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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
The Awesome Fest

8 weeks of free outdoor movie screenings in parks across the city

2601 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Chinatown / Convention Center / Market East, University City, Northern Liberties
Center City District Sips

Happiest hours all summer long

Locations vary
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Center City East, Midtown Village, Center City West, Old City, Rittenhouse Square
Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show

“Circle the Square” with fine art

18th and Walnut Streets
Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
Opera Philadelphia

Major works in the country’s most historic opera house

1420 Locust Street
Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City West
Sister Cities Park

Outdoor oasis on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway

18th Street and Logan Square Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
The Philadelphia Orchestra

Hear why they are “The Fabulous Philadelphians”

The Kimmel Center (Verizon Hall)
Broad & Spruce Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

A masterful collection of American art housed in a historic Center City building

118-128 N. Broad Street
(Broad and Cherry Streets)
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City West
National Museum of American Jewish History

Preserving and interpreting the American Jewish experience

101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park
United States Naval Asylum

William Strickland (1827-33 / 1844)

Gray’s Ferry Avenue and Bainbridge Street Philadelphia, PA 19146

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Graduate Hospital
Thomas Hockley House

Frank Furness (1875/1894)

235 South 21st Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
St. Stephen’s Protestant Episcopal Church

William Strickland (1822-23)

19 South 10th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Chinatown / Convention Center / Market East
PSFS Building

George Howe (1930-1932)

1200 Market Street The Loews Philadelphia Hotel Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Chinatown / Convention Center / Market East
Fisher Fine Arts Library

Frank Furness (1888-90)

220 South 34th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods: West, University City
First Unitarian Church

Frank Furness (1885-86)

2125 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
Rustic Music

Vintage record and guitar shop near historic Antique Row

333 S. 13th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia
Wagner Free Institute of Science

An unusual natural science and history museum in its original Victorian setting.

1700 West Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad
Shoe Museum

Tiptoe through the ages with the story of footwear

810 Race St
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Chinatown / Convention Center / Market East, Center City West
Polish American Cultural Center

Presenting the customs and spirit of Poland

308 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods:
Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame and Adolph and Rose Levis Sports Museum

Saluting the accomplishments of the city’s Jewish athletes

401 S. Broad Street
The Gershman Y
City, PA 19147

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts
New Hall Military Museum

A history of America’s early aversion to, but respect for, military entanglements

320 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Old City
The Annual Center City House Tour

A delight for the architecturally inclined

18th and Locust Streets
Rittenhouse Square Vacinity
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods:
The Wilma Theater

Philadelphia’s most thought-provoking mid-size theater

Broad Street and Spruce Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Center City West
Walnut Street Theatre Independence Theatre on 3

Intimate variety theater, revues and plays

825 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Washington Square West
Walnut Street Theatre

America’s oldest theater

825 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East
Pig Iron Theatre Company

Exuberant dance, clown, theater ensemble

P.O. Box 17275 Various Locations in Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA 19105

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East
Philadelphia Theatre Company

Presenting premieres of major works by contemporary playwrights

480 S. Broad Street Suzanne Roberts Theatre Philadelphia, PA 19146

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Center City West
Merriam Theater

Broadway touring shows in Philadelphia’s Center City

250 S. Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Center City East
Lantern Theater Company

Contemporary dramatic works presented with a fresh, non-elitist flair

10th and Ludlow Streets St. Stephen’s Theater Philadelphia, PA 19105

Neighborhoods:
InterAct Theatre Company

New and contemporary plays exploring social, cultural and political issues

2030 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods:
Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s best-known chamber orchestra

260 South Broad Street The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City West
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