8 days in Philadelphia Itinerary

8 days in Philadelphia Itinerary

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Philadelphia

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Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Philadelphia Museum of Art and The Franklin Institute will appeal to museum buffs. Shop till you drop at Reading Terminal Market and Rittenhouse Square. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Philadelphia: Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square), Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur) and Brandywine River Museum of Art (in Chadds Ford). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, try to win big at Harrah's Philadelphia, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and examine the collection at National Constitution Center.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Philadelphia online road trip planner .

If you are flying in from Norway, the closest major airports are Philadelphia International Airpor, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. January in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

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Wilmington, Atlantic City, Longwood Gardens, Stockton Farm Market, Brandywine River Museum of Art
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary
Eastern State Penitentiary
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation

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