The University anchors the newly renovated South Broad Street "Avenue of the Arts," a cluster of top cultural ... More
University of the Arts
The University anchors the newly renovated South Broad Street "Avenue of the Arts," a cluster of top cultural organizations that form a hub for arts and entertainment. The University's neighbors include the Academy of Music, the Wilma Theater, and the new Regional Performing Arts Center. In addition to training in all the arts, the University owns several theatres, including the Arts Bank and the Merriam, where professional dance and theatre performances are regularly scheduled.
Initially chartered in 1791 to combat the debt the United States had incurred from the war with Great Britain, the
First Bank of the United States created uniform currency for the 13 original states. This brainchild of then Treasury ...
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is the new home of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Accommodated within the center is
Verizon Hall for orchestral presentations, the Perelman Theater for chamber music concerts, Innovation Studio and the Merck Arts Education ...
This large expanse of grasslands, recreational facilities, streams and historical structures borders the northwest side of Philadelphia, just behind the
Philadelphia Museum of Art. The 8,700 acre ground include day camps, playgrounds, sporting fields, basketball courts and hiking trails. ...