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Things To Do in Philadelphia, PA

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Edgar Allan Poe House

Edgar Allan Poe House

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Art After 5

Art After 5

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Philadelphia Folk Festival

Philadelphia Folk Festival

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John F Byrne Golf Club

John F Byrne Golf Club

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Anastacia’s Antiques

Anastacia’s Antiques

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Ritz at the Bourse

Ritz at the Bourse

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Fabric Workshop & Museum

Fabric Workshop & Museum

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Trocadero Theatre

Trocadero Theatre

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Frankford Hall Beer Garden

Frankford Hall Beer Garden

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Penn’s Landing

Penn’s Landing

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Progress Plaza Shopping Center

Progress Plaza Shopping Center

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Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

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Tippler’s Tour

Tippler’s Tour

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Local Resources in Philadelphia, PA

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

The School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia

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Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau

Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau

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Temple University Health System

Temple University Health System

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WCAU

WCAU

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KYW-TV / CBS 3

KYW-TV / CBS 3

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Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)

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Cricket

Cricket

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