Things To Do
in Philadelphia

Things To Do
in Philadelphia

Discover the Best Things To Do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia brings history to life. From the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the founding of the country’s first hospital, botanical garden, lending library and more, the region is rich in attractions that tell America’s story. But we’re not just a destination for history buffs.

Art lovers have top-notch museums and cutting-edge galleries to explore as well as outdoor art including murals and sculptures that can be found throughout the city. Nature lovers will rejoice at the countless paved and unpaved trails that wind through the city’s expansive Fairmount Park. There’s so much to do and see, you better get moving.

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Independence Blue Cross RiverRink. Photo by M. Stanley.

Winter Activities in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is home to events, activities, and attractions that rejuvenate the city during the colder months.

Winter Activities

LumiNature. Photo courtesy of Philadelphia Zoo.

Official Visitors Guide

Let the Philadelphia Official Visitors Guide assist you in your exploration of Philadelphia, highlighting can’t miss activities, essential attractions, restaurants, and exciting new experiences throughout the city.

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LOVE Park. Photo by M. Zugale for PHLCVB.

Top Things to Experience in Philadelphia

Whether it’s your first visit to Philadelphia or your first visit in a while, the city is filled with many can’t-miss experiences and “Instagram-able” moments that should be added to any itinerary.

Top Experiences

Photo by E. Savaria, Jr. for PHLCVB.

Philadelphia Museums and Attractions

Philadelphia is home to an abundance of must-visit museums, attractions and historic sites. Consider this your guide to the city's - and some of the world's - best cultural institutions.

Museums and Attractions

Featured Itineraries

Philadelphia has something for everyone.
Utilize the tailored itineraries below to aid your exploration of our city’s rich history and modern energy.



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