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Deck the Alley

Deck the Alley

Located in Historic Philadelphia, steps from the Old City neighborhood’s shops and restaurants, Elfreth’s Alley holds the distinction of the oldest continuously inhabited residential street in the country. The earliest buildings along the alley were built in the early 1700s. Each year, on the first Saturday in December, Elfreth’s Alley...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for GPTMC

Tags: Architecture, Ben Franklin, Events, Family, Historic District, Holidays, Winter

Please Touch Museum®

Please Touch Museum®

Housed in Fairmount Park’s Memorial Hall, this major kids’ attraction includes two full floors of interactive exhibit zones, plus a fully restored century-old carousel. Kids can play and pretend amid Alice’s Wonderland, River Adventures and other hands-on fun....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Museums & Attractions

Please Touch Museum®

Please Touch Museum®

Housed in Fairmount Park’s Memorial Hall, this major kids’ attraction includes two full floors of interactive exhibit zones, plus a fully restored century-old carousel. Kids can play and pretend amid Alice’s Wonderland, River Adventures and other hands-on fun....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Museums & Attractions

The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

As one of the leading science centers in the country and a prominent educational and cultural resource for Philadelphia, this popular museum demonstrates the science involved in life everywhere, from sports to space. The special exhibitions here add to 11 hands-on exhibits, such as the highly interactive Your Brain and...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Ben Franklin, Family, Museums & Attractions

The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

As one of the leading science centers in the country and a prominent educational and cultural resource for Philadelphia, this popular museum demonstrates the science involved in life everywhere, from sports to space. The special exhibitions here add to 11 hands-on exhibits, such as the highly interactive Your Brain and...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Ben Franklin, Family, Museums & Attractions

The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

As one of the leading science centers in the country and a prominent educational and cultural resource for Philadelphia, this popular museum demonstrates the science involved in life everywhere, from sports to space. The special exhibitions here add to 11 hands-on exhibits, such as the highly interactive Your Brain and...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Ben Franklin, Family, Museums & Attractions

The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

As one of the leading science centers in the country and a prominent educational and cultural resource for Philadelphia, this popular museum demonstrates the science involved in life everywhere, from sports to space. The special exhibitions here add to 11 hands-on exhibits, such as the highly interactive Your Brain and...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Ben Franklin, Family, Museums & Attractions

Please Touch Museum®

Please Touch Museum®

Housed in Fairmount Park’s Memorial Hall, this major kids’ attraction includes two full floors of interactive exhibit zones, plus a fully restored century-old carousel. Kids can play and pretend amid Alice’s Wonderland, River Adventures and other hands-on fun....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Museums & Attractions

Please Touch Museum®

Please Touch Museum®

Housed in Fairmount Park’s Memorial Hall, this major kids’ attraction includes two full floors of interactive exhibit zones, plus a fully restored century-old carousel. Kids can play and pretend amid Alice’s Wonderland, River Adventures and other hands-on fun....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Museums & Attractions

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