Located close to Rittenhouse Square , Church of the Holy Trinity was built in the late 1800s. Known for its intricate ... More
Church of the Holy Trinity
Located close to Rittenhouse Square , Church of the Holy Trinity was built in the late 1800s. Known for its intricate architecture and stained glasses, this church is also visited by a lot of tourists. Besides the church also houses a holiday house, that mainly accommodates women and children during summers, especially from not so affluent neighborhoods of Philadelphia.
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 ...
Known as the birthplace of the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, Independence Hall is one of the most
recognizable historical landmarks not only in Philadelphia, but in the entire nation. The hall is the highlight of the ...
Old St. Mary's Church was established in 1763 and was the first cathedral of the Diocese of Philadelphia. George Washington,
John Adams and other members of the First Continental Congress attended St. Mary's for Sunday Vespers in 1774. Printer ...