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Discover the Best Things To Do in Philadelphia

Historic sites, quaint shopping districts, vibrant nightlife and more— from day to night, there’s always something to see or 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 numerous performing arts venues featuring everything from ballet to Broadway. Science enthusiasts will surely want to check out area museums that engage the mind and senses. Nature lovers will rejoice at the countless paved and unpaved trails that wind through the city’s expansive Fairmount Park. And when the sun goes down, the fun continues with exciting sporting events, bustling casinos, laid-back pubs, cool clubs and more. There’s so much to do and see, you better get moving.

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Philadelphia Museums That Are Now Open

After being closed to visitors for several months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of Philadelphia’s museums are beginning to reopen with new health and safety measures in place to keep guests and employees safe.


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