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.
This historic fort has something for everyone: Living history, military reenactments and paranormal activity.
The Public Baths Association opened its first baths in “one of the oldest and most thickly populated sections of the city.”