The 18th-century Powel House was home to Samuel Powel, a mayor of Philadelphia during colonial times.
Independence Seaport Museum
Independence Seaport Museum highlights Philadelphia's role as an immigration hub; its shipyard closed in 1995 after 200 years.
National Portrait Gallery
The National Portrait Gallery, in the old Second Bank of the US building has many paintings by Charles Willson Peale, America's top...
Brasil's is the place to bump and grind to Latin, Brazilian and Caribbean sounds, with DJ John Rockwell.
Innovative and burn-your-tongue spicy soups and noodle dishes in a more upscale dining room.
Lonely Planet review
Small plates of sophisticated and modern Israeli and North African cuisine on Society Hill towers grounds.