Most Popular Attractions (last 7 days)
- 1. City Hall
- 2. Independence Hall
- 3. Independence Mall
- 4. PSFS Building
- 5. Liberty Bell
- 6. Boathouse Row
- 7. 30th Street Station
- 8. Logan Square
- 9. Fairmount Water Works
- 10. Society Hill
- 11. Liberty Place
- 12. Masonic Temple
- 13. Betsy Ross House
- 14. Museum of Art
- 15. Benjamin Franklin Parkway
- 16. Christ Church Burial Ground
As the most important city in colonial America, Philadelphia has a rich history. The declaration of Independence was signed in the city's state house, now the Independence Hall. Other significant events like the signing of the US Constitution and the creation of a national flag also took place in Philadelphia.
Many buildings from this revolutionary period can be visited; most of them are clustered in the Independence National Historical Park.
Random Philadelphia Highlights
The Scottish Memorial is a monument that was inaugurated in 2011 to pay tribute to Scottish immigrants. The monument shows a family of Scots who have just arrived in their new homeland.
This group of neo-classical buildings housed the first American municipal water treatment system, built to supply Philadelphia with clean drinking water.
The historic Independence Hall was built between 1732 and 1756 as the State House of the province of Pennsylvania. In this building the US constitution was drafted in 1787.
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