Elfreth's Alley

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"]This historic street features some of the oldest residential buildings in the country. House Number 126 is a museum exhibiting artifacts dating...

Philadelphia History Museum

15 S 7th St. 215/685-4830 Philadelphiahistory.org Reopened to the public in September of 2012 with the completion of a total interior renovation, the Philadelphia History Museum unveiled redesigned galleries to showcase its outstanding collection of historical...

Brandywine Workshop

730 S. Broad St.. 215/546-3675. Brandywine Workshop is dedicated to the creation, development and promotion of printmaking as a fine art, creating opportunities for culturally diverse ethnic groups to participate in the fine visual arts and related art technologies....

Brauhaus Schmitz

718 South Street. 267/909-8814 Hours: Brauhaus Schmitz is Philadelphia’s only authentic German Bierhall and Restaurant. Located on historic South Street, Brauhaus Schmitz is the perfect place to bring family and friends for an enjoyable afternoon or evening in the...

Old Pine Street Graveyard

Open daily 9am-5pm. Private tours available with 24 hour notice. Established in 1764. Filled up by the 1830s. See fluttering 13-star flags on graves of 121 Revolutionary War Soldiers and Patriots. Photo-ops galore! The site of the chase scene in the Disney movie...

MCGOPA

At SPP Galleries, The Inquirer Building, Routes 23 & 320, Conshohocken, PA. 610/292-6048. Free and open to the public. FREE – OPEN DAILY (Representative present: 11am-1pm; Mondays & Fridays). The Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists (MCGOPA)...

Copabanana

4th & South Sts, 40th and Spruce Sts., and 1619 Grant Ave. 215/382-1330, 215/923-6180. Hours: 11:30-2am daily. No reservations. Good times and good food are right around the corner. People watching is the favorite pastime at this tropical neon fantasy bar and...

Boathouse Row

There are private, public, and school sculling events throughout the year. Boathouse Row, Kelly Drive, along the Schuykill River. Note: Many of the regattas result in a minor detour off Kelly Drive into Fairmount Park for a few blocks. Full schedule at...

Arthur Ross Gallery

220 S. 34th St. 215/898-2083. Tues-Fri 10-5; Sat & Sun 12-5 Housed in a National Landmark Building, the Arthur Ross Gallery, now in its 25th year, presents exhibitions in all media from antiquity to contemporary times from public and private collections around the...

Bru

1318 Chestnut St. 215/800-1079 Bru is a modern American gastropub meets “indoor German biergarten” located 3 blocks from the Convention Center in Midtown Village. Featuring 38 American Craft & German drafts, a large bottled beer selection from around the world,...

Strasburg Railroad

Plan a day trip your family will never forget. Take a journey through Pennsylvania Dutch Country aboard America’s oldest short-line railroad. See breathtaking scenery and working Amish farms. Back at the station, ride on our miniature steam train, power your own pump...

Longwood Gardens

Rt. 1, Kennett Square PA 19348-0501. 610/388-1000. Open daily 9 am-6 pm. year ’round. Adults: $16. Seniors (ages 62+): $14. Students (ages 5-22): $6. Children age 4 and under: Free Longwood Gardens is a jewel situated in southern Chester County, and a place of...

Xi'an Sizzling Woks

Xi’an Sizzling Woks 902 Arch St 215/925-1688  Xi’an Sizzling Woks serves what many have called “the best Chinese food I’ve ever tasted!” Offering an amazing selection of seafood, beef, pork, chicken and vegetarian dishes. House...

American Swedish Historical Museum

1900 Pattison Ave. South Phila. 215/389-1776. Tues-Sun, 10am-4pm. Weekends 12noon-4pm. Closed Mondays and holidays. Adults $6. Seniors, students with ID & youth ages 12-18 $5. Children under 12 Free. ASHM is a place where people of all nationalities who enjoy...

Jim's Steaks

400 South St. 215/928-1911 Hours: Mon-Thurs, 10am-1am. Fri, Sat til 3am. Sun, 11am – 1am. The place is always packed with South Street walk-ins, all coming for Jim’s hefty cheesesteaks. Dining room upstairs for a sit-down...

Monk's Cafe

264 S 16th St. 215/545-7005 Hours: Sunday brunch 11am-5pm. Kitchen open 11:30am-1am nightly. Bar open 11:30am-2am nightly. Consistently rated “One of the Area’s Best” by Zagat, and winner of more than a dozen “Best Of Philly” awards. If you’re visiting...

Red Kings 2 Restaurant

1006 Race St. Hours: BYOB. Karaoke and VIP Room. Open Sun-Thu 4pm-2am, Fri and Sat 4pm-3am. Visit one of Chinatown’s newest restaurants, serving dinner and late night 7 days a week, and serving some of the finest Sichuan cuisine in the city. Sichuan is known as the...

Varga Bar

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KenShin Diner

< ![CDATA[301 Spring Garden St. 215/925-8887 Hours: Open Mon-Thur 10:30am-10pm, Fri and Sat 10:30am-11pm All major credit cards accepted. Kenshin Diner offers a delicious celebration of the five major East Asian cuisines—Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese and...

Rangoon Burmese Restaurant

112 N 9th St. 215/829-8939 Hours: Open 7 days. The only Burmese restaurant in Philadelphia, Rangoon specializes in curry dishes and offers a great atmosphere. The restaurant was voted “Best of Philly” by Philadelphia Magazine. Party facilities available...

The Adobe Café

4550 Mitchell St, Roxborough. 215/483-3947 Hours: Open Thurs-Sun 11:30am for lunch; Mon-Wed open at 4pm. Happy hour Mon-Fri 4:30-6:30pm. Every Monday is Fiesta Night: Two dinner entrees and a bottle of wine or a pitcher of beer for only $30! Great outdoor patio...

Robin Hood Dell East

Box Office Hours: 10am-5pm (M-F) or TicketMaster. There’s nothing cooler than sitting under the stars on a summer night and watching the O’Jays spin around onstage, or humming along to a Gospel show, or getting all warm to Ashford & Simpson. Unless...

New Hope

Bucks County has always been the home of a great art community. And when it comes to art, crafts, food, and music by a lazy river, there’s a very good chance you’ll discover quickly why people have always come here, and keep coming back.

Little Lion

Located in historic Old City, directly across from the Museum of the American Revolution, the Little Lion serves American comfort food with a southern twist. Upscale casual meets understated elegance. Serving breakfast Monday-Friday 8-11am, lunch Monday-Friday...

Imperial Inn

Come visit a Philadelphia institution, serving traditional, authentic Chinese cuisine to visitors and locals alike for over 40 years. Imperial serves some of the finest Dim Sum in Philly, and also serves a huge selection of beef, chicken and seafood dishes. Full bar...

Wagner Free Institute of Science

1700 W. Montgomery Avenue (North Philadelphia, near Temple University). 215/763-6529. For calendar of evening courses and special Saturday programs, call Beth at extension 13. Courses and museum are free. Tues-Fri, 9:00am to 4:00pm. A National Historic Landmark, the...

Bishops Collar

2349 Fairmount Ave. 215/765-1616 Hours: Tues-Sun, 11-2am. Mon 3pm-2am. Sunday Brunch 11am-4pm. With an ever-changing selection of Microbrews, 20-oz. Pint of Guinness & Bass, and a great juke box, you know you’re at the right place! This Art-Museum area bar...

The Michener Art Museum

Once a prison, now a world-class art museum. Housed on the site of once was the Bucks County Jail, the Michener Art Museum is an American art institution dedicated to preserving, interpreting, and exhibiting the art and cultural heritage of the Delaware Valley region...

