Philadelphia and the Countryside - Press Room

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Historic Philadelphia

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


DNC in Philadelphia

Your guide to Philadelphia during the DNC: history, exhibits, food and fun.


Art: Inside, Outside, All Over

Visitors can delve into the arts at major institutions, at emerging artist collectives, during annual art events or through the


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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