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The City of Philadelphia, PA

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the sixth most populated city in the United States, with 1,547,297 residents. Philadelphia ranks as the number 1 most populated city in the state of Pennsylvania, and is located in Philadelphia County. The largest nearby city to Philadelphia is Trenton, approximately 27 miles from the city center.

There are several family restaurants in or near Philadelphia, including Burger King, Genuardi's Family Markets - Roslyn- Grocery Roslyn, Athena Restaurant, Doyle's Tavern and Castlewood Dairy Queen. For a larger selection of Philadelphia restaurants select our Restaurants tab above.

Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Philadelphia Golf Courses, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Curtis Hall Arboretum, Cedarbrook Hill Country Club, Richard Wall House, Abington Art Center and Twining Valley Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Philadelphia please click on the Attractions tab above.

The following 6 airports are located in or near Philadelphia:
- Mount Holly South Jersey Regional Airport (LLY)
- Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE)
- Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL)
- Princeton Airport (PCT)
- Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN)
- Wilmington New Castle Airport (ILG)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Climate and Weather

Current Weather in Philadelphia
In the month of November, Philadelphia experiences an average high temperature of 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in November are usually about 40 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.16 inches.

The seasonal climate varies in Philadelphia with daytime temperatures averaging 82 degrees in the summer, and 42 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Philadelphia to receive an average of 3.19 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.03 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months.

The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -11 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Philadelphia should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 64 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.


                                                                                    
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attractions

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Abington Art Center  - Jenkintown,
Abington Art Center, located in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia, PA is a non-collecting contemporary art museum with exhibition galleries and a sculpture park. Abington Art Center’s mission is to cultivate the power of the arts – inspiring individuals and strengthening community. The Art Center supports its mission through exhibitions, a studio school for visual arts & dance, community education programs and public events at its Jenkintown, Pennsylvania cultural campus.
Academy Of Natural Sciences Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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Academy of Natural Sciences  - Philadelphia,
The Academy of Natural Sciences is the oldest natural science research institution and museum in the New World. It was founded in 1812 by many of the leading naturalists of the young republic with its expressed mission of "the encouragement and cultivation of the sciences." For over nearly two centuries of continuous operations, the Academy has sponsored expeditions, conducted original environmental and systematics research, and amassed natural history collections containing more than 17 million specimens.
Adventure Aquarium Camden New Jersey
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Adventure Aquarium  - , Camden,
The Adventure Aquarium, formerly the New Jersey State Aquarium, is a for-profit educational entertainment attraction operated in Camden, New Jersey on the Delaware River waterfront by the Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation. It originally debuted in 1992, and re-opened in its current form on May 25, 2005, featuring about eight thousand animals living in varied forms of semi-aquatic, freshwater, and marine habitats.
African American Museum In Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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African American Museum in Philadelphia  - Philadelphia,
39°57′10.07″N 75°9′5.65″W / 39.9527972°N 75.1515694°W / 39.9527972; -75.1515694

 

 

Allentown Art Museum Pennsylvania
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Allentown Art Museum  - Allentown,
The Allentown Art Museum is an art museum that is situated in the city of Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the US. It was founded in 1934 by a group organized by noted Pennsylvania impressionist painter, Walter Emerson Baum. With its collection of over 13,000 works of art, the Allentown Art Museum is a major regional art institution. In addition, its library and archives of more than 16,000 titles and 40 current periodicals make it an important regional cultural resource.
Allentown Municipal Golf Course Pennsylvania
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Allentown Municipal Golf Course  - Allentown,
The Allentown Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Lehigh County Pennsylvania. Built in 1952, this Allentown course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 610-395-9926. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3400 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104
Ambassador Course At Hickory Valley Golf Club Gilbertsville Pennsylvania
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Ambassador Course at Hickory Valley Golf Club  - Gilbertsville,
The Ambassador Course at Hickory Valley Golf Club is a 36 hole public golf course in Montgomery County Pennsylvania. Built in 1968, this Gilbertsville course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 610-754-9862. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.

 


Address: 1921 Ludwig Rd, Gilbertsville, PA 19525
America On Wheels Allentown Pennsylvania
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America On Wheels  - Allentown,
America On Wheels is an over-the-road transportation museum that is situated in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania in the US.

