Historic Sights

There’s no denying that when people think of things to see in Philadelphia, Independence Hall is the first to come to mind.  Even still, Philadelphia is home to a variety of historic sights, from those visited by the Founding Fathers, to the places built later on that have made their mark on history.   Most of them can be found in Old City, although they are not exclusive to this place.

 

Click on the images to view the full page.  The triangle in the upper right corner represents the neighborhood that they are located in.  Sights below the second line near the bottom of the page are outside of the city.


betsy-ross-house

cathedral-basilica-of-ss-peter-and-paul

christ-church

christ-church-burial-ground

 

eastern-state-penitentiary

elfreths-alley

 

franklin-court

independence-hall

 

powel-house