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Martin Luther King Jr. Monument and Mural

Martin Luther King Jr. Monument and Mural

A three-part memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. stands at the intersection of 40th Street and Lancaster and Haverford Avenues in Mantua, the site of the late civil rights leader’s Philadelphia “Freedom Now” rally on August 3, 1965. A bronze bust by artist Rebecca Rose depicts MLK Jr.; painter Cliff...

Credit: Photo by C. Smyth for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: African-American, Arts & Culture, History, Multicultural, Public Art

Martin Luther King Jr. Monument and Mural

Martin Luther King Jr. Monument and Mural

A three-part memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. stands at the intersection of 40th Street and Lancaster and Haverford Avenues in Mantua, the site of the late civil rights leader’s Philadelphia “Freedom Now” rally on August 3, 1965. A bronze bust by artist Rebecca Rose depicts MLK Jr.; painter Cliff...

Credit: Photo by C. Smyth for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: African-American, Arts & Culture, History, Multicultural, Public Art

Martin Luther King Jr. Monument and Mural

Martin Luther King Jr. Monument and Mural

A three-part memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. stands at the intersection of 40th Street and Lancaster and Haverford Avenues in Mantua, the site of the late civil rights leader’s Philadelphia “Freedom Now” rally on August 3, 1965. A bronze bust by artist Rebecca Rose depicts MLK Jr.; painter Cliff...

Credit: Photo by C. Smyth for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: African-American, Arts & Culture, History, Multicultural, Public Art

Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Bench

Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Bench

A Once Upon A Nation storyteller regales listeners with the tales of famous and typical Philadelphians from years ago in front of Independence Hall. The free, self-guided tour includes stops at 13 storytelling benches located throughout Historic Philadelphia....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Historic Philadelphia, History, Icons, Summer

Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Bench

Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Bench

A Once Upon A Nation storyteller regales listeners with the tales of famous and typical Philadelphians from years ago in front of Carpenter’s Hall. The free, self-guided tour includes stops at 13 storytelling benches located throughout Historic Philadelphia....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Historic Philadelphia, History, Summer

Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Bench

Once Upon A Nation Storytelling Bench

A Once Upon A Nation storyteller regales listeners with the tales of famous and typical Philadelphians from years ago in front of Carpenter’s Hall. The free, self-guided tour includes stops at 13 storytelling benches located throughout Historic Philadelphia....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Historic Philadelphia, History, Summer

Independence Hall

Independence Hall

A centerpiece of Independence National Historical Park in Historic Philadelphia is Independence Hall. Built in 1753 to house the Colonial legislature, the building gained renown for being the site of the signing of the Declaration of Independence and the adoption of the U.S. Constitution. The lowest chamber of the original...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Historic Philadelphia, History, Icons, Museums & Attractions

Independence Hall

Independence Hall

A centerpiece of Independence National Historical Park in Historic Philadelphia is Independence Hall. Built in 1753 to house the Colonial legislature, the building gained renown for being the site of the signing of the Declaration of Independence and the adoption of the U.S. Constitution. The lowest chamber of the original...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Historic Philadelphia, History, Icons, Museums & Attractions

Independence Hall

Independence Hall

A centerpiece of Independence National Historical Park in Historic Philadelphia is Independence Hall. Built in 1753 to house the Colonial legislature, the building gained renown for being the site of the signing of the Declaration of Independence and the adoption of the U.S. Constitution. The lowest chamber of the original...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Family, Historic Philadelphia, History, Icons, Museums & Attractions

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