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The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park Is Open Now Through February 28

The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park has proved to be extremely popular and will be open through February 28. If you have not had the chance yet to bring the kids to Dilworth Park to skate, there’s still plenty of opportunity to experience the rink in the grand setting of Dilworth Park at City Hall. The Rothman Rink is open 7 days a week.

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February 6 & 21 Take the Mural Arts Program's African American Iconic Images Trolley Tour

In observance of African American History Month, the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program is partnering with the African American Museum of Philadelphia to offer a special mural trolley tour of the Albert M. Greenfield African American Iconic Images Collection. This rich collection of images gives a visual autobiography of Philadelphia and of iconic African American figures of the past and present.

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Winter Warm Up Sale at the National Constitution Center Through March 31

The National Constitution Center is having a Winter Warm Up sale through March 31. For just $10 (usually $14.50) and $5 for children ages 4-12 (usually $8), visitors can experience the Center’s main exhibitions, take in the live production of Freedom Rising before it closes for renovations, view a rare copy of the Bill of Rights in the Constituting Liberty exhibit, and discover how freedom of religion became a fundamental right in Religious Liberty and the Founding of America.

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New One Liberty Observation Deck Offers Family Fun For Four Package

Give your family a bird’s eye view. $49 for two adults (ages 12+) and two youths (ages 3-11). Valid now through February 29, 2016. Available for purchase at ticketing counter.

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Now Through May 30 Tarantulas: Alive and Up Close

Tarantulas have a reputation that precedes them—terrifying, fast, hairy, scary—the biggest, baddest, and most fearsome of all spiders. In the Academy’s newest hands-on exhibit, Tarantulas: Alive and Up Close, you will come face-to-face with a stunning array of live tarantulas … fangs and all.

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Sister Cities Park

Sister Cities Park, at 18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, has something for everyone. Families can explore the Children's Discovery Garden, rent and sail boats in the boat pond, grab a bite to eat at Milk & Honey Cafe or just sit and relax at Sister Cities Fountain and enjoy the picturesque views.

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K-8 Public Elementary Schools Map

Center City's public elementary schools present a variety of options for families. According to School District policy, parents living within a particular public elementary school's boundaries can send their children to their neighborhood school by applying at any time.

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African American Museum In Philadelphia Debuts Exhibition Of Afro-Cuba And Groupo Antillano

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The Philadelphia Auto Show Rolls Into Town January 30

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Top 15 Most Festive Things To Do For The Holidays This Week

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The African American Museum In Philadelphia Hosts Its Annual Kwanzaa Celebration December 26-27

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Holiday Sing-Alongs, Movies And After-Dark Festivities This Week In Philly

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Seven Pop-Up Markets For Last-Minute Holiday Shopping This Weekend In Philly

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Celebrate Chanukah And More In Philadelphia With Menorah Lightings And Live Entertainment

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20 Merry Ways To Spend Your Holiday Nights In Philadelphia

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Top Holiday Events And Happenings Rolling Out In Philadelphia’s Countryside This Season

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Ring In New Year’s Eve 2015/2016 In Philadelphia With Two Huge Fireworks Shows Over The Delaware River; Enter To Win Tickets To Party On Ice!

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10+ Holiday Happenings Not To Miss This Week In Philadelphia

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Eight Festive Christmas Tree Lighting Celebrations This Week In Philadelphia

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