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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Philadelphia, PA
Event Name: West
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106041 2017/Y0482
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11K - 1A
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. The walk goes through the historic and cultural areas of Phila., past the grave of Benjamin Franklin, the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall (where the Declaration of Independence was signed), City Hall, and various museums including the steps of the Philadelphia Art Museum which the movie "Rocky" made famous. Also included are the five original open-space parks that were planned by William Penn in 1682.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Cities in Song, Food For Thought, Fraternal Organizations, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Parks Centennial Challenge, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Trekking With the Trees, Underground Railroad, United States Post Offices, Vice Presidential Walks, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
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Location: Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District Hotel
Start Point / Driving Directions: 4th and Arch St, Philadelphia, 19106 (215-923-8660). Located near the U.S. Mint and Independence Hall. Refer to Philadelphia - East (Y1278) for directions to start location.
Awards & Fees: B Award
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Host Club: Liberty Bell Wanderers
Contact: Pat Crisfulla (215) 334-5825
Website: www.libertybellwanderers.net
E-Mail Contact: pmcrisfulla@hotmail.com