Sightseeing in Philadelphia

Get your camera ready. All the main attractions, according to local Airbnb hosts.
1. Liberty Bell
210local recommendations
Amanda says “The Liberty Bell is a must see attraction when coming to Philadelphia. Walk up 5th Street, turn onto...” ·
2. Independence Hall
520 Chestnut St
184local recommendations
Joshua says “If you come to Philly, you must see the Liberty bell. Walk by and look left and right. You will see ...” ·
3. Fairmount
76local recommendations
Mitt says “Rocky steps and statue. Amazing collection ranging from Egyptian relics and Medieval Armor to mast...” ·
4. Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
66local recommendations
Steven says “Pope Francis will attend the Festival of Families on Saturday, and say Mass on Sunday.” ·
5. Kelly Drive
Kelly Dr
54local recommendations
Roberta says “Run, bike, walk, fish, canoe, scull on this trail which wraps around to the west side of the river a...” ·
6. Old City
47local recommendations
Michelle says “Great area to walk around during the day to visit art galleries, stores, Betsy Ross' house and Ben F...” ·
7. Penn's Landing
46local recommendations
Joseph says “Penn's Landing serves as the site for several summertime events in the city. Festival Pier at Spring...” ·
8. Chinatown
47local recommendations
Anna & Vlad
Anna & Vlad says “Explore the Chinatown, have some bubble tea, Hong Kong waffles or authentic dumplings. Chinatown als...” ·
9. Boathouse Row
1 Boathouse Row
67local recommendations
Omar says “Beautiful views of the Skuykhill River are a must see for runners, bikers, walkers and explorers ali...” ·
10. North Third
801 N 3rd St
26local recommendations
Suz says “Always packed on week nights, week ends, brunch. Great menu variety.” ·
11. Center City
28local recommendations
Kamara says “Major tourist attraction. Visit many stores,shops, meeting places with a variety of different people...” ·
12. South Street
South St
29local recommendations
Eddie says “This street full of ecclectic shops and bars has been a Philly staple for many years.” ·
13. Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
1723 Race St
59local recommendations
Liezl says “The Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul is the mother church of the Archdiocese of Philadelp...” ·
14. Chestnut Hill
20local recommendations
Jean says “Walk the Main Street of Chestnut Hill for a meal, to buy a gift, one of the best old hardware stores...” ·
15. Betsy Ross House
239 Arch St
52local recommendations
Anna & Vlad
Anna & Vlad says “The Betsy Ross House may be where Betsy Ross lived when she may have made the first American Flag. B...” ·
16. Schuylkill Banks
2501 Walnut St
17local recommendations
Jean says “This recreational trail follows the river and continuous from Valley Forge into Center City. It can...” ·
17. Art Museum Steps
Spring Garden St
41local recommendations
Donyale says “At the base of the Steps is the Rocky statue which has a perennial short selfie line. Best to go in...” ·
18. Manayunk
21local recommendations
Gregory says “Manayunk is on the same train line (Norristown Line) as Conshohocken/ Spring Mill on the way to and ...” ·
19. East Passyunk Avenue
E Passyunk Ave
18local recommendations
Grace says “This was recently names the new 'Restaurant Row' and one of the best new neighborhoods in the countr...” ·
20. Logan Square
15local recommendations
Anna & Vlad
Anna & Vlad says “The most beatiful square in Philadelphia (in our opinion). (Center City)” ·
21. Forbidden Drive
Forbidden Dr
14local recommendations
Lindsay & Brian
Lindsay & Brian says “There's a fantastic network of trails and a large creek for dogs and people to swim in. 5 min drive...” ·
22. JFK Plaza
1599 John F Kennedy Blvd
40local recommendations
Steve says “Hop on a SEPTA #2 bus... there in minutes, home in a breeze, great launching point! Famous Philadelp...” ·
23. Franklin Square
200 N 6th St
31local recommendations
Stay Alfred
Stay Alfred says “One of the five original public squares laid out by William Penn in his original plan for Philadelph...” ·
24. University City
10local recommendations
Marcie says “West Philadelphia is where you will find the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University. It's ...” ·
25. Fitler Square
19local recommendations
Jackie says “Lovely neighborhood square out front, best play space for the 0-2 set and older folks to sit around” ·
26. Doylestown
8local recommendations
Valerie says “Capital of Bucks County. Charming and full of small business owned and operated boutiques and resta...” ·
27. Cedar Park
9local recommendations
Mahari says “Walk to Cedar Park and enjoy the Baltimore Ave. shopping district on your way!” ·
28. Independence Visitor Center
599 Market St
20local recommendations
Jean says “Start your tour of historic Philly here - help with anything that interests you. An easy walk from ...” ·
29. Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
Lansdowne Dr & Horticultural Dr
18local recommendations
Brandon says “Who knew Philadelphia had a Japanese tea house, eh? Well indeed it does, hiding within the beautiful...” ·
30. United States Mint
151 N Independence Mall E
16local recommendations
David says “Some more free fun! The US Mint in Philadelphia is right in the heart of Historic Old City, so it's ...” ·