Exploring Philadelphia's Gilded Age to now Private Walking Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration3 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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This Walking Tour will also take you by and into some of Philadelphia's most prominent buildings. The buildings in this area are mostly from the mid-1800's through the present. Styles range from Beaux Arts, to Chicago and International style. We also wil see the newest and tallest buildings in Center City.


One of the last old time food halls in the US
First International Style Building in the U.S.
The oldest art school in the US and a magnificent example of Frank Furness' architecture
View the exterior of this magnificent structure
Walk around this great 2nd Empire Baroque Building
View the Markey Street National Bank across the Street and then enter the John Wanamaker Building
See the former Girard Bank Building then the Land Title Building across Chestnut Street
Great 2nd empire baroque structure
Once the grandest hotel in America
Original home of the Philadelphia Orchestra
Great copy of the Strozzi Palace in Florence
Two towers that broke the 548' height barrier
1st and 2nd tallest buildings in Philadelphia
Art Deco headquarters of the Pennsylvania Railroad
Tour ends at the Love sculpture


Live guided tour


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.