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Historic Rittenhouse Town

The Rittenhouse family, a name familiar to Philadelphians, traces roots to colonial times

Historic Rittenhouse Town

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Lidia Kaminska Accordian Player

Lidia Kaminska's goal is to make the accordion as popular in America as it is in Europe

Lidia Kaminska Accordian Player

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Comcast Video Wall

Philadelphia is the home of the largest high definition video display in the world.

Comcast Video Wall

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The ENIAC Computer

Rare archival footage of John Mauchly and the ENIAC itself at work.

The ENIAC Computer

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Dolobran House

Frank Furness is renowned for his public architecture designs, but not his private work.

Dolobran House

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Andalusia

This Bucks County mansion has won recognition as a National Historic Landmark.

Andalusia

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Scott Arboretum

Special programs allow visitors to learn how to plant and prune.

Scott Arboretum

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Philadelphia Zoo

Learn about the zoo's efforts to match the animals with their native flora.

Philadelphia Zoo

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Tindley Temple

This church broke the longtime custom of not permitting blacks to build on Broad Street.

Tindley Temple

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The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum is a member supported, not-for-profit, special collections library

The Athenaeum

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Longwood Gardens

"Horticulture as art form; garden as theatre."

Longwood Gardens

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Group Motion

This forty-year-old Philadelphia dance group is led by Manfred Fishbeck.

Group Motion

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Martin Guitars

The C.F. Martin Guitar Company has been crafting guitars since 1833.

Martin Guitars

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Air Ventures Balloons

The Air Venture begins as the crew unfurls the brightly colored nylon aircraft.

Air Ventures Balloons

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English Country Dancing

The Germantown Country Dancers bring English folksongs to the dance floor.

English Country Dancing

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Shoe Museum

Director Barbara Williams assures us that a visit to the "Shoe Museum" will be a good one.

Shoe Museum

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Conserving Philadelphia

Conservators from Milner + Carr talk about working with Philadelphia's history.

Conserving Philadelphia

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The Future of Murals

Changing the direction of murals in Philadelphia by using LED lights.

The Future of Murals

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Complaint Choir

This group collects peoples' complaints and sets them to music for public performance.

Complaint Choir

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Wanamaker Organ #2

Wanamaker organist Peter Richard Conte shows off the instrument's symphonic range.

Wanamaker Organ #2

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Sandy Calder

The third and most famous member of the Philadelphia clan of sculptors, Alexander Calder.

Sandy Calder

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Brandywine Ballet

For thirty years, this company has brought classic and modern dance to Chester County.

Brandywine Ballet

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Loretta Bilieux

She's a singer/songwriter who says she writes fairytales and dramatic pieces.

Loretta Bilieux

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Habiba

Americans know it as "belly dancing." In the Middle East, the title is raqs al sharqi.

Habiba