franklin himself.”
“His tour is the by far the best. The facts he spoke of were things I never knew.”
“The children always come alive every year he visits our school.”
“Our wedding was a hit when Ben arrived at the reception. People love having their pictures with him.”
"Ben has an informative & humorous talk about his life. Hear him speak about thinks never heard before. Try to answer some of the Trivia questions which you will be surprised of what the real answers are."
"Students of all ages are inspired to talk about his life. Hear him speak when Ben speaks. He will talk about things never heard before. His life, inventions, ideas and his institutions. He will also show that were created entirely by children from ages 6 to 17 years of age."
$250 per hour (2 hour minimum)
$175 per additional hour
Walking Tour (up to 25 people)
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$300 for (1) hour
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