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Why Go?

History. From the Continental Congress in 1774 to the invention of the fully digital computer in 1946, Philly is a city of firsts

Architecture. Philly represents an honor roll of architects such as McKim, Mead, & White and Frank Furness

Cheesesteaks. Need we say more?

What To Skip

Fourth of July weekend, unless you have a thing for crowds

What For:

Arts + Culture, Budget, Family, Food + Wine

When To Go:

May, June, September, October


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