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City Hall

City Hall

A soaring tree glowing with bright lights adds a festive atmosphere to Philadelphia’s City Hall courtyard. Each year, crowds gather for tree-lighting ceremonies that include live entertainment, appearances by local celebrities and other activities.

Credit: Photo by C. Smyth for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Holidays, Winter

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