Architecture Walking Tour: Skyscrapers Old & New
Meet at exterior north portal, City Hall, N. Broad St. & JFK Blvd.
Penn Center, one of the country's most acclaimed examples of 20th century, post World War II urban renewal, is a lasting legacy of Edmund Bacon and the Philadelphia City Planning Commission. Learn how this world-famous city planner based this commercial development complex on William Penn's vision that Market Street would be a commercial thoroughfare and see two generations of commercial architecture: Modern & Post-Modern.
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1608 Walnut St.
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Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-546-1146 ext 3