Freedom Fighters Remembered, History Lessons Taught On Independence MallMemorial Day is the time to remember those who died defending our freedom, including those who served in our nation's very first Army.
Suspects Armed With AK-47 Rob Man Of iPhone, Wallet In Society HillPolice are searching for two suspects who used an AK-47 to rob a man of his wallet and iPhone a short distance from the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia To Show Some 'Brotherly Love' To DNC CommitteePhiladelphia is one of five cities vying to host the 2016 DNC, and nearly 20 members of the site committee will be here next Wednesday and Thursday.
Federal Study Shows History Still Big Economic Engine For Philadelphia A study released by the National Park Service shows Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia continues to play a critical role in boosting the city's economy.
Descendants Of Declaration Of Independence Signers Tap The Liberty BellThe annual tradition involving one of the most enduring symbols of this country's freedom took place Friday.
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
Hear Philly: An Awfully Nice Way To Experience PhiladelphiaWhether it's a private driving tour, a walking tour or a day on a Segway, Awfully Nice Tours allows you to experience the finest Philadelphia has to offer, from the city's great history to it's food and culture.
Developer Hoping To Appease National Park Service With Condo Design For 5th & WalnutBecause of its proximity to Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, the National Park Service is getting involved in the project.
Violence In Venezuela Sparks Protests In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia's Venezuelan community rallied on Independence Mall on Sunday to call attention to growing unrest in Caracas and the death of three student protestors there.
Liberty Bell Tapped As Part Of MLK Day National ObservanceThe Liberty Bell Center provided the backdrop in the annual "National Bell Ringing Ceremony" to mark MLK Day.
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.
2013 IN REVIEW: Government Shutdown Temporarily Closes Local Historic SitesThe October 2013 government shutdown cost the U.S. economy an estimated $24-Billion, including several million in lost tourist dollars when National Parks in the Philadelphia area closed.