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Things to do in Philadelphia

80 local Airbnb hosts recommend

America's first zoo!! 42 acres and is home to over 1,300 animals. Many children's features such as paddleboat lake,a rain forest themed carousel and lots of educational exhibits.

69 local Airbnb hosts recommend

With more than 9,200 acres of rolling hills, gentle trails, relaxing waterfront, and shaded woodlands, Fairmount Park is one of the largest urban parks in the world.

31 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of the five original public squares laid out by William Penn in his original plan for Philadelphia. There’s a carousel, a 18-hole miniature golf course, a couple of playgrounds, and a fountain!



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$$$· 217-219 Chestnut St·Map·Hours·Website·

38 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Chef Jose Garces is one of Philadelphia’s culinary elite, known across the city as, "Iron Chef". Amada is the restaurant that started the Garces empire, serving authentic Andalucian tapas chic way.

15 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This popular counter-serve food spot only serves three things, which is just fine because those three things are donuts, fried chicken, and coffee. Unique flavors, all which are delicious! Must see!


Villa di Roma

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$$· 936 South 9th Street·Map·Hours·Website·

11 local Airbnb hosts recommend

In the heart of South Philly’s Italian Market that’s been serving up classic Italian dishes for over 50 years. This restaurant is cozy, portions are large and reasonably priced. Cash only!

119 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A museum dedicated to medical oddities, anatomical specimens, and antique medical equipment may seem like a strange choice for a recommended destination. Just plan on not eating before....or after! ;)

240 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A food lover’s paradise, the RTM is the nation’s oldest continuously operated farmer’s market. everything from soul food and Asian and Middle Eastern dishes to traditional Amish treats.

31 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Popular local chain specializing in breakfast and brunch. Lots of unique dessert-flavored items like Red Velvet Pancakes and Creme Brulee French Toast. Plenty of Vegan options as well. Cash only!

41 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Philly’s most famous landmarks including Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Other historical buildings such as Carpenters’ Hall, Congress Hall, and the First and Second Bank of the US!!

74 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Jim’s Steaks on South Street is our personal fav. Just be sure you’re ready to order when you get to the front of the line, or you may get send to the back. Cash only. There are a LOT to choose from!

3 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This local bottle shop not only sells over 800 different craft beers, they also have a killer deli serving hot and cold sandwiches, soups, salads, and a variety of delicious appetizers.

7 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Anchored across the Delaware River in Camden is the USS New Jersey, the most decorated battleship is U.S. naval history. Saw action in WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and the Pursain Gulf. A.K.A. "Big J".