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View the Liberty Bell, an iconic symbol of freedom across America. Immerse yourself in Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence was signed. Explore the resident and changing exhibits about American history at the National Constitution Center or visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art and run up the iconic 'Rocky Steps' as you over look the city.
See the steel outline of Benjamin Franklin’s house in Franklin Court. There is a museum with a print shop and a working post office enabling you to send letters hand-stamped with the original Franklin postmark.
Stroll through the shops at the Franklin Mills Mall and Philadelphia Premium Outlet for great discounts on clothing, accessories and gifts. Visit Downtown Macy’s in Philadelphia, located in a historic landmark sight: the former John Wanamaker building.
For an upscale shopping adventure visit the boutiques lining Walnut Street, for over 400 stores selling high street and designer brands and a variety of dining choices head to the King of Prussia Mall. If you need another reason to shop, note that clothing and shoes are tax-free in Philadelphia!
Head to Trocadero Theatre for a line up of movies, musicians, spoken-word artists and comedians housed in a 19th century Victorian Theatre. Between August and January witness the Philadelphia Eagles play at Lincoln Field or between April and October watch the Philadelphia Phillies baseball team play at Citizen’s Bank Park.
See a dance performance at the Kimmel Center for the Perfoming Arts or Philadelphia Dance Company or be immersed in a contemporary performance at the Philadelphia Theatre Company. If you’re coming during the winter, catch a show at the Wells Fargo Center, where the Philadelphia 76ers NBA team or the Philadelphia Flyers NHL team play. Indulge in Philadephia’s up and coming dining scene and don’t forget to try the famous Philly cheesesteak sandwich while you’re there.
Currency: United States Dollar (USD)
Voltage: 110 V
Plugs: A or B
Timezone: GMT - 4 hours
International dialing code: +1 267
Flight Time from Doha: 14 hours, 3 minutes