 

 

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American Helicopter Museum & Education Center  - West Chester,
The American Helicopter Museum & Education Center is a museum that can be found at 1220 American Boulevard, West Chester, Pennsylvania. The transport museum focuses on the history, science and technology of rotary wing aviation. The collection contains over 40 civilian and military autogyros, convertiplanes and helicopters, including some early generation models. The museum also contains an extensive research library.
American Philosophical Society Museum Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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American Philosophical Society Museum  - Philadelphia,
The American Philosophical Society is a discussion group founded in 1743 by Benjamin Franklin as an offshoot of his earlier club, the Junto. Through research grants, published journals, the upkeep of the American Philosophical Society Museum, an extensive library, and regular meetings, the society continues to advance careful study in a wide variety of disciplines in the humanities and the sciences. The museum is located immediately east of Independence Hall and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1966.
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Hotels

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Extended Stay America Philadelphia - Horsham - Welsh Rd.
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Extended Stay America Philadelphia - Horsham - Welsh Rd.
114 Welsh Rd
Horsham, PA 19044

 

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Best Western Fort Washington Inn
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Best Western Fort Washington Inn
285 Commerce Dr
Fort Washington, PA 19034

 

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Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Ft. Washington
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Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Ft. Washington
530 West Pennsylvania Ave
Fort Washington, PA 19034

 

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Hampton Inn - Willow Grove
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Hampton Inn - Willow Grove
1500 Easton Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090

 

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Springhill Suites Philadelphia Willow Grove
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Springhill Suites Philadelphia Willow Grove
2480 Maryland Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090

 

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Holiday Inn Philadelphia N-fort Washington
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Holiday Inn Philadelphia N-fort Washington
432 West Pennsylvania Avenue
Fort Washington, PA 19034

 

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Residence Inn By Marriott Willow Grove
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Residence Inn By Marriott Willow Grove
3 Walnut Grove Dr
Horsham, PA 19044

 

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Candlewood Suites Philadelphia-willow Grove
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Candlewood Suites Philadelphia-willow Grove
250 Business Center Dr
Horsham, PA 19044

 

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Courtyard By Marriott Philadelphia Willow Grove
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Courtyard By Marriott Philadelphia Willow Grove
2350 Easton Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090

 

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Extended Stay America Philadelphia - Horsham - Dresher Rd.
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Extended Stay America Philadelphia - Horsham - Dresher Rd.
537 Dresher Rd
Horsham, PA 19044

 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Restaurants

This is a list of Philadelphia Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!

 
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Castlewood Dairy Queen
850 North Easton Road Apt 6
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)886-9985
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Burger King
900 Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)886-6383
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Athena Restaurant
264 North Keswick Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)884-1777
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Doyle's Tavern
256 Keswick Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)576-9501
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Genuardi's Family Markets - Roslyn- Grocery Roslyn
2350 Susquehanna Road
Abington, PA 19001
(215)881-2100
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Domino's Pizza
538 Mount Carmel Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)886-1300
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Calvary Orthodox Presby C
2689 Limekiln Pke
Abington, PA 19001
(215)884-5500
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Barley BREE Family Restaurant
2708 Limekiln Pike
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)517-7719
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Giuliano's Deli
2202 Mount Carmel Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)572-1447
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Cork Tavern
2206 Mount Carmel Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
(215)886-2654
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Family Road Trip in Utah
Published January 21, 2013

Visit the National parks of Utah by car driving through scenic routes in Zion National Park and Escalante National Monument with unforgettable colorful rock formations such as the hoodoos and arches

 

The Dreamscape of Arches National Park, Utah
Published November 21, 2012

Magnificent formations, easy to access short trails, lookout points, and grand vistas make Arches National Park an inspirational wonder for people of all ages.

 

Comfort Inn Philadelphia Airport Essington Pros and Cons
Published November 20, 2011

Hotel review for Comfort Inn Philadelphia Airport Essington Pennsylvania. Paid $99+tax on business rate; arrived at 8 pm and left at...

 

More Fabulous Philadelphia – Off the Beaten Track for Families
Published November 4, 2011

See Fabulous Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, City Hall filled with Alexander Milne Calder’s statues including William Penn’s, and the Magic Gardens

 

Philadelphia Botanical Gardens
Published October 30, 2011

Botanical Garden and outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy these lovely oases in and around Philadelphia Pennsylvania ideal for family strolls and picnics!

 

“Rocky Balboa’s” Museum of Art – Philadelphia
Published October 22, 2011

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the third largest museum in the nation, with vast collections housing hundreds of thousands of artifacts spanning various periods

 

Philadelphia: Fast and Fun Attractions for the Family
Published September 29, 2011

With so many historic places to visit in Philadelphia, we managed to pack in all the main attractions and still include less known locations that make Philly so unique.

 

Philadelphia – Ben Franklin’s Town
Published September 28, 2011

From the Franklin Institute to the Ben Franklin Memorial to the recreation of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, Philadelphia is Ben Franklin's Town

 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Videos

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