All post-Depression-era gilt and scrollwork, the Tower is the jewel of West Philly's 69th Street corridor. (It's officially in Upper Darby.) After all these years, the 3,500-seat venue remains one of the most special places in town to catch Damien Rice, Fiona Apple, or, if you're extra lucky, Philly's own Hall & Oates.
- © Frommer's 2013
- Recommended 2010