Philadelphia History Museum, Philadelphia

3.8
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  • This is a small museum near the independence mall. It's mostly paintings of famous Philadelphians but I enjoyed the Norman Rockwell Post covers.  more »
  • What set this museum apart from others in the city was the focus on daily life in Philly for all genders, classes, and races through the founding to today. I really enjoyed the questions about what th...  more »
  • Museum with interesting rooms that tesimoniano the history of the city, its development his story. Beautiful large vintage photos, the big city on the floor of the entrance hall and objects (including a room with old playground)
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  • What a wonderful experience! Might sound weird, but the perfect place to visit if you’re not a history buff. The exhibits are so interesting and well done with such a broad range of objects that there is truly something for everyone. A real gem!
  • This historic place is very famous thanks a movie called Rocky and its stairs are popular. It's full of art and culture. Awesome pieces of art. The museum is great and unique.
  • For tourist like us there's a $10 fee, student discount available. It's small 2 floors but house different and interesting artifacts and is a great source of all things Philly.
  • Three (3) stars is probably too generous. There is barely anything at this museum. I saw just a bunch of portraits and a few minor exhibits.
  • I had a great time. I enjoyed seeing the history of Philadelphia it was really cool.
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