Old City Ceremony Honors Long-Forgotten Civil War HeroChrist Church Burial Ground placed a plaque honoring Maj. Charles Izard McEuen, a founding member of the Union League who was later killed in battle just days before the Civil War ended.
Top Historic Landmarks In PhiladelphiaIf you wish to take in a day of culture and history, there are plenty of places to choose from whether your interests are in architecture, art or history.
Philadelphia's Top Guided Tours (Even For Locals)For the best of the best guided tours, check out these extraordinary sights and attractions that even veteran Philadelphians should appreciate.
Philadelphia's Most Interesting ChurchesWhether you are looking into the churches of Philly for spiritual reasons, historical significance or just because you admire their architecture, here are a few standouts worth a visit.
Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of JulyIn celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July
Best Historic Vacations In The U.S.The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.
Celebration Of Family, Friends And Faith On Christmas EveChristmas Eve services took place all around the Delaware Valley Tuesday, including at historic Christ Church in Old City -- where the kids were the stars of the show.
Friends, Family Remember Philadelphia City CouncilwomanPhiladelphia said goodbye on Tuesday to a relentless former councilwoman who always stood up for her neighborhoods in the Northeast.
What's Cooking on 1060: N3rd Market, Night Market, and Lobsterfest A weekly farmers' market opens in Old City, a West Philadelphia restaurant holds a seafood extravaganza for charity, and a nonprofit organization readies for its third nighttime market event of the season.
Guide To Philadelphia's Famous GravesitesPhiladelphia is not a city that has organized tours of the final resting places of the famous that travel from one cemetery or burial ground to the next, so you'll need to do it on your own. Here’s a guide to the burial sites of the famous in the Philadelphia area.
Historic Philadelphia Graveyard A Magnet For Genealogy ResearchersMany working on their family trees are traveling to a church burial ground in the oldest part of Philadelphia as part of their research.
Genealogy And Graveyards: Many Look To Old City Burial Ground For AnswersMany attempting to trace their ancestry are including church graveyards in their search, including locally at Christ Church Burial Ground in Old City.