Highest-rated things to do in Philadelphia, according to Tripadvisor

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October 10, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Philadelphia, according to Tripadvisor

Every destination has reasons to visit, be it a nationally recognized landmark or a hometown favorite restaurant. Museums, parks, libraries, historic sites, performance venues—there’s always something to do, and no matter where you live or where you want to visit, you can find plenty to keep you busy. Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated things to do in Philadelphia on Tripadvisor.

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#29. Independence Visitor Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2425 reviews)
- Type of activity: Visitor Centers
- Address: 599 Market Street 1 N. Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1518
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#28. Masonic Temple

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (635 reviews)
- Type of activity: Libraries, Religious Sites
- Address: 1 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2520
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#27. Betsy Ross House

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1181 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 239 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1999
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#26. City Hall Visitor Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1388 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
- Address: 1 Penn Square Room 121, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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#25. Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (304 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 6825 Norwitch Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19153-3412
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#24. Mutter Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1714 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Science Museums
- Address: 19 S 22nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3001
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#23. Penn Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (504 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Science Museums
- Address: 3260 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6324
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#22. Morris Arboretum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (454 reviews)
- Type of activity: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Gardens
- Address: 100 Northwestern Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-2697
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#21. 30th Street Station

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (685 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 2955 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2828
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#20. Philadelphia's Magic Gardens

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1102 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Galleries, Art Museums
- Address: 1020 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1936
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#19. National Constitution Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1600 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, History Museums
- Address: 525 Arch St Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1595
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#18. Wanamaker Organ

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (849 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 1300 Market St Macys, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3742
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#17. Philadelphia Zoo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1787 reviews)
- Type of activity: Zoos
- Address: 3400 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104-1196
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#16. Please Touch Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1308 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 4231 Avenue of the Republic Ave Memorial Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19131-3719
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#15. Independence National Historical Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2963 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Historic Walking Areas
- Address: 143 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
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#14. National Museum of American Jewish History

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1113 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Educational sites
- Address: 101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2517
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#13. Rocky Statue

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (3190 reviews)
- Type of activity: Monuments & Statues
- Address: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Center City Phila, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
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#12. Elfreth's Alley

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1134 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites
- Address: 126 Elfreths Aly, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2006
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#11. Citizens Bank Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2312 reviews)
- Type of activity: Arenas & Stadiums
- Address: Philadelphia Phillies One Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia, PA 19148-5249
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#10. Rodin Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1445 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
- Address: 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
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#9. The Franklin Institute

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3120 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 222 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-1115
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#8. Liberty Bell Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (4759 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 6th Street Between Market and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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#7. One Liberty Observation Deck

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1248 reviews)
- Type of activity: Observation Decks & Towers
- Address: 1650 Market St Suite 5700, Philadelphia, PA 19103-7301
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#6. Museum of the American Revolution

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1344 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 101 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
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#5. Independence Hall

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (8979 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Government Buildings
- Address: Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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#4. Reading Terminal Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (4713 reviews)
- Type of activity: Flea & Street Markets
- Address: 12th and Arch, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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#3. Barnes

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (5338 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
- Address: 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3602
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#2. Philadelphia Museum of Art

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (7300 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
- Address: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
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#1. Eastern State Penitentiary

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (6337 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 2124 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2603
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