Laura Longwell

Laura Longwell is an award-winning travel writer covering the US and the world for the last 13 years on her site, Travel Addicts. Many weekends, you’ll find her seeking out the fun, delicious, and historic things to do and see in Philadelphia and its suburbs.

Front of Philadelphia City Hall, as seen looking north on Broad Street with buildings on both sides

40 Fun Things to Do in Philadelphia

From exploring the city’s rich history to relaxing in the parks, eating your way through the neighborhoods, and checking out the world-class museums, there’s enough here to make you want to visit Philly again and again.