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Ben Franklin Bridge Skyline

Ben Franklin Bridge Skyline

Named after Philadelphia’s arguably favorite Founding Father, the Benjamin Franklin Bridge has become an iconic landmark. The 9,573-foot span connects Philadelphia and New Jersey and hosts 100,000 cars per day, plus the elevated PATCO train and walkers and runners, who traverse the Delaware River via pedestrian walkways.

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Architecture, Ben Franklin, Icons, Skylines

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