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Liberty Bell Center

Liberty Bell Center

Inspired by the scripture quote engraved on its surface—“Proclaim Liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof”—the Liberty Bell served as a symbol to abolitionists who advocated for the emancipation of enslaved Africans. Visitors gravitate to the Liberty Bell Center to admire the history of the iconic bell,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, History, Icons, LGBT, Museums & Attractions

Liberty Bell Center

Liberty Bell Center

Inspired by the scripture quote engraved on its surface—“Proclaim Liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof”—the Liberty Bell served as a symbol to abolitionists who advocated for the emancipation of enslaved Africans. Visitors gravitate to the Liberty Bell Center to admire the history of the iconic bell,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, History, Icons, LGBT, Museums & Attractions

Elfreth’s Alley

Elfreth’s Alley

America’s oldest—and possibly most charming—continuously inhabited street, is perfect for tiptoeing along the cobblestones and exploring its quaint museum. Weekend tours of Elfreth’s Alley are available Friday through Sunday. Visitors can get a rare glimpse inside the 18th-century private homes during special events in June and December....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Architecture, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, History, LGBT, Museums & Attractions

Rouge

Rouge

A Rittenhouse Square mainstay, Rouge serves up classic cocktails, simple dishes and sidewalk seating that’s perfect for midday people watching....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Alfresco Dining, Dining & Restaurants, LGBT

PHS Pop Up Garden

PHS Pop Up Garden

Fragrant herbs, crepe myrtles, climbing vines and one tall mulberry tree have proven to be a perfect spot for the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) to set up seasonal bars in warm seasons past—and present. Cantina Los Caballitos operates this flagship pop-up, serving burritos, corn on the cob and more....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Alfresco Dining, Dining & Restaurants, LGBT

PHS Pop Up Garden

PHS Pop Up Garden

Fragrant herbs, crepe myrtles, climbing vines and one tall mulberry tree have proven to be a perfect spot for the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) to set up seasonal bars in warm seasons past—and present. Cantina Los Caballitos operates this flagship pop-up, serving burritos, corn on the cob and more....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Alfresco Dining, Dining & Restaurants, LGBT

PHS Pop Up Garden

PHS Pop Up Garden

Fragrant herbs, crepe myrtles, climbing vines and one tall mulberry tree have proven to be a perfect spot for the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) to set up seasonal bars in warm seasons past—and present. Cantina Los Caballitos operates this flagship pop-up, serving burritos, corn on the cob and more....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Alfresco Dining, Dining & Restaurants, LGBT

New Hope Celebrates Pride

New Hope Celebrates Pride

Only about an hour’s drive from Philadelphia, the annual New Hope Celebrates Pride is a week’s worth of festivities in one of Bucks County’s gay-friendliest boroughs. The festival includes a pig roast, drag shows, all-male revue and culminates with a parade down Main Street and the rollicking Pride Fair on...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, LGBT, Neighborhoods & Towns

New Hope Celebrates Pride

New Hope Celebrates Pride

Only about an hour’s drive from Philadelphia, the annual New Hope Celebrates Pride is a week’s worth of festivities in one of Bucks County’s gay-friendliest boroughs. The festival includes a pig roast, drag shows, all-male revue and culminates with a parade down Main Street and the rollicking Pride Fair on...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, LGBT, Neighborhoods & Towns

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