Karma Indian Restaurant and Bar

246 Market Street 215/925-1444 Hours: Daily lunch buffet from 11:30am-3:30pm. Then serving dinner until 10pm Sun-Thu and until 11pm Fri & Sat. This Best of Philly winner in the Old City restaurant district serves authentic Indian cuisine. The chefs have created a...

Tango

1021 Arch St. 215/925-8100 Hours: Hours: Sunday-Thursday; 4pm-2am; Friday-Saturday 4pm-4am. Philadelphia’s newest Karaoke Lounge in the heart of Chinatown. Graced by a 10ft by 18ft wide glass screen that displays karaoke videos for all the daring singers out there, 32...

First Baptist Church of Philadelphia

The beautiful First Baptist Church of Philadelphia was founded in 1698 and is the eleventh oldest Baptist Church in America. The building is available for weddings, performing arts, seminars and business meetings with over 12,650 square feet of space available. The...

Baby Blues BBQ

3402 Sansom St. 215/222-4444 Hours: Open daily for lunch, dinner and late night. The first East Coast location of a West Coast barbecue legend, run by former Philadelphians, has landed in the heart of University City. Brothers Steve and Danny Fischer specialize in...

Adventure Aquarium

Open daily, 9:30am-5pm. Adults, $17.95. Children (2-12), $14.95. Open daily, 9:30am-5pm. Adults, $18.95; Children (2-12) $14.95. (Children under 2 are FREE). Visitors can view the mysterious Shark Rays, touch exotic species from all around the world, explore a...

Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center

Wheaton Arts is one of South Jersey’s best cultural destinations. Watch world-class art created in the Glass Studio. Tour the impressive Museum of American Glass with its notable collection. Walk through the Artist Studios and see skilled artists at work throughout...

The Victoria Freehouse

10 S. Front St. 215/543-6089 Hours: Open Mon-Wed 12pm-11pm, Thu 12pm-12am, Fri-Sat 12pm-late night, Sun 11am-12am.11:30 am to 10 pm. (call for late night spring hours). We are about authentic British food and craft brews. We want to bring you the whole British...

LaScala's

615 Chestnut Street (corner of 7th & Chestnut). 215/928-0900 Hours: Reservations accepted and large parties welcome. Free parking weekdays after 3pm and all day on weekends. LaScala’s, located in the heart of Historical Philadelphia, offers a vast menu of...

Mütter Museum

19 S 22nd St. 215/563-3737 ext. 242. E-Mail. Mon-Sun, 10am-5pm. All Group tours must be scheduled in advanced at 215/563-3737 ext.293. Adults, $12. Children 6-18, Senior Citizens, and Students, $8. Someone thought it a good idea to preserve 19th and 20th century...

Sesame Place

Sesame Street comes to life at Sesame Place through whirling rides, water slides and exciting shows. Dance and sing-a-long with everyone’s favorite furry friends inthe amazing Neighborhood Street Party parade with day and night performances. Join the fun and celebrate...

Sexploratorium

Philadelphia’s resource for quality sexual products. Three stories of merchandise from massage and health basics and men’s tools to fantasy products like restraints, electro-sex equipment and sex furniture (think swings and stripper poles to start) will inspire you to...

Vietnam House

901 Race St. 215/413-2828. Hours: Open daily 10am-10pm. Chinatown’s newest restaurant, Vietnam House offers the finest traditional Vietnamese cuisine in a fun casual atmosphere. House specialties include their Special Beef Noodle Soup, Pan Fried Rice Cake or try the...

Philadelphia Zoo

Open daily year-round, the zoo is home to more than 1,600 animals including America’s only giant river otters, frolicking polar bears, exotic rain forest animals, reptiles and magnificent birds from around the world.

Nan Yang

Nan Yang offers a variety of Asian Cuisines such as Malaysian, Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese. House specialties include Prawn Mee: Egg noodles with shredded pork, shrinm, vegetables and bean sprouts in shrimp broth, Duck Salad (Thai style): pineapple, cucumber, minced...

Ishkabibble's

Ishkabibble’s, pronounced “ish” as in wish, and “bib” as in something you might wear when you eat a cheesesteak, is the Home of the Original Chicken Cheesesteak, and has been serving the best cheesesteaks to locals and tourists alike...

Emei

915 Arch St. 215/627-2500 Hours: Open Mon-Thu 11am-10:30 pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun noon- 10pm. Emei 915 Arch St Philadelphia215/627-2500 Weekly raves about Chinatown’s newest restaurant, saying “Emei is at its best when it lets its Szechuan flag fly and it doesn’t...

Barnes Foundation

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway 215/278-7200 barnesfoundation.org The Barnes Foundation houses one of the finest collections of Post-Impressionist and early Modern paintings, with extensive holdings of works by Renoir, Cezanne, Matisse, Picasso, Rousseau and Modigliani...

The James A. Michener Art Museum

Winter Hours (November 1 – March 31) Tuesday through Friday: 10 am to 4:30 pm Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm Sunday: 12 pm to 5 pm Summer Hours (April 1 – October 31) Tuesday through Friday: 10am to 4:30pm Wednesday: Open on select evenings (call the main number...

Vietnam Palace

222 N 11th Street. 215/592-9596 Hours: Sun-Thurs 11am-9:45pm. Fri, Sat 11am-10pm. Happy hour Mon-Fri 3-6. MC, Visa, Amex, Discover. Located a half-block from the Convention Center, this Vietnamese gem serves some the most delicious Southeast Asian cuisines. Try the...

Cerulean Arts

1355 Ridge Ave.. 267/514-8647. Gallery Hours: Tues.-Thurs, 10am-6pm; Fri, 10am-7pm; Sat. & Sun, 12pm-6pm. Cerulean Arts’ mission is to cultivate an appreciation for art by holding exhibitions, offering unique decorative and fine art for sale and providing art...

76 Carriage Company

This tour is available year-round. Starlit evening carriage tours can be arranged by reservation. Courtesy shuttle pickup at area hotels begins at 10am. There are short (20 minutes), medium (30 minute) and long (60 minute) tours available. When on the street be sure...

Koresh Dance Company

Founded in 1991 by Israeli born choreographer and Artistic Director Ronen Koresh, this troupe presents its audiences with an exciting and emotional blend of ballet, modern and jazz molded into a style of choreography that is both eloquent and explosive. Koresh...

Penn’s Cave & Wildlife Park

Penn’s Cave & Wildlife Park America’s only all-water cavern & wildlife park are located 18 miles east of State College in Centre Hall, PA. The cavern tour is a guided one-hour tour by motorboat on an underground stream. The farm & wildlife tour is a guided...

Sonny's Famous Steaks

Some magazine called “GQ” sent a team to find the best Philly cheesesteak. No joke, they tried 23 cheesesteaks! Their conclusion? Critic Alan Richman named Sonny’s #1, writing “the best cheesesteak in town!”Sonny’s is located in the...

Shiroi Hana

222 S. 15th St. 215/735-4444 Hours: Serving lunch Mon-Fri and dinner 7 nights. Since 1984, Shiroi Hana has been serving extraordinary Japanese cuisine in the heart of Center City and the esteemed Theater District. Shiroi Hana offers impeccably fresh fish at the...

Villanova Wildcats

Villanova Ticket Office’s hours of operation are 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Monday through Friday. The BIG EAST Conference and ESPN have agreed to a pair of six-year contracts that will significantly enhance the league’s exposure in football, men’s...

