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Northbrook Canoe

Northbrook Canoe

Northbrook Canoe Company offers canoeing, kayaking and tubing along the Brandywine Creek, just outside Philadelphia in scenic Chester County....

Credit: Photo by K. Ciappa for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Family, Outdoors

Irish Memorial

Irish Memorial

The Irish Memorial at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia honors the more than one million people who died in Ireland from 1845 to 1860 and the millions of immigrants who came to the United States to build new lives....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Historic District, History, Multicultural, Public Art

Brandywine River Museum

Brandywine River Museum

Situated in a historic grist mill, the Brandywine River Museum in scenic Chadds Ford is best known for its collection of works by three generations of the Wyeth family....

Credit: Photo courtesy of the Brandywine River Museum

Tags: Arts & Culture, Museums & Attractions, Winter

Philly Roller Girls

Philly Roller Girls

There is no holding back at a Philly Roller Girls flat-track roller derby competition. The all-female, skater-owned team, comprised of 30 skaters between 19 and 40+ years of age, competes at The Sportsplex in Feasterville, Bucks County....

Credit: Photo by M. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Sporting Events

Philly Roller Girls

Philly Roller Girls

The action is fast at a Philly Roller Girls flat-track roller derby competition. Comprised of 30 skaters between 19 and 40+ years of age, the all-female, skater-owned team competes at The Sportsplex in Feasterville, Bucks County....

Credit: Photo by M. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Sporting Events

Wissahickon Creek Mountain Biking

Wissahickon Creek Mountain Biking

Pedaling past diners who are enjoying the scenery and fine food at the historic Valley Green Inn, mountain bikers welcome a flat stretch of the Wissahickon Creek’s often-challenging trail. More than 50 miles of trails crisscross the Wissahickon Creek, which extends seven miles from Chestnut Hill to Manayunk....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Wissahickon Creek Mountain Biking

Wissahickon Creek Mountain Biking

The rocky trails and sloping hills along Wissahickon Creek offer challenges for mountain bikers, from beginners to experts. More than 50 miles of trails crisscross the Wissahickon Creek, which extends seven miles from Chestnut Hill to Manayunk....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Citizens Bank Park

Citizens Bank Park

Fan favorite Ryan Howard autographs paraphernalia for Phillies fans at Citizens Bank Park, a 43,500-seat stadium with traditional grass turf, classic bleacher seating, modern amenities and sight lines that offer a view of home plate from every seat in the house....

Credit: Photo by M. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Family, Sporting Events

Chanticleer

Chanticleer

Paths winding through Chanticleer allow close-up views of the thousands of flowers and trees that bloom in this 35-acre pleasure garden located in the Main Line community of Wayne, just 30 minutes from Center City....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Family, Museums & Attractions, Parks & Gardens

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