Old City, Philadelphia

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Old City is a historic neighborhood in Center City, Philadelphia, in the area near the Delaware River where William Penn and the Quakers first settled.wikipedia
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Center City, Philadelphia

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Old City is a historic neighborhood in Center City, Philadelphia, in the area near the Delaware River where William Penn and the Quakers first settled.
Among Center City's neighborhoods and districts are Penn's Landing, Old City, Society Hill, South Street, Washington Square West, Market East, Chinatown, Logan Square, the Museum District (located along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway), Rittenhouse Square, Fitler Square, the Avenue of the Arts (South Broad Street), and Jewelers' Row.

Independence National Historical Park

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To tourists, it is best known as the site of Independence Hall and its encompassing Independence National Historical Park, Elfreth's Alley, Carpenters' Hall, the Betsy Ross House, and many of Philadelphia's other historic sites.
The park has been nicknamed "America's most historic square mile" because of its abundance of historic landmarks, and the park sites are located within the Old City and Society Hill neighborhoods of Philadelphia.

Elfreth's Alley

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To tourists, it is best known as the site of Independence Hall and its encompassing Independence National Historical Park, Elfreth's Alley, Carpenters' Hall, the Betsy Ross House, and many of Philadelphia's other historic sites.
Located in the Old City neighborhood, Elfreth's Alley is between North 2nd Street and North Front Street, in the block between Arch and Quarry Streets.

Girard Fountain Park

Girard Fountain Park is a 0.15 acre pocket park in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia, at 325 Arch Street.

George A. McCall School

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Residents are zoned to the General George A. McCall School for grades Kindergarten through 8.
The McCall School, located at 325 S. 7th Street, serves Society Hill, Chinatown, and Old City.

Christ Church, Philadelphia

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Christ Church is an Episcopal church in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia.

St. George's United Methodist Church (Philadelphia)

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St. George's United Methodist Church, located at the corner of 4th and New Streets, in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia, is the oldest Methodist church in continuous use in the United States, beginning in 1769.

Philadelphia Register of Historic Places

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In 2003, it was added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places.

Furness High School

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Previously Old City was assigned to Furness High School.
A section of Center City, including Society Hill and Old City, was formerly zoned to Furness for high school.

Benjamin Franklin High School (Philadelphia)

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All persons assigned to McCall are assigned to Benjamin Franklin High School in North Philadelphia.
Franklin serves several areas, including the Fairmount, Spring Garden, the section of Northern Liberties south of Poplar Street, and portions of Center City, including Chinatown, Old City, Rittenhouse Square, Logan Square, and Society Hill.

North Philadelphia

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All persons assigned to McCall are assigned to Benjamin Franklin High School in North Philadelphia.
The school moved to Old City in Center City in 2002.

Neighbourhood

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Old City is a historic neighborhood in Center City, Philadelphia, in the area near the Delaware River where William Penn and the Quakers first settled.

Delaware River

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Old City is a historic neighborhood in Center City, Philadelphia, in the area near the Delaware River where William Penn and the Quakers first settled.

William Penn

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Old City is a historic neighborhood in Center City, Philadelphia, in the area near the Delaware River where William Penn and the Quakers first settled.

Quakers

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Old City is a historic neighborhood in Center City, Philadelphia, in the area near the Delaware River where William Penn and the Quakers first settled.

Carpenters' Hall

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To tourists, it is best known as the site of Independence Hall and its encompassing Independence National Historical Park, Elfreth's Alley, Carpenters' Hall, the Betsy Ross House, and many of Philadelphia's other historic sites.

Betsy Ross House

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To tourists, it is best known as the site of Independence Hall and its encompassing Independence National Historical Park, Elfreth's Alley, Carpenters' Hall, the Betsy Ross House, and many of Philadelphia's other historic sites.

National Register of Historic Places

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The Old City Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.

Independence Hall

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To tourists, it is best known as the site of Independence Hall and its encompassing Independence National Historical Park, Elfreth's Alley, Carpenters' Hall, the Betsy Ross House, and many of Philadelphia's other historic sites.

National Constitution Center

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Dive bar

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Old City is one of the city's popular nightlife destinations, with lounges, dive bars, and quality restaurants, mostly along the three blocks from 3rd and Market streets to Front and Chestnut streets.