Dave & Busters

325 N. Columbus Blvd. 215/413-1951 Ready! Set! HAVE FUN! There’s so much fun at Dave and Busters, you could get lost before you even get going! We’ve got more than 200 games in our Million Dollar Midway. Win tickets playing our games and turn them in for great prizes...

Ride The Ducks

Fun Philadelphia tours always include an exciting ride on one of our amazing land and water duck vehicles. Ride through the historic streets of Old City Philadelphia and down the “hippest street in town” —South Street. Splashdown and cruise the Delaware River. Laugh...

Miller’s Smorgasbord & Bakery

Breakfast: Saturday & Sunday, 7:30am-10:30am Lunch/Dinner: Friday-Sunday from 11:30am Monday-Thusday from 4pm If you miss Miller’s, you miss Lancaster County. The area’s original smorgasbord restaurant now features a new menu with specials starting at $7.99....

Helium Comedy Club

Showtimes are every Wed-Sat at 8pm with additional shows at 10:30pm on Fri and Sat only. Tickets can be ordered by calling the club or online at heliumcomedy.com. Need a laugh? Located just 2 blocks from Rittenhouse Square, see what Philadelphia Magazine calls...

Tir Na Nog

Philadelphia at the Phoenix 1600 Arch St. 267-514-1700. Hours: Mon-Fri 11:30am- 2am, Sat 10am-2am, Sun 10-am-1am. Ranked by Zagat as the 4th greatest Irish Pub in the country, is located in the heart of center city just 2 blocks from the Convention Center. Voted “The...

Walnut Street Theater

America’s oldest theater, founded in 1809. Today, with over 36,000 subscribers, it’s one of the largest resident theaters in the country. In addition to the main stage, there are independent productions in the smaller Independence Studio and Studio 5. Call...

Walnut Street Cafe

Located on the first floor of the unmistakeable FMC Tower just west of Center City Philly, Walnut Street Cafe opened in June 2017 and since, has been a growing hub for business folk, college students, neighborhood foodies, visitors to our city, and just about everyone...

The Print Center

1614 Latimer St (between Spruce and Locust Sts). 215/735-6090. E-Mail. Gallery: 11am-5:30pm.Tue-Sat. Free. Founded in 1915, The Print Center is a nonprofit art gallery offering exhibitions in contemporary printmaking and photography. Take part in one of the many...

Century 21 Department Store

This iconic NYC retailer is now in Philadelphia, a must-see for every shopper. Century 21 is known for offering amazing deals on designer must-haves, from runway-ready labels to essentials for the entire family. You need to stop by to see the names that are in store...

The Piazza at Schmidts

North 2nd St, Northern Liberties. Infused with the ideas that helped shape public spaces and communities in Europe, the Piazza was conceived as a center for art and commerce. The 80,000 square foot open Philadelphia landmark hosts a 40 foot stage, giant 26×16 ft....

Penang Malaysian Cuisine

117 N 10th Street. 215/413 2531 Hours: Seven days, lunch and dinner. Open 11:30 am-1 am daily. Beer and wine served. Visa, MC, AMEX. Experience authentic Malaysian cuisine in an exciting contemporary setting. You can count on a very knowledgeable staff to help guide...

Reading Terminal Market

Mon-Sat 8am-6pm. Pennsylvania Dutch Merchants: Wed 8am-3pm, Thu-Sat 8am-5pm. Many of the Market’s restaurants close after 3pm. Through December 2006, open on Sundays. Any Market merchant will validate your parking at the 12th & Filbert Sts garage with your...

Woodloch Resort

Looking for a great all-inclusive vacation or getaway? Then welcome to Woodloch Resort, one of America’s and the Pocono Mountains best family resorts.

Tom's Dim Sum

Tom’s Dim Sum, formerly Dim Sum Garden, is a traditional Shanghai restaurant serving traditional-style Shanghai soup dumplings, fried soup buns, scallion pancakes, plus a large selection of seafood, beef, pork and poultry dishes. At Tom’s Dim Sum, we...

Cavanaugh’s Headhouse

421 S. 2nd St. 19147. 215/928-9307 Cavanaugh’s Headhouse is a charming traditional pub located right off South Street across from historic Headhouse Square. With multiple bar rooms for drinking, eating, darts and more, Cav’s Headhouse is the spot for everything from...

Giovanni & Pileggi

Open Tuesday through Saturday. Giovanni Mele and his talented staff cut, color, and style to perfection in this beautifully restored townhouse. Great Lengths hair extensions, Keratin treatment with Collagen, facials, manicures, pedicures, makeup applications and brow...

Mandell Theater

Mandell Theater is the primary venue for the College of Media Arts and Design’s Department of Performing Arts. It is a proscenium theater with a maximum seating capacity of 424 people and is handicap accessible. Samuel and Ida Mandell initiated its development for the...

Four Rivers

Come to Four Rivers for some of Chinatown’s finest cuisine. Four Rivers offers authentic Szechuan dishes such as Kongming Toasted Fish, or try their amazing Peppercorn Chicken with dough twist.  Also featuring American-style Chinese food such as General...

Copabanana (University City)

11:30-2am daily. No reservations. Good times and good food are right around the corner. People watching is the favorite pastime at this tropical neon fantasy bar and grill. Tex Mex food, gourmet burgers and upbeat music make this a hot spot.

Aphrodite Gallery

Open Noon – 10pm, 7 days a week. Located on the third floor of Passional Sexploratorium, the Aphrodite Gallery, now in its 7th year, presents exhibitions of Erotic Art in all media from collections around the world. July-Aug: Group Photo-Erotic Show: Jimmy Lin...

Relache

Some call it Philadelphia’s premier group for “downtown” new music. Others might say it’s Philadelphia’s only group for modern pieces. In any case, it’s the group that plays, and sometimes commissions, works by such contemporary...

Bar-Ly

101 N 11th St. 215/922-2688 Hours: Open Mon-Fri 3:00pm-2:00am, Sat-Sun. 10:30am-2:00am. Come visit Chinatown’s newest sports bar that houses 60 beers on tap and an amazing menu of Intercontinental bar food. Stop by for an extensive Happy Hour from 3:30-6:30pm DAILY...

Reef Restaurant and Lounge

Caribbean cuisine includes seasonings and spices from all over the world. Here at Reef, we put it all together for you to create a unique flavor second to none. Some of our choices are Oxtail, Jerk Salmon and Curry Chicken which have our customers coming back several...

Group Motion Dance Company

Manfred Fishbeck’s Group Motion has been around ling enough to foster many other dance companies in town. Friday Night Philly or Philly Regional workshops, email: workshops@groupmotion.org National movement retreats, email: retreats@groupmotion.org...

Club Risque

All major credit cards accepted. Philadelphia’s newest Gentleman’s Club. Our atmosphere of FUN, FUN, FUN will make this your favorite spot. We feature gorgeous “Show Girls” along with our “Champagne” and “Couch” dance...

The Belgian Café

21st & Green Sts. 215/235-3500 Hours: Full menu served 11:30am-Midnight daily. Saturday and Sunday brunch served 11am-5pm. Bar is open until 2am nightly. This latest addition to the popular Art Museum area restaurant scene brings an astounding selection of over...

Blue Cross RiverRink

Philadelphia’s largest outdoor ice skating rink and winter wonderland featuring a majestic holiday tree, outdoor seating area with fire pit, cozy warming cabins, Kids Lodge with arcade games, and a chalet-inspired Lodge with food and beverages from local...

