Philadelphia

largest city in Pennsylvania, United States
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Continent: North America - Region: Pennsylvania

Philadelphia 
largest city in Pennsylvania, United States
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Instance ofcity of Pennsylvania,
city with millions of inhabitants,
county seat
Location Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Located in or next to body of waterDelaware River
Located on terrain featurePhiladelphia Region
Head of government
Founded by
Inception
  • 1682
Population
  • 1,580,863 (2017)
Area
  • 369.609252 km²
Elevation above sea level
  • 12 ±1 m
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39° 57′ 10.08″ N, 75° 09′ 48.96″ W
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English: Philadelphia is the largest city of Pennsylvania. William Penn, an English Quaker, founded the city in 1682 to serve as capital of the Province of Pennsylvania. The Founding Fathers of the United States met in Philadelphia to sign the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia also served as the U.S. capital from 1790–1800 while Washington, D.C. was under construction.
Español: Filadelfia es la ciudad mas grande del estado de Pensilvania.
Deutsch: Philadelphia ist die größte Stadt im US-Bundesstaat Pennsylvania.
Français : Philadelphie est la cité la plus grande de la Pennsylvanie, dans les États-Unis.
Italiano: Filadelfia è la città la più grande della Pennsylvania negli Stati Uniti.
日本語: フィラデルフィア市はペンシルバニア州で一番大きな都市である。
한국어: 필라델피아는 펜실베이니아 주에서 가장 큰 도시이다.
中文(繁體): 費城賓夕法尼亞州的最大城市
中文(简体): 费城宾夕法尼亚州的最大城市
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Main category: Philadelphia by century

MuseumsEdit

Main category: Museums in Philadelphia

Fairmount Park house museumsEdit

Main category: Houses in Fairmount Park

Outdoor artEdit

Main category: Statues in Philadelphia

ParksEdit

Main category: Parks in Philadelphia

Performing artsEdit

Main category: Theaters in Philadelphia

Naval ShipyardEdit

TransportEdit

SportsEdit

Main category: Sports in Philadelphia

SkylineEdit

Main category: Philadelphia skylines

SkyscrapersEdit

PanoramasEdit

 
From the deck of the battleship USS New Jersey, located across the Delaware River in Camden, New Jersey, 2018
 
From the northwest on Spring Garden Street Bridge, 2018
 
Night view from the northwest on Spring Garden Street Bridge, 2017
 
Evening twilight view from the southwest on South Street Bridge, 2016
 
From the northwest on Lemon Hill in Fairmount Park, 2014
 
From the north on the rooftop of a condo building, 2014
 
From the northeast, 2009
 
From the northwest on Spring Garden Street Bridge, 2009
 
From the south at Citizens Bank Park, 2004
 
Early 20th century skyline, c.1913
 
From the west on Belmont Plateau at the Centennial Exposition, 1876