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Philadelphia Sights and Landmarks Guide, Pennsylvania

Here are the most famous sights of Philadelphia, PA US

The much awaited holiday season of Christmas is coming and the best holiday spot to explore in the coming Christmas season is none other than the Philadelphia, PA US. This place is well famed as a tourist’s paradise as here one can explore awe inspiring sights than any other place of the world. The most famous sights of Philadelphia, PA US are as follows-

Independence Hall

The declarations of U.S. independence and the making of constitution of US were both done in this building located in Philadelphia. By coming here, the visitors can get a taste of American history of law making which influenced the law makers of the entire world.

Liberty Bell

The tourists must not miss viewing the Liberty Bell as this bell is of great historic significance in Philadelphia, PA US. This bell symbolizes the American revolutionary war and is considered an international symbol of justice and liberty for all.

Benjamin Franklin Bridge

It is a suspension bridge across the Delaware River and connects Pennsylvania, Camden and Philadelphia. By coming here, the tourists can get an exotic view of the Delaware River and can explore the beautiful structural finish and the lavishness reflected by this bridge.

Philadelphia Museum of Art

This place is a must for those craving for artistic excellence, as this museum offers extensive collection of artistic materials ranging from Chinese vases to griffins. This museum is one of the largest and most important museums in the United States.

Rittenhouse Square

It is an open space park planned by William Penn and thus offers unlimited fun to both local and foreign tourists.

Dorney Park and Wildwater kingdom

This place is simply the perfect choice to offer unlimited fun to your kids while holidaying in Philadelphia, PA US. This place offers exclusive attractions such as rides, Halloween season and live shows to visitors.

Blue Cross River Rink

This place is a must visit for all those holidaying in Philadelphia, PA US as it has warming pavilion and hosts many special events such as birthday parties and corporate events. The tourists can make their weekend special by the live DJ parties held in this place.

The Franklin Institute

Here the tourists can enjoy traveling exhibits such as Chronicles of Narnia and Galileo. Other major attractions here are the theatres such as Planetarium, Franklin theatre and IMAX. The tourists can make their Christmas trip an educational one by attending to the winter camp and traveling science shows held here.

So it can be concluded that Philadelphia, PA US is a holiday paradise as here the tourists can explore world’s best sights such as Philadelphia Zoo, Jersey shore, Longwood gardens, Mutter Museum and Bushkill falls. With so many super sights, Philadelphia, PA US is a must-see place for all those craving for the best holiday experience of their lives.

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