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Christ Church Burial Ground

Visit the graves of Benjamin Franklin and other early American leaders

5th and Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Old City Tags: cemeteries, christ church burial ground, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, independence national historical park, sacred places,
Second Bank of the United States

A who’s who of Revolutionary War-era portraiture

420 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Old City Tags: art, art museums, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, history museums, independence mall, independence national historical park, museums, second bank of the united states,
Carpenters’ Hall

Meeting Place of the First Continental Congress

320 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Old City Tags: carpenters hall, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, independence mall, independence national historical park,
Eastern State Penitentiary

Radical 19th century prison designed to create social change

22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Fairmount Tags: eastern state penitentiary, fairmount, halloween, historic attractions, historic prisons, history, museums,
Battleship New Jersey

Admiral “Bull” Halsey’s flagship and the nation’s most decorated battleship

62 Battleship Place Camden, NJ 08103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront Tags: battleship new jersey, camden waterfront, delaware river waterfront, family friendly, family friendly philadelphia, historic attractions, history, new jersey, penns landing,
Congress Hall

Home of the U.S. Congress from 1790-1800

6th and Chestnut Streets Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Tags: congress hall, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, independence mall, independence national historical park, philadelphia,
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