Bai Wei

Bai Wei has a modern-style inner design, authentic Szeshuan food and original Xiang style dishes. House specials include Spicy Hot Pot, Taiwanese Smelly Pot, and Philly’s best Pork Soup Dumpling.  Open Sun-Thu 11:30am-10:30pm, Fri and Sat 11:30am-11:00pm.

Joy Tsin Lau Restaurant

1026-28 Race St. 215/592-7226/7227/7228 Hours: Mon-Thurs 11am-Midnight. Fri, Sat 11-1am; Sun 10:30am-Midnight. All authentic Chinese cuisine are served: Cantonese, Szechwan, and Mandarin. Dim Sum 7 days a week. Full bar for table service. Impressive Imperial Chinese...

Philadelphia Phillies

The Philadelphia Phillies look to get back on the winning track as they re-build their roster with some exciting new players. Lots of excitement off the field too, with cheesesteaks and “Schmitters” at the concessions. These 2008 World Series winners will...

Schuylkill Academy of Fine Art

421 North 7th Street, Suite 400, Philadelphia, PA 19123. 215/922-2430. E-Mail. Schuylkill Academy of Fine Art is an educational institution committed to the instruction and promotion of the arts of drawing, painting, and sculpture within the classically based...

La Fourno Ristorante Trattoria

636 South Street 215/627-9000 Hours: Open Mon-Thu 11:30am-9:30pm, Fri & Sat 11:30-10:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-9:30pm. Awarded by both AOL City Guide and Philadelphia City Search as “One of Philly’s best Italian Restaurants.” Italian food is as varied as the land and the...

Delicious Boutique & Corseterie

Delicious Boutique specializes in edgy and unique mens and womens independent designer lines such as Skingraft, Junker Designs, Shawna Hofmann, and of course our own line of Delicious Corsets! The circus-inspired boutique offers the perfect environment for shopping...

Brandywine River Museum

US Rt. 1, Chadds Ford. 610/388-2700. We are open every day except Christmas Day 9:30 – 4:30. We are free Sunday mornings until November 20. We will resume Free Sunday Mornings January 15. Admission: Adults $10; Seniors and students $6; children under 6 are free. The...

National Watch Exchange

Our hours are Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm and Saturday 11am – 4pm. We specialize in high-end, pre-owned watches, such as Rolex, Cartier and Breitling. We have 300 watches in stock and offer a one-year warranty.

QVC Studio Tour

Lights! Cameras! Shopping! The QVC Studio Tour offers public tours of its vast broadcasting and electronic retailing center, located near West Chester, Pennsylvania. Visitors learn how products are selected and sold live on air in 91 million U.S. homes. This 75-minute...

Bartrams Garden

Just minutes from the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall and the Betsy Ross House is America’s oldest living botanical garden, a pastoral 18th-century homestead surrounded by the urban bustle of Philadelphia. Highlights include the oldest Gingko Tree in America and...

Khmer Art Gallery

319 N. 11th St.. 215/882-1188, 215/922-6500. Wed., Fr., Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. or by appointment. Step into another culture and visit this fascinating and cavernous gallery just north of Chinatown — in Center City’s burgeoning loft district. See sculpture, paintings,...

3rd Street Gallery

58 N. Second St.. 215/625-0993. E-Mail. Business Hours: Wed-Sun, Noon-5pm. Outstanding professional artists’ collective on Second Street presents impressive contemporary art in a variety of media appealing to all sensibilities.

Devon Seafood Grille

225 S 18th St. 215/546-5940 Hours: Open Tues-Thurs 11am-11pm; Fri, Sat 11am-mindight; Sun, Mon 11am-10pm. The menu at this Rittenhouse Square fish house changes constantly to reflect the fresh seafood brought in daily from both coasts – Maryland crabcakes to San...

Megumi Japanese Ramen and Sushi Bar

Megumi is a cornerstone in the Philadelphia community and has been recognized for its outstanding cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff. Known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes, they insist on using only high quality, fresh ingredients. Direct...

Eclatante Event Design & Boutique

Closed Mondays Tuesday-Thursdays: 11am-6pm Fridays and Saturdays: 11am-8pm Sundays: 11am-6pm Eclatante Boutique carries amazing items that are designed to make you and your home absolutely perfect when you are entertaining at home — whether you’re inviting...

Christ Church

Founded in 1695, this has been the spiritual home of many of the Founding Fathers and first families of Society Hill. Benjamin Franklin was one of the members here, and it’s probably another place where George Washington slept. As the “Nation’s...

Glencairn Museum

Bryn Athyn, PA (about 1 mile from NE Philadelphia). . To make a reservation for a Saturday tour call 215-914-2993.  Open for guided Highlights Tours every Saturday. Groups will leave at 11:00, 11:30, 12:30 and 1:00, with a maximum of ten people per tour. The tour...

Porta

Porta lifted its name from an old Italian proverb which translates to “The door is always open>” They’re committed to the art of authentic Neapolitan pizza making.  They offer a dozen different Neapolitan pies from ovens made in Naples, plus...

Grace Tavern

23rd & South Sts (2229 Grays Ferry Ave). 215/893-9580 Hours: Full menu 11:30 am-2am daily. A lovingly restored neighborhood tavern that features great wine and spirits. Menu highlights include Jambalaya, Oyster Po’ Boy with remoulade sauce, fresh sausage...

Skateboarding in Roosevelt Park

The only legal spot to skateboard outdoors in Philadelphia is at the setup in Roosevelt Park. It’s at the far end of the park, tucked under the highway overpass. It’s a good space, large, very popular with skateboarders. You can see some skilled people...

Peddler’s Village

Follow the winding brick pathways of the Village throughout the 42 acres of lush landscaping and charming 18th century-style architecture for a unique shopping and dining experience. Peddler’s Village has something for everyone, from 70 quality specialty shops and six...

Philly Pops

Peter Nero and the Pops have a terrific schedule of old favorites and holiday themes. Outdoors at the Mann Music Center for the summer, indoors at the Kimmel Center for the rest of the season. Schedule.

Fergie's Pub

1214 Sansom St. 215/928-8118 Hours: Open 7 days. Kitchen open til midnight every night. Nestled in the heart of Center City, Fergie’s Pub is home to all the best of a real Irish Pub: warm, friendly atmosphere and the best Guinness on tap in the city. Recently...

Spa-East

Spa-East, aka Philadelphia’s local getaway, specializes in massage therapy,manicures and pedicures, gel overlay,facials, and facial peels. The only salon/spa in Philadelphia specializing in minx nails.

Downtown Haddonfield, NJ

There are many reasons why Philadelphia Magazine chose Haddonfield as Best Main Street Shopping in the Delaware Valley. Haddonfield is a lovingly-preserved town with a strong history dating back to 1682, A short ride from Center City on the Patco Speedline takes you...

Brandywine Battlefield Historic Site

9:30 am-4:30 pm Tues-Sat; 12-4:30 pm Sun. Admission. Winter hours begin in December. Please call. Site of the largest land battle of the American Revolution, Sept. 11, 1777. Museum, guided tours of headquarters of Washington and Lafayette, museum shop, areas for...

Duross & Langel

Duross & Langel are the creators of Philadelphia’s finest natural, hand-made bath and skincare products. These local artisans craft botanicals, essential oils and the finest ingredients to create a signature line of products that redefine the art of personal care....

We The People

A musical at The National Liberty Museum 321 Chestnut St. 800/822-8487, ext.437. The Liberty Museum is open 10am-5pm daily. Adults: $18, Seniors: $15, $6 for children under 6. Group rates available. Two Great Attractions, One Great Price! We The People is a rousing...

