Philadelphia information

Ben Franklin The Thinker Liberty Bell Independence Hall Love Society Hill
Art Museum Boathouse Row Philadelphia Skyline Morris Arboretum

All photos by Bob Krist for Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation.

Travel article

A recent article from the New York times about traveling to Philadelphia may be found here.

Weather and Climate

Current weather for Philadelphia is available from here.

August monthly averages for Philadelphia (courtesy of Intellicast).

Record high106 F (41 C)
Average high86 F (30 C)
Average low66 F (19 C)
Record low44 F (7 C)
Average precipitation4.10 in (10.4 cm)
Number of rain days9


A Yahoo! SmartView interactive map is available here.
A great web page with lots of different maps is available here.

Philadelphia links Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau An online visitors guide to Philadelphia Philadelphia vacation and travel planning guide Local news and current events Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Philadelphia International Airport

Things to do

A partial list of popular activities in Philadelphia:

Boathouse Row
Drexel University
Fairmount Park
Independence National Historic Park
(Liberty bell and Independence Hall)
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Mann Center for the Performing Arts
National Constitution Center
Old City
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia Zoo
South Street
University of Pennsylvania

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