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Best things to do in Jersey Shore

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Market
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“This isn’t just a supermarket. Local suppliers come with their produce and everything is fresh. They have multiple areas for dinning and everything tastes great ”
324 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Visit the most historic place in US: Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. Both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were signed at Independence Hall. ”
201 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Independence Hall is the building where both the United States Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated and adopted. It first opened in 1753. It is now the centerpiece of the Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.”
204 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“The Magic Gardens spans three city lots, and includes indoor galleries and a large outdoor labyrinth. It is a giant piece of art you can walk through and explore nooks & crannies. It is whimsical & facinating. To date, it is the largest work created by mosaic artist Isaiah Zagar. They host fun events, DIY art nights, live music & BYOB. Check the website calender for more information. ”
155 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“The self-proclaimed "inventor of cheesesteak" offers classic versions of Philly's favorite sandwich.”
145 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“German beer hall, lots of fun for groups. The Bavarian pretzel is good and the beers are even better.”
174 locals recommend
Park
“Within a mile, along the Delaware River, you can hang out in hammocks, enjoy the breeze with a beer, or play giant board games with snacks and ice cream at Spruce St Harbor Park. Consider using the bike share at the park and take a short trip down the river to find it!”
154 locals recommend
City Hall
“Big, ornate municipal building with clock tower capped by 11-m. statue of city founder William Penn.”
137 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“Diehards line up 24/7 for the cheesesteaks served up at this no-frills veteran spot.”
115 locals recommend
Bar
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“A fishtown staple, this is a great bar and they have some awesome concerts on the second floor!”
143 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“This is my favorite place to get a cheesesteak. Yes you can go to Pats and Genos, but this is a gem most don’t know about. They only accept cash ”
107 locals recommend
Park
“The zoo is clean and kids will be entertained. It will take your about 1-2 hours, depending on your pace. The zoo is free. They do accept donations to help take care of the animals for us to enjoy. Collection is upon entering the parking lot”
41 locals recommend
Outlet Mall
“The Walk is an open-air shopping mall with everything you could ever want to buy. ”
49 locals recommend
Café
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“This is the headquarters for some of the best and most beloved coffee. They invented the "draft latte" which is worth a try if you enjoy frothy, refreshing beverages. ”
118 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is a large performing arts venue located at 300 South Broad Street at the corner of Spruce Street, along the stretch known as the "Avenue of the Arts", in Center City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.”
70 locals recommend
Tourist Information Center
“Iconic Philadelphia street market with all kinds of goodies and restaurants. Great for a stroll on a nice day.”
118 locals recommend