Penn Tower Hotel

Address: Civic Center Boulevard at 34th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104-4385, United States | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the University City/West Philadelphia area of Philadelphia, is near University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, and Annenberg Center at the University of Pennsylvania.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Penn Tower Hotel Philadelphia

2.50 of 5 stars Fair
 

Travel Blogs from Philadelphia

Historic Philadelphia

A travel blog entry by bigfoot_travels on Oct 29, 2014

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... br> The other iconic piece of history in Philadelphia is the Liberty Bell so we lined up for yet another security check at the The Liberty Bell Centre. It houses the 2080lb bronze bell that first rung out from the belfry of Independence Hall in 1753 & on other important occasions like the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. The bell inscription "Proclaim Liberty Throughout All ...

Is Food the New Sex?

A travel blog entry by chimichenga on Sep 23, 2014

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... relationships toward food and toward sex are just about perfectly reversed. Betty does care about nutrition and food, but it doesn’t occur to her to extend her opinions to a moral judgment — i.e., to believe that other people ought to do as she does in the matter of food, and that they are wrong if they don’t. In fact, she thinks such an extension would be wrong in a different way; it would be impolite, needlessly judgmental, simply not done. ...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA!

A travel blog entry by blacks_blog on Sep 17, 2014

4 comments, 26 photos

... the need to remain forever vigilant, for liberties gained can also be lost".

One thing I didn't realize about the bell is the crack that we see so predominantly isn't the crack that put the bell out of service. The crack that we see was man made and caused in an attempt to repair a hairline fracture that runs up to the top of the bell. (See photos)

The sister bell to the Liberty Bell is called the Freedom ...

Aw Philly, we missed you.

A travel blog entry by jdeak on Aug 29, 2014

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... to keep walking after we got back to the castle. So what could I do but just begin our little trek to the zoo! I looked it up and it was only 1 mile from the castle. N was in our hiking backpack/carrier. This trip has been a good workout for me so far! But it beats wrangling a tired toddler and worrying about safety around cars and such. And in my mind it also beats having a stroller but not being able to handle all of my own ...

Welcome to Philly!

A travel blog entry by mrsfrogg on Jun 08, 2014

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... interacted with the kids. They had a guide book for the kids to follow, a scavenger hunt of sorts. They also had trading cards if the kids could answer questions correctly. Our guide asked us to define liberty. Easy....freedom....you can't use the word freedom.... So, how do you define liberty?

Apps

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/liberty -bell/id654088407?mt=8

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