- TripBuzz found 221 things to do with kids in or near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, including 192 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like West Chester, Norristown, Media and Wilmington.
- From Citizens Bank Park to Please Touch Museum, the Philadelphia area offers 102 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Colleges & Universities, History Museums and Science Museums.
- Nicknamed the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia is important to the history of the United States as the Declaration of Independence was signed there. There are also many historical and cultural places to visit in Philadelphia such as Independence Hall, Liberty Bell and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Sports are also an active part of the community with the 76'ers, Eagles and Phillies all having their home in Philadelphia.
86% 241 votes
2955 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA MoreLess Info
Opened in 1933 and renovated in 1989, the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia is covered in beautiful history. The station displays powerful sculptures, train-long sky lights, and an Art Deco design, making it one of the nation's most beautiful train stations.
85% 187 votes
Walnut Street between Sixth and Seventh Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
A walk of reminiscence, Washington Square Park has memorials and landmarks to remind you of America's revolutionary past. The tomb of the 'Unknown Soldier' is guarded at the center of the park by a statue of George Washington himself.
62% 237 votes
222 N 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 MoreLess Info
The Franklin Institute Science Museum is a lively, hands-on museum and educational activity center for kids and adults alike. The museum, with its many interactive exhibits, planetarium, and theaters is open daily and on weekends.
78% 45 votes
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 19th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 MoreLess Info
Located in the middle of the city, Logan Circle provides a serene heart to a bustling city. The circle contains parks, a beautiful fountain that is one of the sites main attractions, soft grass, and an array of flowers to enjoy.
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260 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 MoreLess Info
Home to eight resident companies including the Philadelphia Orchestra, ballet and theater, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts houses a concert hall, theater, studio and arts education center. Guided tours provide a history, along with architectural highlights and visits to the Center's key venues.
91% 10212 votes
Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
Timed tour tickets allow visitors to see Independence Hall. In this hall, the Declaration of Independence was signed, as was the U.S. Constitution. President Lincoln's body also lay in repose within these hallow halls.
95% 370 votes
34th and Walnut sts. and surrounding neighborhood, Philadelphia, PA MoreLess Info
An Ivy League school, the University of Pennsylvania treats its students and visitors to a beautiful campus, variety of food, and many shops to choose from. Take a campus tour for a close-up look of the campus architecture and a sneak peek at student accomplishments.
90% 1553 votes
1 North Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106 MoreLess Info
At Independence Visitor Center, visitors can speak with knowledgeable staff to learn about the region's major museums, tours, parks, and events. The center has complimentary maps and brochures available to visitors.