Philadelphia Zoo – Things to do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia - America's First Zoo

'America's First Zoo'  The Philadelphia Zoo is located on the west bank of the Schuylkill River and is part of the Fairmount Park section in Philadelphia. The Zoo is one of the premier zoos in the world for breeding animals that have been found difficult to breed in captivity. History of Philadelphia Zoo The Philadelphia Zoo, the nation's oldest zoo, was chartered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on March 21, 1859, but the Civil War delayed its opening until July 1, 1874. The Frank … [Read more...]

Halloween in Philadelphia – More Haunted Attractions

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. Halloween in Philadelphia - More Haunted Attractions . With so many spooks, murder mysteries, ghost stories and much more surrounding Halloween in Philadelphia, we had to add to our list of Halloween attractions and events in Philadelphia. The repetitive question is, “do you dare…”, taking a frightful leap and trying any of these out.   Halloween Attractions & Events in Philadelphia - (in no particular order)   Murder, Mystery, and Mayhem Tour of … [Read more...]