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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, Doyle's Tavern, Athena Restaurant, Genuardi's Family Markets - Roslyn- Grocery Roslyn 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 July, Philadelphia experiences an average high temperature of 86 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in July are usually about 70 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.39 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

American Swedish Historical Museum Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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American Swedish Historical Museum  - Philadelphia,
The American Swedish Historical Museum is the oldest Swedish-American museum in the US. It is located in Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in the South Philadelphia neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on part of a historic 17th-century land grant originally provided by Queen Christina of Sweden to settlers of New Sweden.

 

Amstel House New Castle Delaware
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Amstel House  - New Castle,
Amstel House, which is also referred to as Dr. Finney House, is a preserved building in New Castle, Delaware in the US. 19th century New Castle's decline meant that many owners of homes could no longer afford to make changes to them, which is why so many buildings were preserved. That changed, however, when New Castle was "rediscovered" during the Colonial Revival phase of the 1920s and 1930s and old buildings began to be torn down and replaced by new construction.
Andalusia Nicholas Biddle Estate Pennsylvania
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Andalusia (Nicholas Biddle Estate)  - , Andalusia,
Andalusia, which is also referred to as the Nicholas Biddle Estate, is an historic mansion and surrounding estate that can be found on the Delaware River just north of Philadelphia in the village named Andalusia for it in Bensalem Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

 

Athenaeum Of Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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Athenaeum of Philadelphia  - Philadelphia,
The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a special collections library founded in 1814 to collect materials "connected with the history and antiquities of America, and the useful arts, and generally to disseminate useful knowledge" for public benefit. The Athenaeum's collections include architecture and interior design history, particularly for the period 1800 to 1945. The institution focuses on the history of American architecture and building technology, and houses architectural archives of 180,000 drawings, 350,000 photographs, and manuscript holdings of about 1,000 American architects.
Atwater Kent Municipal Museum Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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Atwater-Kent Municipal Museum  - Philadelphia,
The Atwater Kent Museum was founded in 1938 as Philadelphia's city history museum.

 

 

 

Awbury Arboretum Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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Awbury Arboretum  - Philadelphia,
Awbury Arboretum is a nonprofit arboretum and estate located at 1 Awbury Road in East Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Its grounds are open daily without charge.

 

 

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Barclay Farmstead Museum  - , Cherry Hill,
Barclay Farm House, which is also referred to as Barclay Farmstead, is located in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. The house was built in 1828 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on January 26, 1978.
Barnes Foundation Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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Barnes Foundation  - Philadelphia,
The Barnes Foundation is an educational art institution in Lower Merion Township, a suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the US. It was founded in 1922 by Albert C. Barnes, who collected art after making a fortune by co-developing an early antimicrobial drug marketed as Argyrol.

 

Bartrams Garden Philadelphia Pennsylvania
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Bartram's Garden  - Philadelphia,
Bartram's Garden is the oldest surviving botanic garden in North America, including an historic botanical garden and arboretum, that can be found on the west bank of the Schuylkill River, near the intersection of 54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Located within Fairmount Park, the grounds are open daily except for holidays; admission is free, and guided tours are given for $10 adult, $8 senior, $8 members or free with Bartram Program Pass, children free.
Battleship New Jersey Museum And Memorial Camden
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Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial  - , Camden,
The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial is a museum that can be found at 62 Battleship Place, Camden, New Jersey. This museum ship preserves and displays the USS New Jersey (BB-62), the most decorated battleship to have served in the U.S. Navy and one of the largest ever built.

 

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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

 

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