2013 BEST Tourist Attraction
Reading Terminal Market
Readers’ Choice: A smorgasbord of everything from Bassett’s ice ceam to DiNic’s roast pork to Lancaster County produce, all under one roof? Most of us think this is the best impression Philly could make on visitors.
12th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA | 215-922-2317 | Website
2012 BEST Hidden Tourist Attraction
Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
Horticultural and Lansdowne Drives, Philadelphia, PA
You’ve never been to the 17th-century-style Japanese house and garden in Fairmount Park? What kind of Philadelphian are you? Come for the monthly traditional chado tea ceremonies, to see the just-restored Sakura Pavilion from the 1876 Centennial Exhibition, or simply to stroll the grounds and feed the koi. Psst: The summer camps for kids-taiko drumming,… Read more »