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August 20, 2014 10:00 am — 11:15 am

Taste of Philadelphia: Market Tours

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August 23, 2014 10:00 am — 11:15 am

Taste of Philadelphia: Market Tours

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August 24, 2014 12:00 pm — 2:00 pm

Music @ the Market

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August 27, 2014 10:00 am — 11:15 am

Taste of Philadelphia: Market Tours

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August 30, 2014 10:00 am — 11:15 am

Taste of Philadelphia: Market Tours

News & Events

Reading Terminal Market’s Summer Nutrition Education Programs are a Big Hit!
August 15, 2014 — Sarah LevitskyReading Terminal Market’s Summer Nutrition Education Programs are a Big Hit!

This summer, the Market is holding its first-​ever nutrition education programs for Philadelphia school children and the program has been a big hit! Approximately 120 kids aged 913 are learning about healthy food at the Reading Terminal Market’s Eat Right Cooking Camp. This innovative nutrition education program is targeted to middle school students whose families receive SNAP benefits (“food stamps.”) The Market provides a uniquely vibrant venue for nutrition education, with access to a broad range of fresh, local and healthy foods. With help from our partners at the Health Promotion Council, Chef Angela Scipio is teaching food safety, basic nutrition and hands-​on preparation of delicious healthy foods. The five-​session program is structured by meal, breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks, with core messages reinforced in each session. Food-​related activities include identifying and sou [ … ]

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Morel Mushroom and Asparagus Eggs Benedict
We’re firm believers in brunch traditions, which is why this tasty dish can be made entirely from ingredients at the Reading Terminal Market. Stop by to pick up the fixings for this meal and wander the historic aisles of the market. Then, spend a…
Mediterranean Lettuce Salad
This summer recipe from Kalyn’s Kitchen has us craving for the Mediterranean with its Moroccan-​infused flavors. Far from your ordinary salad, this dish features Purslane and Sumac, giving it a unique and fresh taste. An added bonus: This re…
NHL Draftees Visit the Market
This week, for the first time in history, the NHL draft will be held in Philadelphia. Today, we were thrilled to welcome the top NHL draftees to the Market for lunch. Of course, they couldn’t leave without stopping for ice cream cones at …

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Bassetts Ice Cream

America’s oldest ice cream company, open since 1861, Bassetts Ice Cream was the first merchant to sign a lease at the Reading Terminal Market in 1892 and is still owned and operated by the same family today.

Hours

Monday – Friday
9:00am – 6:00pm

Saturday
8:00am – 6:00pm

Sunday
9:00am – 5:00pm

Contact

Tel: (215) 9254315
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Products

Ice cream parlor featuring Bassetts Ice Cream — cones, cups, dishes, sundaes, milkshakes, hand-​packed pints (with dry ice to take home)

Payments accepted: All major credit cards, cash, and RTM Gift Cards

For catering, contact Bassetts Ice Cream’s wholesale offices at 2158642771