- Our list of the best things to do in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, features the top 298 nearby activities — including 121 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Philadelphia, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 46 things to do within the city of Philadelphia, PA , followed by 252 popular activities in nearby cities, including Cherry Hill, West Chester, Wilmington, Camden, Media, Norristown, Bensalem, Phoenixville, Doylestown, Mount Laurel, Wayne, Newtown, Collegeville, Medford, Horsham, Malvern, Langhorne, Marlton, King of Prussia, Voorhees, Lansdale, Glenside, Chadds Ford, Willow Grove, Valley Forge, Levittown, Chester, Bethlehem, Hammonton and Drexel Hill
A campus that is one with its culture, Drexel University has 3 campuses that are spread out among the city of Philadelphia. Tours are offered almost every day to showcase the history of the college, the success, and the designs of several prominent architects.
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.
The Hard Rock Café in Philadelphia offers fun, food, and music for the whole family. A themed menu, music memorabilia, and live entertainment from bands and the wait staff all make Hard Rock one of the biggest restaurant attractions in the city.
A hub of delicious and authentic Chinese food, you won't go hungry when you visit Philadelphia's China Town. Food is not the only thing you can enjoy, you can also visit China Town's many attractions including the colorful Friendship Gate and the Wok and Walk tour.
For those who are feeling lucky, SugarHouse Casino has many table games and slot machines to test your luck. With a variety of games, live entertainment, and a friendly staff, SugarHouse provides a fun an comfortable atmosphere.
Accredited by the American Zoological and Aquarium Association, the Adventure Aquarium is a massive attraction that features numerous exhibits, meetings with biologists, and even the only display of Great Hammerhead sharks in the United States. There are also hands-on exhibits within seven touch areas.
The tours on the Battleship New Jersey try to be very interactive. Guests to the historical ship are able to walk along the passageways, tight spaces, and main deck with the ability to also visit the deep interior that involves climbing some of the ship's ladders.
Children and families are both welcome at the Camden Children's Garden that encourages knowledge of the natural world. The four-acre horticulture garden provides experiences for imaginative play and creative learning.
83% 18 votes
401 N Delaware Avenue, Camden, NJ 08102 MoreLess Info
The Camden Riversharks Professional Baseball Club are an independent minor league team who play in the class A Atlantic League. The team plays its home games in Campbell's Park, and regularly offers family promotions and giveaways at games.