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Items Tagged: Parks & Gardens

Dilworth Park

Dilworth Park

At the foot of Philadelphia’s iconic City Hall, this tree-lined plaza welcomes pedestrians, commuters and visitors. Highlights include a lawn, an outdoor cafe and a walk-through fountain and an ice-skating rink in season....

Credit: Photo by VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: African-American, Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Valley Green

Valley Green

Miles of secluded, gentle trails and lush foliage make up Valley Green, part of Philadelphia’s 9,200-acre Fairmount Park. With the soothing sounds of the Wissahickon Creek bubbling in the background, Valley Green’s rolling hills, shaded woodlands and natural landscapes provide a quiet refuge for walkers, hikers and bikers just minutes...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Summer

Valley Green

Valley Green

Miles of secluded, gentle trails and lush foliage make up Valley Green, part of Philadelphia’s 9,200-acre Fairmount Park. With the soothing sounds of the Wissahickon Creek bubbling in the background, Valley Green’s rolling hills, shaded woodlands and natural landscapes provide a quiet refuge for walkers, hikers and bikers just minutes...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Summer

Valley Green

Valley Green

Miles of secluded, gentle trails and lush foliage make up Valley Green, part of Philadelphia’s 9,200-acre Fairmount Park. With the soothing sounds of the Wissahickon Creek bubbling in the background, Valley Green’s rolling hills, shaded woodlands and natural landscapes provide a quiet refuge for walkers, hikers and bikers just minutes...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Summer

Valley Green

Valley Green

Miles of secluded, gentle trails and lush foliage make up Valley Green, part of Philadelphia’s 9,200-acre Fairmount Park. With the soothing sounds of the Wissahickon Creek bubbling in the background, Valley Green’s rolling hills, shaded woodlands and natural landscapes provide a quiet refuge for walkers, hikers and bikers just minutes...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Summer

Fairmount Park

Fairmount Park

With more than 9,200 acres of rolling hills, gentle trails, relaxing waterfront and shaded woodlands, Fairmount Park keeps a wealth of natural landscapes within easy reach of all city residents. Bikers, walkers and runners gravitate here to absorb its beautiful scenery and top-notch views of Philadelphia’s skyline....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Fairmount Park

Fairmount Park

With more than 9,200 acres of rolling hills, gentle trails, relaxing waterfront and shaded woodlands, Fairmount Park keeps a wealth of natural landscapes within easy reach of all city residents. Bikers, walkers and runners gravitate here to absorb its beautiful scenery and top-notch views of Philadelphia’s skyline....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Skylines

Fairmount Park

Fairmount Park

With more than 9,200 acres of rolling hills, gentle trails, relaxing waterfront and shaded woodlands, Fairmount Park keeps a wealth of natural landscapes within easy reach of all city residents. Bikers, walkers and runners gravitate here to absorb its beautiful scenery and top-notch views of Philadelphia’s skyline....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens

The American botanical garden attracts visitors from around the globe to its 1,077 acres filled with 20 outdoor gardens, 20 indoor gardens, 11,000 different types of plants, spectacular fountains and picturesque meadows and woodlands. The horticultural haven also hosts 400 events each year, including flower shows, gardening demonstrations, educational programs,...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Museums & Attractions, Parks & Gardens

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