Enjoy a fun and educational jaunt down Germantown Avenue with the Chestnut Hill History Hunt, a new feature of this year’s extended Night of Lights! Link your smart phone to a game that challenges users to spot architectural characteristics and points of interest. Accessing the History Hunt is easy and can be done from any smartphone or device by texting 56512 and entering the keywords Chestnut Hunt.
After linking to the Night of Lights History Hunt mobile website via a smartphone or smart device (see the above screenshot), you can identify clues to a series of questions involving buildings and other features along Germantown Avenue.
The History Hunt begins at the top of the Hill at the corner of Germantown Avenue and Bethlehem Pike and ends on the corner of Willow Grove Avenue.