Eastern State Penitentiary
The modern prison didn't just happen – it was invented, and Eastern State Penitentiary was the first one, opened in 1829 and finally...
Joan of Arc Statue
The newly renovated museum has Rodin's great works The Thinker and Burghers of Calais.
Paris Wine Bar
Handy for a post-museum glass of wine, this French-ish place (with an English-ish pub adjacent) serves PA vintages on tap and light...
The best place for Italian ices in the city; even the small kiddie size is large enough for most.
2120 Fairmount Ave · interesting places nearby
Urban Saloon information
The young proprietors of this Fairmount bar live right around the corner, so it has a neighborhood feel. There's room for dancing on Friday nights, and a kid-friendly brunch on Sundays (the peanut burger can be recommended).