One of the most historic cities in America, Philadelphia is an ideal place to spend a weekend – preferably a long one. Be sure to see the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, where the Constitution and Declaration of Independence were signed. Both are part of Independence National Historic Park. Philadelphia also boasts some outstanding art museums, including the Rodin Museum. The Franklin Institute Science Museum is one of many area attractions honoring the life and work of Benjamin Franklin, the city’s most famous ambassador. After digesting all of that history, be sure you save room for a classic Philly cheese steak sandwich.

Penn Museum

Open to all, the Penn Museum is home to remarkable objects and powerful stories that emerge from its extraordinary expeditions across the world. Discover captivating stories of humankind, from the very first cities of the Middle East to the kings of ancient Egypt; from the vibrant cultures of the Mediterranean to the lives of Native American communities today. Experience the mystery of the...

One Liberty Observation Deck

Visitors to One Liberty Observation Deck get a breathtaking look at the historic Philadelphia skyline from a one-of-a-kind vantage point. See the whole city from above and learn about Philly's rich history and culture with interactive touchscreens and free tours Friday-Sunday. One Liberty is one of the best places to take photos in the city and a great place to start your Philadelphia journey.

Hudson Beach Glass

Following in a family tradition that spans three generations, Sean Gilvey has opened Hudson Beach Glass Philadelphia, a glass studio and gallery in Old City. This unique space allows customers to view the glassblowing process as they shop. Decorative soap dishes, elegant sushi trays, beautiful drink-ware and hand-made jewelry are some of the many products available. Hours are Wed-Fri 12-7, Sat...