Philadelphia Open House Tours

April-June. Philadelphia Open House is also offering family-oriented programs. Reservations are required. Tickets range from $10-$85. Call for more information or to request a brochure. Reservations are required. The Friends of Independence Park are celebrating their...

Valley Forge National Historical Park

Tour dates: Saturday- Monday May 29- 31, Saturday- Sunday June 5- 6, Saturday- Sunday June 12 – 13, Friday – Monday June 18 – 21, Thursday – Monday June 21 – Sep. 6 Tour ticket prices: Adults $15.50, Students 13-16 $10.50, National Park...

Historic Pottsgrove Manor

Open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and holidays. Educational and fun programs offered throughout the year. The historic home of John Potts, colonial ironmaster and founder of Pottstown offers a unique look at the...

Pennypacker Mills

Open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and holidays. Pennypacker Mills is an historic site located in central Montgomery County that was the home of former PA Governor Samuel W. Pennypacker. Take a guided tour, see...

Foo Kitchen

Newly opened Foo Kitchen is the latest venture of George Pan. This brick and mortar offshoot of his popular Foo Truck offers a new twist on Asian cuisine. You’ll find the much beloved FOO-rritos and chocolate covered cake balls, as well as an expanded menu...

St. Joseph's Hawks

Saint Joseph’s will team up with a new radio broadcast partner beginning in 2006-07, as the University has reached a multi-year agreement with WFIL 560 AM and WNTP 990 AM to become the flagship stations for Hawk men’s and women’s basketball.

Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill, designated by Philadelphia Magazine as Philly’s best Main Street shopping, is fabulous year-round with an amazing selection of dining options too. Only 20 minutes from downtown Philadelphia and easily accessible train, Chestnut Hill offers the...

Independence Seaport Museum

211 S Columbus Blvd & Walnut St, Penn’s Landing. 215/925-5439. Open daily 10am – 5pm. Closed holidays. Adults, $9. Seniors, $8. Children, $6. Discover Philadelphia’s maritime heritage with a variety of interactive exhibits.

The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad

Open year round with many special events to choose from. The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, a leading Bucks County attraction, featuring narrated 45 minute, 9 mile round trip excursions through the beautiful countryside aboard our 1920’s railcars pulled by a real...

Rosenbach Museum and Library

2008-2010 Delancey Place. 215/732-1600. E-Mail. Tues-Sun 10-5, Wed 10-8. Closed Mondays and National Holidays $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Children under 5 are free. The Rosenbach Museum houses the original manuscript of James Joyce’s Ulysses,...

Ethnics Furniture

Open 7 days, Monday-Saturday 11-7 and Sunday 11-5. Hidden amongst the numerous antiques galleries on Pine Street, shoppers will find a distinct shop containing one of the best collections of handcrafted teak and mahogany furniture in Philadelphia. Directly imported...

Allen Edmonds

Founded in 1922, Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation is a privately-held, U.S. based manufacturer of premium men’s footwear and accessories. Taking shoemaking to the level of an art form, Allen Edmonds footwear is handcrafted in Port Washington, Wisconsin, using a...

National Liberty Museum

321 Chestnut St. 215/925-2800. Open 10am-5pm daily in the summer. Closed Mondays during the school year. Call for schedule on holidays. Adults $7; Seniors $6; Students $5 or $15 for your family. This unique tribute to freedom includes a breathtaking collection of...

Passional Boutique

Passional Boutique is Philadelphia’s premiere destination for real corsets, kilts, shoes, accessories, clubwear, and leather in sizes XS-8XL for both men and women. Ask us about special appointments for personal shopping. Open 7 days from noon to 10PM. Our...

Tai Lake Restaurant

134 N 10th St. 215/922-0698 Hours: Mon-Fri, 4pm-3am. Sat & Sun, Noon-3am. The best seafood in Chinatown, Cantonese and Szechuan cuisines, Hong-Kong style, variety of cocktails. Featuring striped bass, live shrimp, frog and more. Banquet rooms for up to...

Abington Art Center

Gallery hours: Wed.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs. until 7 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission: donations requested. Abington Art Center hosts rotating exhibitions for today’s artists in its galleries and its unique 27 acre Sculpture Park. AAC is a member...

Jet Wine Bar

Mon- Thu 11am-12am, Fri-Sat 11am-1am, Sun 11-midnight. Jet Wine Bar offers wines from around the world plus a full bar. Stop in for a glass, a bottle, or get a flight…… all from our Global Vineyard. To accentuate the wine, we offer a revolving menu of small plates....

Fort Mifflin on the Delaware

Open to the public Wednesday through Sunday 10 Am to 4 Pm, March to December, winter by chance or appointment, please check the website at www.fortmifflin.us. Site of the largest bombardment of the Revolutionary War during the Fall of 1777. The valiant defense of the...

Institute of Contemporary Art

University of Pennsylvania, 36th & Sansom Sts. 215/898-7108. Wed-Fri 12-8pm. Sat-Sun 11am-5pm. Handicapped accessible. Adults $6, Artists, Students over 12 years, Seniors: $3. The ICA hosts exhibits of works by contemporary artists such as Agnes Martin, Robert...

Nine Ting Hot Pot and Korean BBQ

Come visit one of Chinatown’s newest additions featuring their amazing all-you-can-eat Hot Pot and Korean BBQ. Start with a pot of simmering stock at your table, like Fondu Bourguignonne. Order whatever you like and create your own favorite dish. Choose from a...

JJ Bootleggers

35 S 2nd St. 215/923-3300 JJ Bootleggers, one of Pennsylvania’s first moonshine-themed restaurants and bars, is located in the country’s birthplace, Old City Philadelphia. The bar offers a great selection of libations but likes to focus on moonshine and moonshine...

Winnie's Manayunk

4266 Main St. 215/487-2663 Hours: Mon-Fri 11am-11pm. Fri, Sat 11-12:30am. Sun 11am-10pm. NEW! Breakfast Available Mon-Fri 9am-11am. Hip restaurant located on Main Street. The best crab cakes in town, interesting salads, great burgers, great selection of desserts and...

Pho Cali Authentic Vietnamese Restaurant

1000 Arch St. 215/629-1888 Hours: Open Sun-Thu 10:30am-10:30pm, Fri & Sat 11:am-11pm. Visa, Master Card (min. $15) accepted. Located in the heart of Chinatown and just 1 block from the Convention Center, Pho Cali provides a blend of Vietnamese cooking and the...

Monsoon

11 East 3rd St., Bethlehem, PA 18015. 610/866-6600. Mon-Fri, 10:30am – 6pm; Sat 11am-6pm; Sun 12-5pm. With a renowned collection of original paintings, limited edition serigraphs, and blown glass sculptures, Monsoon is home to established artists from both local...

Market Place East

Open: 9:30am-7pm, Mon-Thurs, Fri; until 8pm. Sat 10am-7pm; Sun noon-6pm. Located three blocks east of the Convention Center. Save on designer labels at Ross Dress for Less, Dress Barn & Hi-Style Fashions. Manicures, hair-styling and more are offered in a...

Penn Museum

3260 South Street 215-898-4000 This world-renowned museum of archaeology and anthropology features art and artifacts from ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Asia, Central and North America, Africa and the Mediterranean world, plus special exhibitions and programming. Visit...

Chanticleer Gardens

April 2-October 31, Wed-Sat 10am-5pm. The garden will stay open until 8pm on every Friday May through August. Tours start at 10:30am and 1:30pm every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Tours last about 1-1/2 hours. $5 adult (16 and over), under 16, free. Season pases...

