Philadelphia and the Countryside - Press Room

Feature Stories

Summertime In Philly

School's out. Fun's in. Festivals, family outings, LGBT parties, beer gardens, rooftop dining, pop-up parks, free yoga—Philly's got them, and


Philadelphia's Historic District

Make your own history at the iconic sites, indie shops, dining hotspots and free parks in Philly's first neighborhood.


Food, Philly-Style

Food for every taste: ethnic restaurants, local-loving spots and hoagie and cheesesteak haunts.


Who Are We

About Visit Philadelphia™

Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation (GPTMC), now doing business as Visit Philadelphia™, makes Philadelphia and The Countryside® a premier destination through marketing and image building that increases business and promotes the region’s vitality. Visit Philadelphia™ achieves this through advertising, communications,, hotel and research efforts.

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About the Region

What do we mean by Greater Philadelphia? We mean Philadelphia and The Countryside®: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. Greater Philadelphia’s arts and culture, history, restaurants, nightlife, shopping and more make the region a distinct and fun destination for all types of getaways.

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