Explore Philadelphia

Whether it’s your first time in Philadelphia or your hundredth, the city of brotherly love has a lot to offer. Make the most of your time by checking out some of the ideas below.  

The can’t-miss experiences in the first World Heritage City in the U.S.

The 10 Most Essential Things to Do on Your (First) Visit to Philly

There’s never a shortage of awesome things to do in Philadelphia— but there are some things you just can’t miss while you’re here.

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A guide to Philly's defining restaurants

The 38 Essential Philadelphia Restaurants

The Eater 38 is the answer to any question that begins, "Can you recommend a restaurant?” This elite group spans cuisines and budgets to satisfy nearly every restaurant need. Every season, Eater Philly reviews the list, polls friends and colleagues, and adds restaurants that were omitted, recently stepped up their game, or have been around long enough to be eligible (restaurants must be open at least six months to be considered). Looking for the hottest new places to eat in Philadelphia?

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From dives to cocktail bars, here’s where to drink in Philly

21 Essential Philadelphia Bars

From dives to neighborhood taverns to spiffy cocktail bars, Philly has plenty of drinking options. It’s long been one of the country’s best beer cities, and well-crafted cocktails can be found on restaurant menus and in a healthy collection of speakeasy-style drinking dens. And as the state continues to roll back onerous booze laws, the bar culture here has a bright future.

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The Atlas Obscura Guide To

Unusual Attractions in Philadelphia

45 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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The Coolest, Weirdest, and Best Museums in Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love is loved in return for being the birthplace of our nation (hooray, freedom!), but its eclectic history runs farther and wider than you may know -- and where better to learn about that history than at Philly’s myriad museums?

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