The Battleship New Jersey

October 1-March 31, 9am-3pm. Adults $10; Children under 12, senior citizens and veterans $7; Group rates available for groups of 20 or more. The Battleship New Jersey, our Nation’s most decorated battleship, is now a floating museum on the Delaware River, along...

Polish American Cultural Center Museum

308 Walnut St. 215/922-1700. Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm. Closed on holidays. Free admission. American Cultural Center MuseumOngoing museum features displays on Polish history and culture and paintings of Great Men and Women of Poland, a pictorial display of Poland at Arms,...

Curtis Institute of Music

This internationally renowned institute has been training young musicians for careers as performing artists for over 70 years. Students present free public recitals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings during the school year. Special events and concerts are...

Pig Iron Theatre Company

From the Philadelphia Fringe to the Edinburgh Fringe, with stops in New York, Pig Iron drags theatre onto the stage kicking and screaming, and the audiences love it. Check their site for information on touring shows (New York, Massacusetts, etc.)

Philadelphia Trolley Works

Courtesy shuttle pickup at area hotels begins at 9:30am. The trolley takes you on a memorable trek through Philadelphia’s historic past! Call 215-389-TOUR for more information or to take advantage of our free courtesy shuttle! CityPassPhiladelphia’s...

Le Viet

1019 South 11th St. 215/463-1570 Hours: Open daily 11am-10pm. Come visit Le Viet, the beautiful new Vietnamese restaurant near the Italian Market in South Philly. Dramatic natural setting with cherry blossom in tall glass vases, tile and textured stone walls, and...

The City Chateau

Featuring original late 19th and 20th century furniture restored to a contemporary look, along with custom made designer pillows, unique lighting accessories, and interesting artwork. Interior design services available.

Manayunk Brewing Company

4120 Main Street. 215/482-8220 Hours: Open seven days a week for Lunch, Dinner, Late Night Dining, and Sunday Brunch. Manayunk Brewing Company. 4120 Main Street. 215/482-8220. This historic mill (c:1822), nestled comfortably on the banks of the Schuylkill River and...

Yamitsuki

High-top seating and sleek wood walls set the stage for this ramen specialist, Japanese sushi and sake cocktail bar in Chinatown, dishing out pork, chicken, and vegetarian noodles. It offers all that fancy sushi and ramen that you can’t cook up in your kitchen....

Cheerleaders

Open 7 days from noon until 2am. Welcome to the new, fully renovated Cheerleaders, voted the “Best Gentlemen’s Club in the Northeast” by Ed Publications at the Gentlemen’s Club Expo in Las Vegas. Free parking. Smoker-friendly with a premium selection of cigars...

Liberties Walk

While visiting Northern Liberties, take a stroll down Liberties Walk. Before you go to dinner at Sonata (BYOB American Bistro) or Full Plate (BYOB Comfort Food), pamper yourselves with a massage, manicure or pedicure from Spa East and get your beauty services done,...

Independence Visitors Center

Sept. through July daily hours: 8:30am-5pm. Daily Summer hours 8:30am-7pm daily from July through Sept. Start your tour of Independence Mall and the nation’s birth with a quick trip to this place. Get a map, see an orientation film, ask directions, join a tour...

Italian Market

Tuesday thru Saturday: 9am to 5pm. Sunday: 9am to 2pm. From the makings of travolo freddo to the workings of a ravioli machine, Philadelphia’s Italian Market features more than 100 shops that reflect the Italian heritage of the original founders of the market,...

Interact Theatre Company

Founded in 1988, InterAct Theatre Company produces new and contemporary plays that explore the social, political and cultural issues of our time. Subscribers receive discount offers to select restaurants, special ticket offers to other arts organizations, and free...

The Da Vinci Art Alliance

704 Catharine St.. 215/829-0466. Gallery hours: Sat, Sun, 1-5pm. The Da Vinci Art Alliance was founded in 1931 to serve the needs of fine artists and artisans in the Delaware Valley region. The organization hosts monthly visual art exhibitions in a variety of mediums....

Architecture Walks

The Foundation’s tour program interprets through its public tours and annual lecture series the past, present and future of the Philadelphia region as it is expressed through architecture, urban design, and social history. Call for more information.

Gallery at Market East

Open Mon-Sat 10am–7pm; Wed & Fri 10am- 8pm; Sun 12pm–5pm. Center City’s largest shopping center is connected to the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Anchored by Big K-Mart and Strawbridge’s, find more than 130 shops, eateries and eclectic merchandise at more than...

VF Outlet Village

America’s original outlet center, located in Reading, PA, is still America’s favorite! Discover where outlet shopping began. Big Brands! Small Prices! 75 great outlets. Save 20-70% off brand name and designer fashions for your family and home. Featuring VF Outlet, the...

The Oasis Gentleman’s Club

Open 7 days. Philadelphia’s newest premier gentlemen’s club. Customers select our club for leisure and entertainment because our performers are some of the most beautiful and personable women in the country. Enjoy a great selection of steaks, seafood and pasta. A...

Fairmount Park

Fairmount Park is the largest urban park in the United States, though, unlike Central Park, it’s actually on the west edge of town, separating Center City from the suburbs. Great for hikes, dog walks, off-road biking, and more. West River Drive runs along the...

Banana Leaf

1009 Arch St. 215/592-8288 Hours: Open 7 days, 10am-2am Located next to the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia’s Chinatown section. Come and enjoy our dining and open-kitchen environment that will leave you refreshed. Open for lunch, dinner and late-night....

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

118 N Broad St. 215/972-7600. Hours: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10AM-5PM; Wednesday 10AM-9PM, Sunday 11AM-5PM. Adults $15, Seniors (60+) $12, Students (with ID)$12, Youth (13-18) $8, Children under 12 free. Founded in 1805, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts...

Barra Rossa

Barra Rossa is a bustling burst of Italian flavor and energy. The lively atmosphere is perfect for sharing a meal with friends or family. All your favorite Italian dishes are here along with wood-fired Neopolitan pizza made from scratch, and we have a full menu,...

Finn McCool's

118 S. 12th St. 215/923/3090 Finn McCool’s is your “local Irish pub” located in the heart of Center City. Finn’s offers a mix of local craft beers and Irish pub staples on draft. Visit us for our vibrant Happy Hour (Mon-Fri 5-7), stop by for our gameday specials, book...

Cleavers

Cleavers is a no-bull cheesesteak shop located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia. We’re talking 100% USDA domestic ribeye, fresh baked bread, and artisanal ingredients, all culminating in a delicious Philly cheesesteak. Also offering a generous selection...

Lee How Fook

219 N 11th St. 215/925-7266 Hours: Tues-Sun 11:30am-10pm. Closed Mondays. This is the archetypal family-owned Chinese restaurant. It’s small and unassuming, and serves signature favorites like salt-baked squid, hot-and-sour soup, Singapore noodles, and abalone...

Haas Gallery

71 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ. 609/397-7988. Open Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm and during the week by chance or appointment. Haas Gallery, an artist-owned gallery and working studio, is a continuous exhibition of Gordon Haas, an American Impressionist. Offering...

TIME

Kitchen open everyday until 1am for late night dining. The menu at TIME Restaurant, Whisky Bar & Tap Room, The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge, is inspired by the old country club, updated with several different cuts of beef, game, fowl and seafood. TIME features a well...

Free Library of Philadelphia

1901 Vine St.. 215/686-5322. Once upon a time, people gathered information into bits of paper, and then stored these bits of paper in buildings known and libraries. Things have gotten a bit vague since then, but libraries are coming back in a big way, as architects...

