Philadelphia Attractions Guide

After you’ve taken one of our name your own price walking tours, there is still many Philadelphia attractions, historic sites and museums to see on your own.

We’ve listed some of the most visited and recommended Philadelphia attractions with guides on directions, hours and admission costs below.

Philadelphia Attractions By Neighborhood

Philadelphia Attractions By Cost

Philadelphia Attractions By Neighborhood

Museum District
Center CityPhiladelphia Attraction Neighborhood Map
Independence Mall (Old City)
Near Independence Mall
Market East
Avenue of the Arts
Other Areas
Outside the City

Museum District

Center City

  • Love Park
  • City Hall
  • Shoe Museum
  • African American Museum in Philadelphia
  • Masonic Library and Museum
  • Washington Square (Tomb of the Unknown Solider)
  • You can also download this map for sites within Center City.

Independence Mall

Philadelphia Attraction Independence Mall Map

Old City

Market East

  • Philadelphia History – Atwater Kent Museum
  • PSFS Building Lobby
  • Reading Terminal Market
  • Wanamaker Building and the Wanamaker Organ

Avenue of the Arts

  • Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts
  • Academy of Music
  • Kimbell Center for Performing Arts (Philadelphia Orchestra)
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Other Areas Philadelphia Attraction Italian market

Outside the City

Philadelphia Attractions by Cost

Free Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites

Museums

Parks

  • Love Park
  • Washington Square (Tomb of the Unknown Solider)

Buildings

  • PSFS Building
  • Wanamaker Building and the Wanamaker Organ

About the author

Manager | Philadelphia

Jenn is a born Jersey girl that grew up “across the Ben” but has Philly in her heart and history in her blood. She went to Washington & Jefferson College in the Pittsburgh area. Yes her college mascots were two guys in white wigs! Jenn came back to Philly to get her M.A. in Museum Studies. Happily worked at the city history museum but came outside for some fresh air as a tour guide. Jenn has been part of the FTBF team since March 2011.