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Find an Attraction: Historic Attractions

Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
Dolley Todd (Madison) House

Home of the woman who would become First Lady

4th and Walnut Streets (Northeast corner) Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City, Society Hill
Declaration (Graff) House

Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence here

7th and Market Streets (Southwest corner) Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Independence Visitor Center

Start at the Visitor Center

6th and Market Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
Franklin’s Print Shop

Benjamin Franklin’s 18th century printing shop

320 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center

The nation’s first municipal water treatment center

Waterworks Drive and Kelly Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, North Philadelphia, Temple University / North Broad
Arch Street Friends Meeting House

1804 Quaker meeting house is the largest of its kind in the world

320 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site

The house where Poe wrote and published some of his greatest tales

532 N. 7th Street Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhoods:
Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church

The oldest parcel of land continuously owned by African-Americans

419 S. Sixth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Society Hill
Christ Church

Where Colonial America made its break with the Church of England

20 N. American Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Christ Church Burial Ground

Visit the graves of Benjamin Franklin and other early American leaders

5th and Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Second Bank of the United States

A who’s who of Revolutionary War-era portraiture

420 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Carpenters’ Hall

Meeting Place of the First Continental Congress

320 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Eastern State Penitentiary

Radical 19th century prison designed to create social change

22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Fairmount
Battleship New Jersey

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

62 Battleship Place Camden, NJ 08103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront
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