Philadelphia Tourist Passes

Which Philadelphia City Pass is Best?

This post will compare and contrast each of the tourist passes available in Philadelphia, including how to use them, which attractions are included, and how much money you could save. 

 

 

Disclosure: We think you should consider our free tours, but we have also provided other options. While our recommendations are always unbiased, we may receive a small share of sales through some of the links below at no cost to you. See the full text.

BEFORE YOU BUY

In this section, we will describe some of the major differences between each type of tourist pass you can get in Philadelphia.

We’ll also explain how to use each service and how they can save you money on a variety of attractions in the city.

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Things to Do in Philadelphia in June

Things to Do in Philadelphia in June

This post lists some of the best things to do in Philadelphia in June including free events, things to do at night and family-friendly activities, updated for 2020.

For more ideas, take a look at our things to Do in Philadelphia post.

 

 

Disclosure: While our recommendations are always unbiased, we may receive a small share of sales through some of the links below at no cost to you. See the full text.

TOP 11 EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO IN JUNE

Below are some of the best things to do in Philadelphia this month. Read more »

Philadelphia in May

Things To Do in Philadelphia in May

This post lists some of the best things to do in Philadelphia in May including free events, things to do at night and family-friendly activities, updated for 2020.

For more ideas, take a look at our Things to Do in Philadelphia post.

 

 


TOP 13 EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO IN MAY

This section covers our top activities list for May. Read more »

How to Get from Newark Airport to Manhattan

How to Avoid Jet Lag

Many of our guests who travel great distances to join us have trouble adjusting to the time difference in their destination city. Here are some tips on how to avoid the dreaded “jet lag”.


What is “jet lag”?

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The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia

The Franklin Institute | 5 Tips for Discounts

This post provides details about how to get tickets for the Franklin Institute, including information about ways to save money on admission and even a few of the highlights you might want to see while you’re here.

 

 


OVERVIEW

The Franklin Institute was founded in 1824, making it one of the oldest centers of science education in the country. The interactive museum, which was named after Benjamin Franklin, is one of the most-visited attractions in Philadelphia. Read more »

Philadelphia in April

Things To Do in Philadelphia in April (2020)

This post lists some of our favorite things to do in April in Philadelphia (updated for 2020) and details some of the best spring events and some activities unique to this time of year.

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TOP 11 EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO IN APRIL

This section covers our top activities list for April. 

We also have a similar list on our top things to do in Philadelphia post for year-round attractions.

Keep in mind that some of the attractions below are included for free with the purchase of a tourist discount pass. Read more »

The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia

The National Constitution Center | 5 Tips on Discounts

This post provides details about how to get tickets for the National Constitution Center, including information about ways to save money on admission and even a few of the highlights you might want to see while you’re here.

 

 


OVERVIEW

Though the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia does not hold the original Constitution, this interactive museum teaches visitors about the history and meaning of the United States Constitution. Read more »

Is Travel Insurance Worth It?

Travel insurance is often the last thing you have on your mind when planning your next trip for just yourself, with your family or with friends.

But is travel insurance worth it?

Travel insurance – what to look for:

Most travel insurance plans cover 2 main things: travel benefits and medical benefits. Those usually entail:

  • a refund when you need to cancel your trip due to emergency
  • covered expenses when a flight is delayed or cancelled or when you miss your flight
  • compensation of expenses if your carrier loses or delays your luggage
  • Coverage of expenses for any medical or dental emergency during your trip
  • Coverage of cost for medical emergency evacuation or accidental death or dismemberment
  • Optional benefits include car rental insurance

Depending on the provider benefits may differ in cost and range, so make sure you read the small print. Read more »