The first thing visitors discover about Philadelphia is that it's a walking town. You'll find most places are within a mile of
City Hall. Stroll on pleasant, tree-lined streets that display a rich mix of architecture ranging from Colonial to Victorian to Bauhaus, sometimes all presented within the same block. Each street connects to smaller and smaller streets and alleyways that hide small groups of houses, clever gardens, footnotes to American history and good coffee spots to take a rest. Downtown Philadelphia is referred to as Center City, but within this area there are even more neighborhoods.
Start your visit with the neighborhood around Independence Hall. This is where...
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Philadelphians proudly boast of their role in the founding of the American nation, and most historic sites lie within an easy walk of one another. You can feel the spirit of the great Americans who once frequented these cobbled streets. No less than forty early...
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