Philadelphia and the Countryside - Press Room

Media

Mütter Museum

Mütter Museum

This collection of 139 skulls is found in one of the most unusual museums anywhere—the Mütter Museum of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. The museum features specimens of anatomy and pathology and historic medical instruments. ...

Credit: Photo by G. Widman for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Museums & Attractions

Hot Air Balloon Ride

Hot Air Balloon Ride

One of the best places to see fall foliage is in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Just an hour’s drive from Philadelphia, the area, sprawling with magnificent trees, rolling hills and lush landscapes, is particularly beautiful from up above. ...

Credit: Photo by B. Krist for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Tours & Transportation

Jim’s Steaks

Jim’s Steaks

Hungry diners line up for a traditional Philly cheesesteak at Jim’s Steaks, a South Street landmark. Edgy boutiques, trendy restaurants and great people watching make South Street a popular destination....

Credit: Photo by J. Smith for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Dining & Restaurants

Hot Air Balloon Ride

Hot Air Balloon Ride

One of the best places to see fall foliage is in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Just an hour’s drive from Philadelphia, the area, sprawling with magnificent trees, rolling hills and lush landscapes, is particularly beautiful from up above....

Credit: Photo by B. Krist for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Tours & Transportation

Old City at Night

Old City at Night

Adding to the lively atmosphere, people gather for a casual drink, traditional cheesesteak or elegant three-course dinner at the dozens of sidewalk cafés on Market Street between Front and 4th Streets....

Credit: Photo by B. Krist for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Neighborhoods & Towns, Nightlife

Septa

Septa

Septa (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) offers regular rail service from the Philadelphia International Airport to the city’s downtown. The trip takes 20 minutes. ...

Credit: Photo by K. Ciappa for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Tours & Transportation

Thanks for your interest in Philadelphia and The Countryside®.

We believe that a picture is worth a thousand words, and we’re proud of the stories the images in this photo gallery tell about our great region. Before you peruse the gallery, we’d like to make you aware of our usage guidelines.

I agree