City and Church Leaders Note Significance of Pope's Independence Hall StopWith Independence Hall as a backdrop, the pontiff is expected to reach out to the anticipated 30,000-50,000 spectators to talk about immigration issues.
MLK Day March In Center City To Focus On Social Justice IssuesThe demonstration set for Monday afternoon is called the MLK Day of Action, Resistance and Empowerment, or MLK DARE.
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.
Montco Measurment Company Makes Digital Image of Washington MonumentA 2011 earthquake along the East Coast caused extensive damage to the Washington Monument. Now, an Abington company is helping to preserve the tourist attraction.
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.
VP Biden Helps Philadelphia Celebrate July 4th, Mark Civil Rights Act AnniversaryVice president Joe Biden is helping celebrate Independence Day in the nation's birthplace.
VP Biden Will Take Part in Philadelphia's July 4th Ceremonies This YearBiden will join Mayor Nutter and others on Thursday morning in front of Independence Hall for the 2014 edition of the "Celebration of Freedom" ceremony.
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.
Camden Man Sentenced in Random Beating Near Independence HallA 26-year-old Camden man was sentenced to 57 months in prison Thursday for a vicious, random beating near Independence Hall in 2012.
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.
Nutter: Using State Dollars To Open Philadelphia Historic Sites Not An OptionMayor Nutter now says using city dollars for the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall will not happen.
Philadelphia National Parks Closed As A Result Of Government ShutdownVisiting the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall is a history lesson but it’s unavailable due to another historic event; the first government shutdown in 17 years.
Philadelphia Tourists Caught By Surprise As Historic Sites CloseMany tourist were disappointed as sites run by the federal government were closed due to the government shutdown.
Online Tech Company Relocates To Curtis Center In PhiladelphiaAn online reputation managment firm, Brand.com, has moved its headquarters to the Curtis Center in Philadelphia from West Chester.