Category Archives: History

An apple a day

Apples all lined up ready to be sold at the farmers market.

Headhouse Farmer’s Market in Society Hill, us

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Nothing Happened.

All over Philadelphia there are signs giving you information about historic sites and houses.  But this person decided to go the sarcastic route with their historical marker!

“On this site in 1897 Nothing Happened” 

Take a hike!

Hiking trail in Valley Forge national park.

Reading Terminal Market

The famous Reading Market in Center City Philadelphia.  This market has every type of food you could ask for!  From delicious cupcakes to fresh meat to Amish food!  Its the best place to visit and get lunch!

12th and Arch

a nice day for a tour

A nice horse-drawn carriage ride is a relaxing way to see the city!  When this one went by us, my dog was so shocked by the horse he froze and did a double take!

Pine Street, Society Hill area

Happy President’s Day!

In honor of President’s Day i have chosen this picture of a historic site in Philly.  This is Independence Hall in the historic area of Center City.  Sorry I missed posting yesterday!

USS Olympia

The USS Olympia in port at Penn’s Landing.  The Olympia is part of the Independence Seaport Museum.  Penn’s Landing has several cool boats to check out and some of them you can go aboard for a visit!