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List of sites of interest in Philadelphia

Independence Hall

This is a list of sites of interest (attractions) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and its immediate environs.


  • Historic sites and national parks 1
  • Museums 2
    • Art 2.1
    • Science 2.2
    • History 2.3
    • Historic houses 2.4
    • Other 2.5
    • Galleries 2.6
  • Outdoors 3
    • Animal life institutions 3.1
    • Horticultural institutions 3.2
    • Parks and squares 3.3
  • Performing arts centers 4
    • Professional 4.1
    • Educational 4.2
  • Religious buildings 5
  • Shopping areas 6
  • Sports venues 7
    • Professional 7.1
    • Collegiate 7.2
  • Eateries 8
  • Railroad 9
  • Maritime 10
  • Miscellaneous 11
  • See also 12
  • References 13

Historic sites and national parks

Liberty Bell
Elfreth's Alley
Merchant's Exhcange


Philadelphia Museum of Art
Franklin Institute
National Constitution Center
Eastern State
Independence Seaport Museum

See also List of museums in Philadelphia for a complete alphabetical list with neighborhoods and descriptions




Historic houses




Zoo entrance
Morris Arboretum
Rittenhouse Square

Animal life institutions

Horticultural institutions

Parks and squares

Performing arts centers

Academy of Music
Kimmel Center



Religious buildings

Mikveh Israel Cemetery
Saint Clement's Church

Shopping areas

Philbert at the Reading Terminal Market

Sports venues

Citizens Bank Park
The Palestra






30th Street Station, Main waiting room


SS United States still holds a speed record for trans-Atlantic crossing
See also the Museums section above.


See also


  • "Listing of National Historic Landmarks by State (Pennsylvania)" (PDF). National Park Service. March 2004. Retrieved August 8, 2006. 
  • Visit Philadelphia - official site
  1. ^ "Official site". Fireman's Hall Museum. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Official site". Germantown Historical Society. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "HIstoric houses". Philadelphia Museum of Art. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Declaration House". National Park Service. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  5. ^ "Official site". Laural Hill Mansion. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  6. ^ "Official site". Mario Lanza Institute and Museum. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  7. ^ "Official site". Mummers Museum. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  8. ^ "Museum". Polish American Cultural Center. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  9. ^ "Museum". Romainian Folk Art Museum. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  10. ^ "Store". SEPTA. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  11. ^ "Official site". Center for Art in Wood. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  12. ^ "The Drexel Collection". Drexel University. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  13. ^ "Official site". Paradigm Gallery + Studio. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  14. ^ "Official site". The Print Center. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  15. ^ "Official site". The Schuylkill Center. Retrieved 6 January 2015. 
  16. ^ "Official site". Adrienne Theater. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  17. ^ "Iron Gate Theatre". University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
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