History Mystery Bicycle Ride

Learn about Gloria Dei’s history through this self-guided tour

Enjoy a casual bike ride or stroll through Philadelphia.  Start at Historic Gloria Dei Church and follow the map through Old City and Independence Mall.  Open the map on your smartphone to get started and follow the route to the various points of interest.

  • Most of the route follows marked bike lanes for families and novice riders
  • The route is 4 miles long – so you can walk it! Or take a bus!
  • The points of interest offer 7 exciting stories from our Nation’s past that connect to Old Swedes’