Your culture attendant: things to do in Philadelphia


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The Philadelphia Museum of Art is open until 8.45pm on Wednesday evenings - and from 5pm onwards you can pay anything (even a penny) to get in. Explore thousands of years of history through art and artefacts across over 200 galleries, in the museum's historic-looking Greek temple-style building at the end of Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
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Welcome to the Philadelphia edition of A Thing To Do Today: your Philadelphia culture attendant, and the ultimate independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Philadelphia. Whether it's budget or bespoke, from local tourist attractions to hidden gems, cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around Philadelphia, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

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