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Sister Cities Park Programming is in Full Swing for Summer

Many great programs are on tap at Sister Cities Park this summer and into the fall. Stop by the park at 18th Street & the Ben Franklin Parkway for one or more of the many programs we have lined up.

See the complete list below and for more details, visit SisterCitiesPark.org. For up-to-date information on programs, events and updates for parks maintained by CCD, follow us on twitter @CCDParks.

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Location: Sister Cities Park - 18th & Benj Franklin Pkwy

Tag: Events

Posted: May 25, 2016

Take a Tour of the World's Largest Outdoor Art Gallery

The City of Philadelphia’s Mural Arts Program offers tours year-round. See the world’s largest collection of outdoor public art during a Mural Arts Program tour. Public tour options include walking, trolley, train and even segway. Tours include details about the murals, the artistic process, the artists, and the history of the diverse communities that serve as the backdrop for this unique art form.

For more details and a full schedule of tours, visit muralarts.org.

Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - 118 N Broad St

Tag: Events

Posted: May 23, 2016

Easter Brunch in the Sky!

Enjoy a fun and delicious Easter Brunch with the family at Top of the Tower Sunday March 27 from 10am - 1:30pm. Indulge in the offerings at the seven buffet stations while taking in the spectacular views. The Easter Bunny will join the fun and there will be a Photo Booth and more! Easter Brunch is $75/pp, Kids $1/year. Excludes Tax and Tip. No deposit required. $10/pp charge for no-shows. And a bonus for parents, the first round of cocktails are on the house.
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Tag: Events

Posted: March 17, 2016

CCRA’s Panel Discussion on what to Look for in an Elementary School

The Center City Residents’ Association (CCRA), is holding a program on choosing the right elementary school for your Center City child on next week Wednesday, March 16, 7:00 – 8:30 P.M. at Trinity Memorial Church, 22nd and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia.
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Tags: Events, Schools

Posted: March 11, 2016

The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park Is Open Now Through February 28

The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park has proved to be extremely popular and will be open through February 28. If you have not had the chance yet to bring the kids to Dilworth Park to skate, there’s still plenty of opportunity to experience the rink in the grand setting of Dilworth Park at City Hall. The Rothman Rink is open 7 days a week.

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Location: Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park - Broad & Market Sts

Tag: Events

Posted: February 3, 2016

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