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“I love this area of Philadelphia” 4 of 5 stars
Review of City Hall

City Hall
Penn Square, Broad and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19107 (City Center West)
215-686-1776; 215-686-2840 tour information
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Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia
Ranked #45 of 556 things to do in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, City walk sightseeing
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Owner description: Located at the exact geographical center of Philadelphia, the seat of city government is topped by the famous statue of William Penn.
Haneyville, Pennsylvania, United States
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“I love this area of Philadelphia”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

I lived in Center City for a while, and loved this area of town, it has a lot to offer when it comes to options! Great food, MANY historic places, entertainment is unlimited, and is just a nice place to visit if you're in the area

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“Very interesting -- not for fainthearted!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Tour of tower limited to 4 people -- he asked if we had claustrophobia or fear of heights. I didn't think so, but 4 people and one tour guide packed into tiny elevator and very open framework of tower visible through glass of elevator. That was quite a ride! View exquisite, as is informational display of history of building. This was one of the highlights of our trip to Philadelphia. Highly recommended. Details of brass doorknobs on old courtroom doors on 7th floor -- knobs and hinges had scales of justice imprinted on them -- pointed out by proud city employee. Ornate woodwork. Very enjoyable tour.

Visited September 2012
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“Go to the top”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Going up to the top, you can an excellent view of Center City in what used to be the tallest bldg in the world and in the city until the 1980's

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Holland, Michigan
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“Nice walk about”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

On my walk about Philly, this was a nice place to visit. Even visited a gallery of young artists here that was inspiring. Great architecture. Loved it.

Visited September 2012
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Independence, Missouri
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“The focal point of Philly”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

If you can only do 2 things in Philly, this should be one and independence national historical park. Go to the observation deck for a great view of the city. Be sure to reserve your time slot ahead, they only allow 4 people at a time.

Visited September 2012
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