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Top park recommendations from locals

Historic Site
“One of history's most famous symbols of freedom and justice is a must-see when in the city! Surrounded by other historic monuments and sights which makes it an easy day trip!”
  • 189 locals recommend
Park
“Grab a beer and a sandwich and swing on a hammock along the Delaware River! Awesome views of the Ben Franklin Bridge!”
  • 153 locals recommend
Park
“For a nice walk, see the river front. Ice skating in the winter. Spruce street harbor park in the summer which has food and drinks, hammocks and lights!”
  • 67 locals recommend
National Park
“This landmark-filled park covers 20 city blocks with museums, Independence Hall & the Liberty Bell.”
  • 41 locals recommend
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“One of five public squares laid out by William Penn in his original plan for Philadelphia. There is something for everyone within its eight-acre grounds such as mini-golf and a carousel for the kids! There are often special exhibits during the spring and summer like the Chinese Latern Festival!”
  • 40 locals recommend
Plaza
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“One of the five original green squares laid out by William Penn at the founding of the city. This park was used as a Potter's Field (mass grave) during the late 18th-century yellow fever epidemic.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Plaza
“Grab a bite to eat from Talula's Daily and head over to Washington Square park for the perfect picnic spot. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Dog Run
  • 6 locals recommend
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“Automated docking station for rental bikes in the park. Rides are $4 per half hour, and bikes can be dropped off at any station. See rideindego.com for station map.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Aquarium
“The very famous Liberty Bell. Google Maps say you'll get there in 23 minutes of walking.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
History Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Playground
“Great little kid park in a quiet neighborhood. It's quiet and tucked away between some small streets.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends