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Things to See & Do in Philadelphia

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Free Things to See & Do

Philadelphia Museum of Art  
Featuring steps from the movie “Rocky” (215-763-8100, 26th St. and B. Franklin Pkwy), free on Sundays

Independence Hall  
Free guided tour tickets available at Visitors Center (215-597-8974, 520 Chestnut St.)

US Mint  
Free tours M-F (215-408-0209, 151 N. Independence Mall E)

Rodin Museum  
Free guided tours at 1:30pm every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday; $3 per person is suggested donation. (215-568-6026, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy) 

Must See & Do

Eastern State Penitentiary  
World’s first penitentiary features former cell of Al Capone (215-236-3300, 2124 Fairmount Ave.)

South Street  
Popular stores bars and restaurants (between 1st and 10th Streets)

Mosaic Garden   
1020 South Street

Elfreths Alley  
Oldest inhabited street in the USA (2nd Street between Arch and Race Streets)

Liberty Bell  
215-965-2305 (526 Chestnut St.)

Betsy Ross House  
She sewed the first American flag

Benjamin Franklin’s grave
Christ Church Burial Ground, corner of 5th and Arch

Neighborhoods

Old City (historical area/great nightlife)
Society Hill
Gayborhood
Chinatown
Parkway/Museum District
Rittenhouse Square (shopping)
University City.


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