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Interesting facts about Philadelphia

Experience the rich history of Philadelphia, the first World Heritage City in the US. Find great food and lively sporting events in one of the oldest cities in the US when you book your flight to Philadelphia with Aer Lingus.

Philadelphia Historic Sites

Explore the birthplace of American democracy when you visit the Independence National Historic Park, which contains several sites associated with the nation’s history. There, see Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were signed, or visit the famous Liberty Bell. At Valley Forge National Historic Park, learn about the challenges of the Continental Army during its 1777-1778 winter encampment.

Museums in Philadelphia

Immerse yourself in world cultures at the Penn Museum or view more than 20,000 medical wonders at the Mütter Museum at the College of Physicians. Then, get insights into Philadelphia’s maritime history at the interactive Independence Seaport Museum. Kids will love the Please Touch Museum in central Philadelphia, where they will learn through play and interactive exhibits.

Sport in Philadelphia Outdoor Activities in Philadelphia

As one of the few cities in the United States that hosts each one of the “Big Four” sport leagues, Philadelphia offers an opportunity to see a professional game anytime of the year. See the Philadelphia Phillies baseball team play from spring to autumn, or a Philadelphia Eagles American football game from the autumn to the winter. From the winter to spring, you can see a 76ers basketball game or a Flyers hockey match. 

Getting around Philadelphia

Philadelphia is easily enjoyed on foot, as it is a compact city with a street grid that’s easy to follow. It’s also a bike-friendly destination with Indego bikeshare locations dotted throughout the city. The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop also makes it easy to visit the top city attractions.

Pick from three personalised data options when you connect through Dublin on transatlantic flights to Philadelphia with Aer Lingus, so you can stay up to speed while at cruising altitude.

Weather in Philadelphia

Thursday heavy intensity rain
23°C 23 Sep 2021
Friday light rain
20°C 24 Sep 2021
Saturday scattered clouds
21°C 25 Sep 2021
Sunday sky is clear
22°C 26 Sep 2021
Monday scattered clouds
20°C 27 Sep 2021
Tuesday light rain
23°C 28 Sep 2021
Wednesday sky is clear
25°C 29 Sep 2021
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