Tu Belleza Studio

Tu Belleza is a beautiful little studio nestled in the heart of Northern Liberties. In an elegant, comfortable atmosphere, the ladies of Tu will transform your look…we specialize in hair extensions, eyelash extensions and bridal hair and make-up. We also offer...

Eastern State Penitentiary

This 19th-century landmark was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but stands today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks. Former inmates include bank robber Willie Sutton and Al Capone. Tour vaulted cellblocks, central rotunda and...

American Trolley Tour

Journey back to the birthplace of our nation, as American Trolley Tours takes you through the colonial-era streets of Old Philadelphia. Free Center City hotel pick-ups. AAA Discount.

Morris Arboretum

Open all year, except for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. April through October: 10am-4pm weekdays, November through March: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. every day. Thursdays in June through early October, open until 8:30pm. Garden...

Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ

Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Restaurant provides a fun and interactive dining experience. Cook your own beef, pork, poultry, seafood, vegetables and even desserts on your own in-table roaster. With over 650 locations worldwide, Gyu-Kaku specializes in delivering happiness...

The Noyes Museum of Art

Lily Lake Road, Oceanville, NJ 08231. 609/652-8848. E-Mail. Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am to 4:30pm; Sunday: noon to 5pm. Members free, General Admission $4, Seniors and Students $3. The Noyes Museum’s permanent collection currently includes approximately 1,313...

Independence National Park

Visit the famous historic area of Philadelphia, featuring renowned landmarks such as Independence Hall and The Liberty Bell. Just opened: The National Constitution Center. Start your tour at the Visitors Center, 6th and Market Sts.

Dae Bak Korean Restaurant

Come visit Chinatown’s newest addition, Dae Bak, an authentic Korean restaurant helmed by 2 chefs with over 60 years of experience between them. House specialties include LA Galbi, hard-grilled short ribs marinated in a sweet, smoky mix of garlic and soy, served...

Woodrow's Sandwich Shop

Come visit Best of Philly winner in 2016 for Best New Sandwich Shop. Everything is made “in house” at Woodrow’s, where classic sandwiches are taken to the next level. The fan-favorite cheesesteak, featuring “Truffle Whiz”, was named the...

CHeU Noodle Bar

Offering their unique twist on Ramen, two Philly guys, Ben and Shawn, say “we cook what we like to eat – it’s personal no matter what we put in front of you”. Their famous Brisket Ramen with a matzo ball, kimchi, and sesame red chili broth is a...

U-Bahn

U-Bahn is a local/regional bar drawing heavy inspiration from the abundance of Pennsylvania craft breweries that thrive on brewing German style beer, and with a gastropub menu that pays homage to Philadelphia’s favorite cuisine.

The Penthouse Club

Welcome to the Penthouse Club Philly, “Where the Magazine Comes to Life.” The Penthouse Club Philadelphia has an atmosphere that boasts innovative design and unique architecture which creates Philadelphia’s only premiere gentlemen’s club. Relax as you are pampered by...

Mummers Museum

1100 South 2nd Street (2nd and Washington). 215/336-3050. E-Mail. Museum hours: October through April: Tuesday-Saturday 9:30am-4:30pm, Sunday noon-4:30pm; May through September: Tuesday 9:30am-9:30pm, Wednesday-Saturday 9:30am-4:30pm, Sunday noon-4:30pm. Closed...

Fare Restaurant and Bar

Fare is a restaurant and bar offering a variety of freshly prepared options while keeping our mission to use local, sustainable, organic, artisan and crafted foods. Our menu features American cuisine with many seafood options. For a quick bite, try our featured...

Yakitori Boy

Dinner served daily from 5pm-2am. Sensei DavidPerfect for a relaxing romantic dinner or night out on the town, Yakitori Boy is located one block from the convention center in Chinatown. Yakitori, Sushi, and traditional bites such as okonomyaki are all served Tapas...

Mercato

1216 Spruce St. 215/985/BYOB Hours: Mercato is a cash only BYOB, open seven days a week: Mon-Thurs 5-10:30pm; Fri, Sat 5-11pm; Sun 5-10pm. Mercato does not accept reservations. Located in a beautiful historic building. Mercato is a new BYOB that focuses on...

Kelly Drive

Walk, jog, bike, fish, play basketball, walk your ferret, have a picnic. It starts up in East Falls, behind the Art Museum, and runs for miles along the Schuylkill River. And now the path has been extended down to South Street. (Closed to auto traffic during regattas...

Avenue of the Arts, Inc.

The Avenue of the Arts is the longest, widest, busiest street in the region and operates at street level and underground. It unifies a wide range of different neighborhoods, and bridges both the historic and the new. Moreover, the Avenue is home to over fifty of the...

Please Touch Museum

Memorial Hall, Fairmount Park 4231 Avenue of the Republic (formerly North Concourse Drive) Philadelphia, PA 19131. 215/963-0667. E-Mail. Monday thru Saturday 9am–5pm, Sunday 11am–5pm CLOSED: New Year’s, Thanksgiving and Christmas Days. Children and Adults: $15; Under...

Philadelphia Museum of Art

26th & Ben Franklin Pkwy. 215/763-8100 or 684-7500. Tues-Sun, 10am-5pm. Fri until 8:45pm. Closed Mondays and legal holidays. Adults $20. Seniors (65+) $18, students with ID & youth ages 13-18 $14. Children 12 and under FREE. First Sundays of the month are Pay...

The Indian Grill

When you think of India…it conjures images of royalty and legendary hospitality. Inspired by the architecture and ambience of the royal courts of India….the owners present you a restaurant extraordinaire. Located in the Old City section of Philadelphia,...

Dante and Luigi’s

Corner of 10th and Catherine Sts. 215/922-9501 Hours: Tues-Thurs 11:30am-9:30pm, Fri 11:30am- 10:30pm, Sat 3pm-10:30pm, Sun 3pm-9:30pm. Reservations must be made by phone. Philadelphia’s oldest restaurant established in 1899. Winner of Philadelphia Magazine’s “Best of...

Rodin Museum

22nd St & Ben Franklin Pkwy. 215/763-8100. Tues-Sun, 10am-5pm. A contribution of $3 per person is suggested. Considered the greatest collection of Auguste Rodin sculptures outside of Paris.

Geno’s Steaks

No visit to Philly is complete without a trip to the legendary Geno’s Steaks, in the heart of South Philly! Serving Philly’s finest steaks since 1966, Geno’s uses only the best, thinly sliced rib-eye steak so it grills up nice and juicy (never...

The Kimmel Center

Call Center open daily from 9am-8pm at 215/893-1999, or online anytime. Gift certificates available. 300 S Broad St. New home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, Philly Pops, many other resident companies. Verizon Hall seats 2,500; Perelman Hall seats 640. More than 3,900...

Cheesecake Factory

With more than 250 menu items and more than 30 signature cheesecakes and desserts, there truly is “Something for everyone” at The Cheesecake Factory. We prepare our food fresh each day in our kitchen, using the highest quality ingredients. Now offering...

ArtJaz Gallery

53 N. 2nd Street. 215-922-4800. E-Mail. Wed-Sat 11am-5pm or by appointment. ArtJaz Gallery was established in 1999 in the historic district of Old City Philadelphia to cultivate the works of emerging and career artists of color. Our artists are regionally, nationally,...

Peter Wentz Farmstead

Open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 1to 4 p.m. for tours. The 1744 Peter Wentz Farmstead is a restored Pennsylvania German family farm in the center of Montgomery County. The 1758 house, farm buildings, garden and livestock represent the...

