This daring Errol-Flynn-type character terrorized English ships.
If you’re traveling anywhere in center city, take a few minutes and treat yourself to The Dream Garden.
With a soaring 196-foot steeple, Christ Church is both a spectacular historic building … and living history at its best.
When it opened in 1926, the Ben Franklin was the longest suspension bridge in the world!
Considering all that William Penn did for Philadelphia, he is unappreciated by the very city he founded.
This quarantine station – “Ellis Island’s Great Grandfather” – helped protect Philadelphia residents for 94 years.
Jim Murphy paid a visit to the National Museum of American Jewish History soon after it opened.
Since the 1870’s, the station was an entry point and processing center for immigrants.
Jim Murphy explores the artist behind the colorful, shimmering mosaics found all over Philadelphia.
This is a powerful tribute to the millions of Irish immigrants who fled in “coffin ships” to the U.S. between 1845 and 1850.
Old Pine has the highest density of any graveyard in Philadelphia, with 3,000 or more people buried in less than an acre.
Without John Barry’s heroism and leadership, we might well be swearing allegiance today to the Queen of England.