History

Auctions

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City puts iconic LOVE sculpture's pedestal up for auction

History

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Gallery: Early photography developed in Philadelphia

History

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The Philadelphia story behind America's first 'selfie'

History

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Historical marker set for West Philly site of 1985 MOVE bombing

Business

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A Pine Barrens landmark is closing Saturday for good – after one last sale

History

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Philly's neighborhoods are now a 'National Treasure'

Food & Drink

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Philadelphia History Museum to host shore-themed cocktail party

Festivals

Johnson House Historical Site

Head to Germantown for annual Juneteenth Festival

History

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Rittenhouse Square: Philly's prestigious park

Odd News

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Old letter found in Philly home tells of U.S. serviceman's devotion to hopeful bride

Family-Friendly

Fete Day

Step into the private homes of Elfreth’s Alley during Fete Day

US News

JFK 100

Thousands turn out to remember Kennedy on his 100th birthday

History

JFKs Legacy

100 years after JFK's birth, descendants discuss his legacy

History

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As 'Sgt. Peppers' turns 50, look back at Beatles' concerts in Philly in photos, video

Controversies

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In New Orleans, Gen. Robert E. Lee statue is last of Confederate monuments removed

History

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Philly author's 'Lilli de Jong' is a new feminist classic for Trump-era America

Holidays

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Did you know Philly had an (angry) part in the founding of Mother's Day?

Odd News

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What's up with the scaffolding surrounding the William Penn statue atop City Hall?

History

Hamilton Letter

For sale: Letters written by Alexander Hamilton while founding U.S. financial system

Education

The Grand Review

Philly gallery giving away historic prints to art and history teachers

History

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Centre Square: The heart of Philadelphia

Museums

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Moms invited to tea at Museum of the American Revolution

Preservation

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Philly cyclist spots 205-year-old infrastructure relics in Center City

Eastern State Penitentiary

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PHOTOS: Eastern State Penitentiary re-opens 'Hospital Block'

Tours

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Learn more about Eastern State's soon-to-open Hospital Block

Archaeology

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What happened to the missing people of Pennsylvania?

History

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Rare, handwritten drafts of U.S. Constitution rewrite document's history

Odd News

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Civil War-era cannonballs to be moved from Pennsylvania work site

History

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Harvard researchers find copy of Declaration of Independence

Neurology

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Penn hospital employees find 'rare' 19th century medical notebook

History

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Then and now: a historic look at Philadelphia's ballparks

Historic Preservation

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Philadelphia establishes historic preservation task force

Museum of the American Revolution

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PHOTOS: Museum of the American Revolution officially opens

Museums

American Revolution Museum

Founding generation, not just fathers, focus of new Philly museum

History

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30 years ago, One Liberty Place reshaped the Philadelphia skyline for all time

Food & Drink

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Try dishes from the Civil War at Mutter Museum

Arts & Culture

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Artists commemorate Great Migration to Philadelphia in new AAMP exhibit

Museums

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Ready, aim, visit: Philly's American Revolution Museum at attention

History

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Washington Square: From mass graves to mass media

Parks and Recreation

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PHOTOS: Philadelphia's historic Washington Square

History

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German historian: Adolf Hitler once had Jewish landlord

Entertainment

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Ancient Rome treasures discovered during subway dig on show

Education

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Curtis Institute digitizing library of historic recordings

History

Henry Bamsberger portrait

A glimpse into a Philadelphia engineer's life in WWI a century after U.S. entered the war

Tours

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Eastern State Penitentiary to open long-abandoned medical wing

Food & Drink

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London Grill happy hour event combines history and beer