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Phila Then & Now Tour - Thur 21st - 2:00P-5:00P (bus/walking tour)
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The most comprehensive full-city tour, Philadelphia Then & Now, is a fully guided tour by bus and on foot through four centuries of art, architecture and Philadelphia’s growth to the 2nd largest city on the east coast. It’s a historic and cultural journey!

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Philadelphia Then & Now: from Early Capital to Modern Metropolis - combination bus and walking tour

Beginning before 1776, we will hear stories of the people, places and things that made Philadelphia the seat of government for the young nation and one of the largest English speaking cities in the world.

See such sites* as the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Congress Hall, Old City Hall, Betsy Ross House, Franklin’s grave and Elfreth’s Alley, the oldest residential street in America.

Going beyond the 1700s, we will visit* the bustling business district, Museum Mile of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the famous Rocky steps, Philadelphia’s vibrant theater district, Antique Row, the captivating French-inspired Rittenhouse Square, the high definition Comcast Experience and much more.

Learn about famous Philadelphians from all walks of life (women, people of color, LGBTQ+ citizens) and their contributions that have made Philadelphia what it is today.

Off-coach photo* opportunities will occur throughout the tour.  

NOTE *Certain conditions dictate the number of sites seen such as weather, security clearance lines and speed at which the group moves from one point to another.  LIMITED REST ROOM FACILITIES DURING THIS TOUR

The tour will depart from the Pennsylvania Convention Center -- Arch Street near Broad Street.  Guests will be responsible for arriving at the departure site on their own -- approx. 3-7 minute walk from official ACTFL hotels.

Check-in with your guide will begin at 1:30P
The tour will depart at 2:00P promptly
(there are no refunds for missed tours)

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