Come Visit Philadelphia!
The City of Brotherly Love
Did you know?
On this tour, you will be able to experience a few of the most intriguing places in Philadelphia. So what are you waiting for? Hop on along and visit these fascinating stops!
Wednesday, March 20th 2013 at 2pm
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
1. Philadelphia Museum of Art
Now, turn to your right and observe the beautiful painted terra-cotta figures of Greek gods and goddesses located under the roof. Below the gods and goddesses, are the columns of a different style. These columns are of Ionic style and are decorated with beautiful volutes. This museum is often nicknamed the “Parthenon of the Parkway” because of its Greek styled columns. If you are interested in Greek architecture, be sure to visit this amazing museum.
Admire the fabulous night view of the left entrance.
Eight Corinthian styled columns.
Terra-cotta figures of Greek gods and goddesses under the roof with Ionic columns.
2. Penn Museum
3. Penn Medicine
Penn Medicine logo
Hippocratic Oath symbol
The serpents wrapped around a pole represents the Hippocratic Oath.
Penn Medicine Building
The outside view of part of the Penn Medicine building.