Kumquat Dance Center

Manfred Fishbeck’s Group Motion has been around ling enough to foster many other dance companies in town. Friday Night Philly or Philly Regional workshops, email: workshops@groupmotion.org National movement retreats, email: retreats@groupmotion.org...

BalloonRidesDaily.com

World Class Hot Air Balloon Rides every day over Lancaster County Amish farm country, Chester County, Brandywine River Valley, Bucks County, Delaware River Countryside. Hot Air Balloon Ride “Gift Certificates.” The perfect gift for every occasion.

Adventure Center at Whitewater Challengers

Action-packed whitewater rafting trips each day on the nearby Lehigh River in the Poconos. An easy day-trip from Philadelphia. Terrific rapids and exquisite wilderness scenery. This is the most fun you’ll have all year! No experience needed.

Science History Institute

315 Chestnut Street. 215-925-2222 sciencehistory.org   Science is all around us: it’s in the water we drink, the air we breathe, and the earth beneath our feet. Visit and explore the amazing successes, astonishing failures, and strange surprises behind...

Mineralistic

Open 7 days a week. ATM and all major credit cards accepted. An enchanting store that offers a memorable experience. Delight your whimsy with an unusual array of interesting home decor and gifts. These fascinating collections include gargoyles, candles and holders,...

Vivant Art Gallery

60 N 2nd St. (215) 922-6584. E-Mail. An art gallery in the heart of Old City Philadelphia, specializing in Haitian paintings, Contemporary West African and Balinese masks and hand-painted Caribbean pottery and ceramics. The art at Vivant is culturally authentic and...

Monsu

Located in the heart of Philadelphia’s historic Italian Market, this quaint BYO delivers the bold and vibrant flavors of Sicily through an authentic and diverse menu. The menu boasts seasonal ingredients, gluten free options, and everything is made in house....

Davio’s

111 S 17th St; 2nd floor of the Provident Bank Building. 215/563-4810 Hours: Reservations suggested for main dining room. Breakfast Mon-Fri 7-11am; Lunch Mon–Fri 11:30am – 2:30pm; Dinner daily 5-11pm; Bar menu daily 2:30pm-closing. Four-time winner, Best of...

Philadelphia Orchestra

Under the batons of Christoph Eschenbach and guests, this internationally acclaimed orchestra performs the full range of symphonic repertoire. Winner of three Grammies in 1998. Schedule. Get free lawn tickets to see the Philadelphia Orchestra perform at the Mann...

Washington Crossing Historic Park

Washington Crossing Historic Park interprets Washington’s famous crossing of the Delaware, the American Revolution, and daily life of the early 19th century village of Taylorsville. Visitor services include: visitor center, orientation film, museum store, picnic...

The Velvet Lily

Tues – Thurs 12:30 to 7 Friday – Sat 12:30 to 10 pm Sun 12 to 6 pm. Gifts that keep on Giving. Get that special toy for your partner while you are in Philadelphia. The Velvet Lily also has lingerie including something that expecting mother’s will make them feel sexy....

Vista Peru

With the desire and passion to expand the love of Peruvian flavors, Miguel Toro has created Vista Peru, the first authentic Peruvian restaurant in Philadelphia. Vista Peru’s culinary team is made up of family, and prepares everything with the freshest of...

Hippot Shabu Shabu

Want to enjoy a terrific meal with family and friends? Hippot Shabu Shabu serves you Hot Pot, the most traditional Chinese stew with our fresh selected ingredients and tasty dipping sauces in a welcome and fun environment. Not only will you enjoy an amazing meal but...

Wells Fargo Science Park

Located behind The Franklin Institute on 21st Street at Cherry. . 215/448-1200. May-September, seven days a week from 10am-3pm, weather permitting. The Franklin Institute Science Museum and Please Touch Museum have joined forces to create the First Union Science Park,...

Yards Brewing Company

Brewery tours and tastings available by appointment Mon-Sun. Yards Brewing Company, Philadelphia’s premier brewery, brought the return of cask conditioned ales to Philadelphia in 1994. Yards uses the time-honored principal of cask and bottle conditioning –...

Philly Cheesesteak Tour

< ![CDATA[So you've heard all about the "Philly Cheesesteak" and you want to find out what all the fuss is about? Well this is the tour for you!! Let's settle the debate once and for all! You can vote to decide for yourself who you think should hold the crown for Best...

Vintage Wine Bar & Bistro

< ![CDATA[Open non-stop Noon-2:00 am Monday-Saturday, come visit, you’ll enjoy yourself. Vintage has been voted Philly’s Best wine bar by a few different publications and won the People’s Choice award as well! Vintage offers over 60 wines by the glass and another...

Valanni Restaurant & Lounge

< ![CDATA[Dinner Mon-Thurs 5-10:30 pm, Fri-Sat 5-11pm, Sun 5-10pm. Happy Hour Mon-Fri 5-6pm. Sultry Sunday brunch,11am-3:30pm. Lounge menu until 1am, and DJs on select nights. Valanni offers distinctive Mediterranean cuisine and expertly crafted cocktails in an...

Philadanco

< ![CDATA[The Philadelphia Dance Company is known for firsts: the pilot dance company to be part of the State of Pennsylvania, Comprehensive Education Training Act, arts training program; one of the first companies to hire dancers on a 52 week salary; the first to own...

Headlong Dance Theater

< ![CDATA[Easily the funniest dance company in Philadelphia. Some of their pieces fit more comfortably in the category of silent movies, though that might be diminishing the accomplishment. When they do straightforward modern dance, it can be as beautiful as any...

Spirit of Philadelphia

< ![CDATA[Enjoy a delicious three-entree buffet while cruising along the Delaware River and an exciting salute to Broadway review performed by some the area's most talented waitstaff. Two live bands provide music for your listening pleasure.]]>

London Grill

< ![CDATA[Daily 11:30am- 2:00am. All major credit cards accepted. Whether you're in the mood for a house brew or a potent London lemonade, London Grill can provide the spirits that perk up your party. The full-service bar boasts a thirteen-tap system plus dozens of...

Irish Pub

< ![CDATA[DJ 9pm - 11pm Wed - Sat. Mon - Sat lunch 11am-2pm. Mon - Sat dinner 2pm - 1am. Sunday brunch 10am - 2pm (2007 Walnut). High ceilings, carved cherrywood bar, stained glass and signed photos of Irish-American celebrities enhance the decor. Irish-American fare....

Franco’s High Note Café

< ![CDATA[Wed-Thu 5-9pm, Fri-Sat 5-11pm, Sun 4-9pm. Franco’s is “bringing Italian back to South Philly,” and is one of the few places where you can find genuine Fried Calamari and Mussels so succulent that the juice will drip down your sleeve in true Italian style....

Lights of Liberty

< ![CDATA[Show times vary in April & May. Call for dates. Memorial Day - Labor Day shows are Tuesday - Saturday. September & October shows are Thursday - Saturday. Shows begin at dusk and depart every 15 minutes, lasting one hour. $19.50 Adults, $16.50 Seniors...

Ghost Tour of Philadelphia

< ![CDATA[The 1 ¼ hour tour begins at 7:30 pm, April thru November. $15/person, $8 ages 4-12.Reservations required, call 215-413-1997. Purchase tickets at Gift Shop at the Omni Hotel, 401 Chestnut Street or online at www.ghosttour.com. Explore the other side of...

The Big Bus Company

< ![CDATA[The Big Bus Company has been operating live-guided, open-top sightseeing tours in London since 1991. Big Bus Philadelphia Now you can experience the unique history and beauty of Philadelphia from the top of an authentic London double-decker. This open-top...