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Ranked #31 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Trams; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: The PHLASH is the quick, easy and inexpensive connection to key Philadelphia historic attractions and cultural institutions.... more » Owner description: The PHLASH is the quick, easy and inexpensive connection to key Philadelphia historic attractions and cultural institutions. The PHLASH bus is one the best ways to get around to more than 20 key locations in Center City and is just $2 each time you board! So hop-on and hop-off to see Philadelphia in a PHLASH! « less
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Ranked #32 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
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Ranked #33 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Tours; Adventures
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Ranked #34 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
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Ranked #35 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
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$29* and up
Ranked #36 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Experience Philadelphia sightseeing fun from a duck's eye view on Philadelphia's original duck tour. Travel on land and water... more » Owner description: Experience Philadelphia sightseeing fun from a duck's eye view on Philadelphia's original duck tour. Travel on land and water in one amazing vehicle. Tour historic Philadelphia and SPLASH into the Delaware River at Penn's Landing. Ride The Ducks is the fun thing to do in Philadelphia and it's the best Philly sightseeing tour. « less
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Ranked #37 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Ballets; Performances
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Ranked #38 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: We provide public and private guided walking and tasting tours of unique Philadelphia chocolate shops and cafes. Savor... more » Owner description: We provide public and private guided walking and tasting tours of unique Philadelphia chocolate shops and cafes. Savor America's favorite flavor while walking off the calories! « less
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$49* and up
Ranked #39 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Performances
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Ranked #40 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Breweries; Food and Drink
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Ranked #41 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Wellness Spas
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Ranked #42 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Art Galleries; Educational Sites; Specialty Shops; Classes
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Ranked #43 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Gardens; Performances
Owner description: Tour our house, view our garden and feed our koi! Shofuso Japanese House and Garden is a traditional-style Japanese house and... more » Owner description: Tour our house, view our garden and feed our koi! Shofuso Japanese House and Garden is a traditional-style Japanese house and nationally-ranked garden in Philadelphia’s West Fairmount Park that reflects the history of Japanese culture in Philadelphia, from the 1876 Centennial Exposition to the installation of its contemporary paintings in 2007.Shofuso was built in Japan in 1953 using traditional techniques and materials and exhibited in the courtyard at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. It was moved to Philadelphia in 1958, to the site of several previous Japanese structures dating to the 1876 Centennial Exposition. In 2007, internationally renowned artist Hiroshi Senju, inspired by our waterfall, donated 20 murals to Shofuso.A viewing garden with koi pond and island, a tea garden, and a courtyard garden comprise the 17th century-style Japanese walled and fenced garden of this historic site and museum. « less
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Ranked #44 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: "Talk about an insider’s view! Chef Jacqueline Peccina-Kelly guides her tour groups through personal encounters reminiscent... more » Owner description: "Talk about an insider’s view! Chef Jacqueline Peccina-Kelly guides her tour groups through personal encounters reminiscent of a “Cheers” episode, where everyone really knows her name! Make sure your groups come hungry as stops along this tour include DiBruno Brothers, Talluto’s Pasta, Pat’s King of Steaks, Slice Pizzeria, and Isgro’s famous bakery...." - The Official Convention and Visitor's Site of Philadelphia "A former Marconi chef hits the pavement to show residents and visitors the food, culture and people that make South Philly a dining and destination hot spot."" - Jess Fuerst, South Philly Review "Chef Jacquie treats everyone like family, and on her Taste for Travel tour along the Avenue, she becomes your favorite cousin—taking you behind the scenes at award-winning restaurants, sharing her story and learning about yours, and giving you tips on how to eat and enjoy decadent cuisine..." - Trish Adkins, Glouster Township Patch « less
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Ranked #45 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Operas; Performances
Owner description: Opera Philadelphia creates outstanding productions of both classic and new operatic works that resonate within the community,... more » Owner description: Opera Philadelphia creates outstanding productions of both classic and new operatic works that resonate within the community, assembles the finest international creative artists, and presents a wide array of programming that educates, deepens, and diversifies the opera audience in Philadelphia and beyond. Performance offerings include large-scale works at the historic Academy of Music, intimate chamber operas as part of the Aurora Series for Chamber Opera at the Perelman Theater, and frequent community performances which focus on creative partnerships and enhanced accessibility. « less
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Ranked #46 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Bowling Alleys; Amusements
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$91* and up
Ranked #47 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Great Entertainment at a Great Value. That's the Spirit. Festive yet affordable, the Spirit of Philadelphia, conveniently... more » Owner description: Great Entertainment at a Great Value. That's the Spirit. Festive yet affordable, the Spirit of Philadelphia, conveniently located at Penn's Landing is alive with vibrant dining and entertainment, day or night. Come aboard for a brunch, lunch, sunset or dinner cruise and let us engage you with our unique combination of dining, dancing, entertainment and breathtaking views. And the best part? It's all included for one price. Welcome Aboard. « less
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Ranked #48 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
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$17* and up
Ranked #49 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: 1 Part History, 2 Parts Haunt! Take Philly’s Best Ghost Tour and get a free glow stick souvenir! Travel the cobblestone... more » Owner description: 1 Part History, 2 Parts Haunt! Take Philly’s Best Ghost Tour and get a free glow stick souvenir! Travel the cobblestone streets of Old City to hear chilling stories about the Spirits of ‘76. Dare to visit more than 20 of “Philly’s Frights & Sights” on a 75 minute ghoulish outdoor walking journey through Historic and Haunted Philadelphia. Tour meets at Così Restaurant at 4th & Chestnut Streets. Reservations strongly recommended. Tours run April through November. « less
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Ranked #50 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Sightseeing Tours

After visiting all the major cities on the east coast and doing all the regular tourist stuff over the years, it's nice to find the unique and unusual, the little out of the way... more »

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Ranked #51 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Movie Theaters; Concerts; Theaters; Amusements
Theater for live music and film.
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Ranked #52 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Performances
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Ranked #53 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #54 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Classes/Workshops; Classes

The Wine School  is an institution unique to Philly. Located in the swank Rittenhouse neighborhood, the school offers wine appreciation classes, tastings, and full diploma... more »

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Ranked #55 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #56 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Movie Theaters; Amusements
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Ranked #57 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Wellness Spas
Premier Urban Retreat Massage Therapy and Wellness Center
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Ranked #58 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Breweries; Food and Drink
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Ranked #59 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Bowling Alleys; Amusements
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Ranked #60 of 121 activities in Philadelphia
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Performances
This busy street in downtown is lined with upscale boutiques and chic restaurants.
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