12 Iconic Places Every True Philadelphian Will Instantly Recognize

There are so many important Philadelphia landmarks that it’s hard to narrow them down to a list of the most iconic places in the City of Brotherly Love. Here is my attempt – the 12 places that every true Philadelphian will recognize immediately. How many have you visited?

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

One more Philadelphia landmark that’s worth mentioning is the tall ship down at Penn’s Landing: The Moshulu. Did you know that it’s actually the only Tall Ship Restaurant in the world? Have you dined there? Read more about it right here: The Philadelphia Restaurant That’s One Of The Most Unique In America.

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