Stay Entertained: 15 Actually Fun Things To Do In Philadelphia

Stay Entertained: 15 Actually Fun Things To Do In Philadelphia

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What's fun to do in Philadelphia? Here's a list of amazing things to do in the city. Go out and explore!

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    While you're in the neighborhood, visit "Dead Sea Scrolls," 1 of the largest collections of ancient artifacts ever to tour outside Israel. Save $5 on daytime tix w/ the code DSS4SQ. Now thru Oct. 14 -- The Franklin Institute via Foursquare
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    Often called the "birthplace of the nation," Independence National Historical Park was created to showcase and preserve structures, sites and objects that tell the story of the founding of the nation. -- Saving Places via Foursquare
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    From a working dig site & paleo lab to an indoor tropical garden with live butterflies; from stunning historic dioramas to live animals you can touch - You just can't help but learn while you're here. -- visitPA via Foursquare
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    Great staff and wonderful atmosphere..be sure to ask for Lizzie, she's a doll!! A wonderful addition to the neighborhood!! -- Brandon Szeker via Foursquare
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    Besides the obvious (bowling), you can play pool, pinball, foosball or any of an entire wall of arcade games. Bonus: there are two bars, one upstairs, one down. -- Visit Philly via Foursquare
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    The home of all off beat movies in Philly, need to try zahav after the movie which is in the area, awesome food!!! -- Arka Majumdar via Foursquare
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    If you have time, check out the Philly Zoo! America’s 1st zoo features 1,600+ animals from around the world & 42 acres of picturesque Victorian gardens. Pack lunch & have a picnic! -- Fordcast Tour via Foursquare
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    This is the spot to get your "We the People" on. Did you know that the dimensions of Signers’ Hall are the same as the room where the document was signed in Independence Hall, only two blocks away? -- visitPA via Foursquare
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    Anthony Bourdain visited the Mutter Museum while in town filming The Layover. They tweeted "Anthony Bourdain visited the Mütter for his tv show The Layover and proclaimed "The best gift shop ever." -- Philadelphia Magazine via Foursquare
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    Even big kids like us love this science museum. We can't get enough of the astronomy tower, IMAX theater, and yes, giant heart. Follow the @phlsciencefest for updates on the frequent events held here! -- Allie Ilagan via Foursquare
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    Opening May 2012, this controversial museum hosts some of the most rare and incredible art you'll ever seen. The collection will be displayed in almost the same way as the original Merion gallery. -- Allie Ilagan via Foursquare
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    This isn't the most acoustic venue and it's populated with teenie boppers, but still it's got a cool vibe. Make sure you bring CASH. They don't take credit. -- Diana Zhou via Foursquare
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