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Philadelphia Tourism and Sightseeing
There's always something happening in our vibrant and dynamic city. New exhibits, hot night spots, sports entertainment or dining destinations ù Philadelphia has it all. One of the things that sets Philadelphia apart from other cities is all the attractions to see, whether they're historic, family-oriented or recreational. Start exploring and see what's new in town right now!  Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. View Map.


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ARTZ Philadelphia
ARTZ Philadelphia things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Recreation in Philadelphia, PA USA

We open doors to people living with dementia. ARTZ Philadelphia opens doors to people living with dementia through meaningful, interactive cultural experiences.


Center for Architecture and Design
Center for Architecture and Design things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Museum in Philadelphia, PA USA

Exhibitions, talks, workshops, festivals, and more! The Center provides Philadelphia with educational programs, exhibitions, and a public space to explore architecture, urban planning, and design, allowing visitors the opportunity to understand how these disciplines affect us all in our daily lives.

Coda
Coda things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Dance in Philadelphia, PA USA

Live Music Venue/Nightclub Coda is Philadelphia's premier live music venue, nightclub, and event space. Available for private party rentals and special event occasions.

Comedy Works Bristol at Georgine's Restaurant
Comedy Works Bristol at Georgine's Restaurant things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Theatre in Bristol, PA USA

Live Stand-Up Weekend Comedy Shows 3 Top Comedians Every Week! New Comedians featured from New York, Philadelphia & Los Angeles Longest running Comedy Club in the Philadelphia region www.comedyworksbristol.

Daily Historic Tours of Cairnwood Estate
Daily Historic Tours of Cairnwood Estate things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Historic Site in Bryn Athyn, PA USA

Guided tour of a Gilded Age mansion Enjoy the fun, intellectual, and enriching experience of this visit to the Gilded Age in the former home of industrialist John Pitcairn and family. Guided tours are available daily at 11:00 A.M.


Deshler-Morris House
Deshler-Morris House
National Park in Philadelphia, PA USA

National Memorial

Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site
Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site
National Park in Philadelphia, PA USA

National Historic Site

Ghost Tour of Philadelphia
Ghost Tour of Philadelphia
Tour in Philadelphia, PA USA

Candlelight walking tour of America's most haunted city!

Gloria Dei Church National Historic Site
Gloria Dei Church National Historic Site
National Park in Philadelphia, PA USA

National Historic Site Imagine a tiny church at the edge of wilderness Before Philadelphia, there was a village named Wicaco. Before William Penn, the Swedes were here, building log homes and a church they named GLORIA DEI.


Lisa Katharina Designs
Lisa Katharina Designs things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Arts and Craft in Philadelphia, PA USA

Artists/Artworks Native New Yorker, Elementary School Teacher and Licensed Artist, Lisa Katharina creates decorative and colorful artwork with the intention of propagating happiness and inspiration.

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Nature in Philadelphia, PA USA

92-acre Public Garden Morris Arboretum is a 92-acre horticulture display garden that features a spectacular collection of mature trees in a beautiful and colorful landscape.

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Nature in Philadelphia, PA USA

A 92-acre horticulture display garden. Spend time with family and friends exploring the Arboretum’s 92-acre lush and colorful gardens. Discover your favorite garden spaces and learn from 12,000 labeled plants, trees and flowers.

Pennsylvania Veterans Museum
Pennsylvania Veterans Museum things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Museum in Media, PA USA

Open to the public on Veteran's Day 2005, the Pennsylvania Veterans Museum is a non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve, promote and protect the legacy and dignity of all U.S.

Regal Warrington Crossing Stadium 22 & IMAX
Regal Warrington Crossing Stadium 22 & IMAX things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Imax Theatre in Warrington, PA USA


Sky Riders Balloon Team
Sky Riders Balloon Team
Balloon Ride in Collegeville, PA USA
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Hot air Balloon rides in Montgomery county, PA Champagne flights over scenic Pennsylvania countryside. Private flights, anniversaries, engagements, or just for fun There is just nothing like it...

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse
Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Childrens Museum in Philadelphia, PA USA

A 61/2 acre Playground and 16,000 square foot Playhouse Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse opened its doors in East Fairmount Park in 1899. Funded by Richard and Sarah Smith, the site was dedicated to the memory of their adult son, Stanfield.

Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial
Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial
National Park in Philadelphia, PA USA

National Memorial

The Constitutional Walking Tour
The Constitutional Walking Tour
Historic Site in Philadelphia, PA USA

Self-guided & Guided walking tours of historic Philadelphia There's a revolutionary new way to see historic Philadelphia - The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia. Follow in the Founding Fathers' footsteps with The Constitutional, a fun-filled activity for the entire family.

The Dinner Detective Philadelphia
The Dinner Detective Philadelphia things to do on a rainy day in Philadelphia, PA
Theatre in Philadelphia, PA USA

Interactive Comedy Murder Mystery Dinner Show Join America’s largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show in Center City Philadelphia to solve a hilarious crime while you feast on a fantastic dinner.

The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College
The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College
Nature in Philadelphia, PA USA

A garden of ideas exhibiting over 4,000 ornamental plants. The Scott Arboretum, the 300 acre campus of Swarthmore College, exhibits over 4,000 kinds of ornamental plants, displaying some of the best trees, shurbs, vines, and perennails for the Delaware Valley.

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Best Places to Stay in Philadelphia


Alpenhof Bed And Breakfast
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From $130 / night.


Restaurant.
Hampton Inn Doylestown
Guest Score:
From $118 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Hampton Inn Philadelphia-great Valley
Guest Score:
From $93 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Luxury Riverfront 2-bedroom In Old City - 97 Walk Score!
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From $180 / night.


Residence Inn By Marriott Valley Forge
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From $139 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Philadelphia


The best time to visit Pennsylvania is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the upper 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the upper 40's and highs in the upper 50's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the upper 30's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Philadelphia


Month Low Avg High
January 18.9 29.9 40.8
February 19.9 32.0 44.1
March 28.4 40.7 53.0
April 38.0 50.9 63.7
May 48.0 60.9 73.7
June 58.1 70.4 82.6
July 63.2 75.1 86.9
August 61.4 73.4 85.4
September 53.3 65.9 78.5
October 40.5 54.1 67.7
November 31.6 44.0 56.4
December 24.1 34.8 45.5

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