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Wikipedia EntriesWilliam Penn High School - Philadlephia, PA

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This forty-year old school is located near Temple University in the North section of Philadelphia. The school can trace its history back to the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/4/2009

last visited: 4/18/2010

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Wikipedia EntriesEdwin Forrest House - Philadelphia PA

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The Edwin Forrest House was built in 1854-55 for William Gaul, a wealthy brewer. The house was owned by the Shakespearan actor Forrest until his death in the house in 1872. A blue plaque on the northern most edge along Broad St. marks this site.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/9/2009

last visited: never

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Landmark church always seen from the Benjamin Franklin Bridge when crossing into Philadelphia. Its iconic clock tower, courtyard crypts & red brick construction defines this as a religious and cultural landmark of Old City, Philadelphia.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/31/2011

last visited: 9/28/2013

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Franklin Square is one of the five original open-space parks planned by William Penn during the late 17th century in central Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has been recently refurbished and now it is EXTREMELY child friendly.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2008

last visited: 10/3/2012

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Wikipedia EntriesSt. George's United Methodist Church - Philadelphia, PA

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This brick church, beautiful in its simplicity, significant in its history and symbolic of religious freedom in Philadelphia is a beacon of freedom and appropriately enough, is in the Independence Hall Historical National Park.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/5/2011

last visited: 10/5/2019

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Wikipedia EntriesNational Constitution Center

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The National Constitution Center is located within Independence National Historical Park. It is only fitting this living lesson on our country's independence is located in the "independence belt" of America, Independence Hall in Philadelphia.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: 11/11/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesUnited States Mint - Philadelphia, PA

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The Philly Mint was created for establishing our national identity & creating our own unique commerce with our own currency, independent of all foreign powers. Mid-18th century political literature is rife with the expressed need for a national mint.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/22/2013

last visited: 12/27/2016

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Wikipedia EntriesFree Quaker Meetinghouse - Philadelphia, PA

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Amid all the larger and more renown Meeting Houses, this little Georgian-Style gem is anything but hidden, but, often overlooked. It is situated in the heart of "independence Square" and offers a tumultuous history. Added to NRHP in 1971.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/8/2011

last visited: 10/27/2013

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Wikipedia EntriesChrist Church Burial Ground

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Christ Church Burial Ground in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is an important early-American cemetery. It is the final resting place of Benjamin Franklin and his wife, Deborah. Four other signers of the Declaration of Independence are also buried here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: 12/27/2016

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Wikipedia EntriesIndependence National Historical Park - Philadelphia, PA

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Independence National Historical Park preserves several sites associated with the American Revolution in Phila. Administered by the National Park Service, the 45-acre park comprises much of the historic area of downtown Center City.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: 8/25/2016

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Wikipedia EntriesRide the Ducks

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Simply go inside the North 6th Street entrance and enter the Independence Visitor Center, turn to the left and you will see the green and blue kiosk with all the information and sign in information to get your tour started.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: 8/27/2015

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Wikipedia EntriesGirard Fountain Park - Philadelphia, PA

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Postage stamp sized park has a HUGE reputation both for its fountains and 9 foot bust of Benjamin Franklin.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/11/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesArch Street Friends Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/14/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesBetsy Ross House - Philadelphia, PA

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The building at 239 Arch Street, now known as the Betsy Ross House, was built over 250 years ago. The front portion was built around 1740, with the stair hall (or piazza) and the rear section added 10 to 20 years later.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/11/2008

last visited: 11/11/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesRace Street Friends Meetinghouse - Philadelphia, PA

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The Race Street Friends Meetinghouse is a historic and still active Quaker meeting house. It is located at 1515 Cherry Street. It was built in 1856. There is a complex of offices in this building which have various Quaker purposes.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/8/2008

last visited: 7/4/2011

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Wikipedia EntriesIndependence Mall - Philadelphia, PA

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Independence Mall is the name of the grass strip between Independence Hall and Constitution Center.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/5/2017

last visited: 1/5/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesMail Delivery - Philadelphia, PA

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Very nice relief sculptures located @ this Post Office/Federal Building in Old City Philadelphia. The relief was created as part of the Works Progress Administration in the early forties.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/11/2012

last visited: never

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Wikipedia EntriesOld City - Philadelphia, PA

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If you are an early American history buff, Old City Philadelphia is the most wonderful place in the world and it's also an NRHP site, too!

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/11/2011

last visited: 3/15/2012

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Wikipedia EntriesNational Museum of American Jewish History - Philadelphia, PA

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Located in downtown Philadelphia.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/5/2017

last visited: 10/18/2018

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Wikipedia EntriesMasonic Temple (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

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One of the most beautiful Grand Lodges on the planet. Several Lodges meet in here during the year Masons and visitors alike come from all over to tour this beautiful facility. Historic markers out front and on the building tell the story.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/12/2010

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesChrist Church - Philadelphia, PA

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Christ Church is a National Historic Landmark and a unique historic site that continues its original function as an Episcopal parish. More than 250,000 tourists visit the church each year.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/5/2008

last visited: 12/20/2013

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Wikipedia EntriesPhiladelphia Bourse - Philadelphia, PA

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Celebrating more than 100 years as a center for commerce and trade, The Bourse is now one of Philadelphia’s leading commercial complexes, home to 24 retail and food service stores and more than 50 businesses. Listed on the NRHP.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesGeneral George B. McClellan Equestrian Statue - Philadelphia, PA

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General George B. McClellan is an equestrian bronze sculpture, by Henry Jackson Ellicott and is located on the Philadelphia City Hall North plaza. It was dedicated in October 1894, and relocated in 1936.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/11/2012

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesLiberty Bell Pavillon - Philadelphia, PA

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The Liberty Bell Pavillon houses the liberty bell, across the street from Independence Hall.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/5/2017

last visited: 10/18/2018

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Wikipedia EntriesLiberty Bell

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The Liberty Bell.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2007

last visited: 10/18/2018

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