In 1789, Library Hall became the first library which opened to the public, the predecessor to the Library of Congress. The ... More
In 1789, Library Hall became the first library which opened to the public, the predecessor to the Library of Congress. The hall was refurbished during the 1950s and today holds an excess of books from the Philosophical Hall collection. Rare manuscripts of groundbreaking scientific and historic importance are on hand. The original journals of the Lewis and Clark expedition, and first editions of Sir Isaac Newton's Principia and Charles Darwin's Origin of Species are exhibited. The Declaration of Independence in Jefferson's own handwriting is here.
Since General Tadeusz Kosciuszko arrived to fight alongside George Washington in the American Revolution, the connection between Poland and the
Unites States has been a strong one. Paintings and photographs commemorate the accomplishments and pride of the Polish people ...
This Victorian historic landmark was the old Stock Exchange, and now it's been transformed into a modern collection of shops
and eateries. The food court has everything from gourmet coffee to the famous Philly cheese steak. The shops carry ...
At the only hostel in downtown Philadelphia, you can count on finding the best accommodation for international travelers. They offer
an affordable, clean hostel with loads of free activities, friendly and knowledgeable staff. They're located in the heart of ...
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