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Laughing Wild in Philadelphia with Jen Childs

1812 Productions' Producing Artistic Director shares her love of her home city, travel tales and what she thinks is funny. Plus, she plans a day of things to do.

4 Top Philly Restaurants for Good Ol' American Fare

A guide for where to eat burgers, dogs, fried cheese curds and more!

On July 4 in Philly, They Party Like It's 1776

The nation was founded here, so as you might expect, Philadelphians like to celebrate. Follow our guide to Independence Day events.

A Tour Guide's Real Guide to Philadelphia

Actor and veteran tour guide Norman Schultz shares his favorite things to do in the City of Brotherly Love.

Suds & Shine: A Guide to Philadelphia's Beer Gardens

Saddle up at a communal table and raise your glass to the City of Brotherly Suds.

Fright at the Museum: The Story Behind the Mütter Museum

The legacy of charismatic 19th-century surgeon Thomas Dent Mütter, provides a window into a lost world of medical practice and education through medical oddities like the “horned” lady, Grover Cleveland’s tumor and slices of Albert Einstein’s brain.

A Year-Round Guide to Philadelphia's Waterfront

Once the largest port city in America, Philadelphia's waterfront now bustles as an entertainment destination all year long.

Interview: Bob Saget Talks About His Philly Roots

Did you know the comedian and star of ‘90s hit “Full House” was born-and-bred in Philadelphia? Bob Saget talks about his rise from these streets to what’s on tap next.

Five Philadelphia Itineraries To Take Right Now

Philadelphia appeals to travelers of all ages and interests, but with so many exciting options, it's hard to know where to start. Here are five fresh suggestions for day-long fun.

Larry Dubinski on Genghis Khan and Philadelphia

The President and CEO of The Franklin Institute talks the must-see exhibits of The Franklin Institute and travel.

A Guide to the Gardens of the Philadelphia Region

Whether you're an expert gardener or the furthest thing from a green thumb, these local green spaces are sure to impress.