Philadelphia: A City of Murals

Philadelphia boasts more than 3,000 murals—more than any other city in the entire world. Learn more about the success of the Mural Arts Program and the various tours available to enjoy Philly’s murals.

Guided Tours in Philadelphia

Taking a guided tour can be a fun and educational way to start your visit to Philadelphia. Options range from your basic history tour to a bar crawl led by guides in colonial garb.

The Museums of Philadelphia’s Museum District

Explore Philadelphia’s Museum District, home to several worthwhile sights including the Franklin Institute, a museum dedicated to one of the major focuses of Ben Franklin’s life work—expanding knowledge of the universe through science.

Choosing a Hotel in Philadelphia

Karrie Gavin offers advice for where to stay in Philly. Learn about neighborhoods and get tips for saving money such as taking advantage of the Philly Overnight Hotel Package at participating hotels.