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Dilworth Park

Dilworth Park

The pop-up ice rink at Philadelphia’s Dilworth Park casts a warm glow on chilly winter days and nights. With convenient access to public transportation, a cozy warming tent and snacks by famed chef Jose Garces, even non-skaters can enjoy family-friendly, cold weather fun....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family-friendly, Outdoors, Winter

Fonthill

Fonthill

Made entirely of reinforced concrete, Fonthill in Doylestown is as eccentric and exotic as its original owner, Henry Mercer, a noted tile-maker, archaeologist, antiquarian, artist and leader in the turn-of-the-century arts and crafts movement. Inside the castle, staircases wind through dozens of rooms and hallways adorned with antique prints, furnishings...

Credit: Photo by A. Sinagoga for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Architecture, Museums & Attractions, Winter

Swann Memorial Fountain

Swann Memorial Fountain

Snow adds picturesque charm to Philadelphia landmarks. The figures on Swann Memorial Fountain in Logan Square, are transformed into magical figures after a snowfall....

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Holidays, Icons, Parks & Gardens, Public Art, Winter

Rodin Museum

Rodin Museum

The Thinker looks even more pensive with a dusting of snow. Situated along Philadelphia’s culture-packed Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Rodin Museum houses the largest collection of the works of Auguste Rodin outside of his native France....

Credit: Photo by M. Edlow for VISIT PHILADELPHIA™

Tags: Arts & Culture, Museums & Attractions, Public Art, Winter

Winterfest

Winterfest

Philly’s headquarters for cold-weather fun, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest beckons visitors to Penn’s Landing with an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a heated ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden, twinkling lights, fire pits and plenty of cozy seating. Food options from Iron Chef José Garces and a menu...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family-friendly, Outdoors, Winter

Broad Street

Broad Street

Broad Street, also known as the Avenue of the Arts, becomes winter’s work of art as a near record-breaking snowfall blankets one of Philadelphia’s main thoroughfares....

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Winter

Dilworth Park Ice Skating

Dilworth Park Ice Skating

Casting a warm glow on chilly days and nights, Dilworth Park is one of Center City Philadelphia’s most popular wintertime gathering spots. With its easy access to public transportation and proximity to City Hall, the park features a pop-up ice skating rink, warming cabin and a full slate of programs...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Holidays, Outdoors, Winter

Winterfest

Winterfest

Philly’s headquarters for cold-weather fun, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest beckons visitors to Penn’s Landing with an Olympic-size skating rink overlooking the Delaware River, a heated ski chalet-style lodge and winter garden, twinkling lights, fire pits and plenty of cozy seating. Food options from Iron Chef José Garces and a menu...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family-friendly, Outdoors, Winter

Holidays, Shopping

Holidays, Shopping

Friends check out Macy’s festive window display as they do their holiday shopping in Center City, Philadelphia. Inside, shoppers can enjoy the free Christmas Light Show, featuring almost 100,000 LED lights and finishes with sounds from the Wanamaker Organ....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Holidays, Shopping

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