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Private Philadelphia and Amish Country Day Trip from New York
"You will be met in the morning by your own private driver-guide and vehicle at the New York City location of your choice.  Together you will travel to Philadelphia Pennsylvania.  There you will explore the historic Independence Mall with Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.  You will stroll through America’s oldest neighborhood Elfreth Ally with its cobbled street and Georgian and Federal-style houses.  You will pass by Betsy Ross’s House-birthplace of the American flag; the original President’s House; Christ Church’s Burial Ground with the graves of some of America’s earliest prominent leaders; the First Bank of the United State and more.  Lunch will be had at the bustling Reading Terminal Market
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City Sightseeing Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"Immerse yourself in one of the most historic cities in the US on this City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of Philadelphia. From the open-top double-decker bus you can enjoy 360-degree views of Philly and hop off when you want to visit any attractions.Listen to informative onboard commentary about the culture architecture and history of Philadelphia when you're on the loop which takes approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes. Buses run every 30 minutes. See below for a full list of the 27 stops.Perhaps visit the landmark house where Betsy Ross lived when she made the first American flag during the American Revolution. Becom or learn about early American law at the Eastern State Penitentiary a prison established in 1829. Kids will enjoy the Please Touch Museum and Philadelphia Zoo
From $32.00
Philadelphia 27-Stop Double Decker Tour Full-Day Pass
"Discover one of the most historic cities in the U.S. on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour of Philadelphia. Experience the city's rich and legendary sights at your own pace with 360-degree panoramic views. Board an open-top double decker bus at any of the 27 stops around Philadelphia. Along the way enjoy live narration from your guide who will share interesting stories and facts about the city's most popular attractions and historic landmarks. This hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour allows you customize your itinerary and experience the Philadelphia's history heritage and culture at your own pace.Hop-on hop-off tour stops include: Independence Visitor Center Betsey Ross House United States Mint/Ben Franklin's Grave National Constitution Center Chinatown ""
From $30.00

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Reading Terminal Market

The Reading Terminal Market opened in 1892. The street-​level Market reverberated with the sound of trains rumbling overhead. The stalls were laid out in a grid pattern with twelve aisles running...
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Nov 30, 2014


I thoroughly recommend Frank's Wings. The wings are delectably delicious and the cornbread is to die for. The service is fast and efficient. They serve other dishes like perogies and hotdogs but the...
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May 14, 2011

Reading Terminal Market vender

I was so excited to be at the Market and had heard so much about it on TV, but when I went to The "Coastal Cove" for lunch I was so disappointed. My daughter and I had a Blue Crap sandwich and it was...
Jan 01, 2011

Reading Terminal Market

Though markets were common in Philadelphia as far back as William Penn's day, they were mostly outdoor affairs and unorganized at that. Their move indoors paved the way for more cohesion and in 1892,...
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Mar 12, 2010

This Place Has It ALL!

Honestly, this place is amazing! My husband and I stopped in here to get out of the rain, and we were so glad we did. If you are a foodie, you could spend hours in here. It is cool indoor style...
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Dec 31, 2008

Reading Terminal Market

Large market filled with various shops, bakeries , butchers, seafood stores, hoagie shops, fresh fruits and veggies, coffee, etc...Many of the locals come here for lunch( I did when I worked close by...
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May 05, 2008

A feast for the senses

The Reading Terminal Market is a large traditional market where you will find everything from local food products (including Pennsylvania Dutch) to Thai and Mexican offerings. Despite being entirely...
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Nov 18, 2007

Food, Food, Food!

This was the greatest farmers market I have ever been to! It was huge, and very cute and creative. There was a million places to eat and the place was packed. They had a few cooking demonstrations set...
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Jul 23, 2007

Great place to cool down and relax

This place is great. It is right next to Chinatown, on the other side of Arch St. This place has everything, starting from teas, veggies, herbs, fruits to chocolate, fish, sea food, coffee, and much...
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Apr 28, 2006

Reading Terminal Market

The Reading Terminal is a fantastic indoor market full of vendors selling food and other items. It is more of a place to grab lunch than a place to shop for food, but that does not diminish it as a...
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Apr 07, 2006

Reading Terminal Market- Culinary Heaven

Since 1893 Reading Terminal Market has been the preeminent culinary market in Philadelphia. Domestic and exotic produce, produce and meat, herbs, kitchen wares, fresh baked goods and eat-in and take...
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Mar 17, 2006

Reading Terminal Market

Reading Terminal Market opened its doors in 1892. The market today is home to more than 80 merchants, three of whom are descendants of the original standholders from a century before. What a wonderful...
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Nov 03, 2005
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Things to Do Near Reading Terminal Market

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Masonic Temple

Full disclosure: I am not, nor have any close acquaintance with, a Mason. The following is not in any way an apologetic for a group that has no need to create apologetics. During the European Middle...
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City Hall

We toured City Hall the largest and tallest City Hall in the United States. The tower reaches 548’ to the top of William Penn’s statue. The bronze statue of the founder of Philadelphia and all of...
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Historical Society of Pennsylvania

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania was founded in 1824 and moved to this current location in 1884. This is not a museum. It is a library with more than 21 million items in their collections. The...
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Liberty Bell

When asked what’s there to see and do in Philly, the first answer is almost always the Liberty Bell. And often, the first thing to see in Philly, before going on to other attractions. Brief history -...
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Franklin Square

Frank;in Square is located in the historic district. It is a nice but small open space with a large fountain in the center and plenty of bench seating around. A unique feature within this park is the...
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Peter and Paul

The Basilica is the largest Catholic Church in Pennsylvania and home of the archdiocese of Philadelphia. The church was modeled after the Lombard Church of ST. Charles in Rome and is the only...
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