Philadelphia is famous for its rich history and its tourism industry is definitely driven by this factor. But there are other attractions, too: great restaurants, galleries, flower shows and performing art shows all attract the tourists every year. Take this quiz and learn more about fascinating Philadelphia.
How many people visit Philadelphia a year?
Who are you likely to meet on Elfreth's Alley?
What was Philadelphia originally intended to be?
a garbage dump
a mining town
a Quaker utopian town
What happens on New Year's Day in Philadelphia?
a fireworks display
the Mummers Parade
everyone works, it isn't a public holiday
Where in Philadelphia is Benjamin Franklin buried?
Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church
Which rivers border Philadelphia?
Delaware and Schuylkill
Delaware and Montrose
Montrose and Schuylkill
What is the safety situation in Philadelphia?
generally safe for walking
safe during the day, dangerous at night
What is Philadelphia's population?
What is Philadelphia's average temperature?
20s in the winter, 90s in the summer
30s in the winter, 80s in the summer
30s in the winter, 90s in the summer
When is the best time to visit Philadelphia?
spring and summer
spring and fall
summer and fall
What is the average cost of a one week car rental?
How much is it customary to tip taxi drivers?
How is Philadelphia laid out?
in a grid
What is hosted at Rittenhouse Square?
antiques show in May, flower market in June
fine arts show in May and the flower market in June
flower market in May and the fine arts show in June
What is exhibited at the Mutter Museum?
cattle and sheep
When did Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program (MAP) begin?
Which theater is Philadelphia's "Avenue of the Arts"?
Temple University's Theater Program
the Freedom Repertory Theater
the Headlong Dance Theater
How tall is the statue of William Penn?
How much is the sales tax on clothing in Philadelphia?