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Historic Rittenhouse Town
The Rittenhouse family, a name familiar to Philadelphians, traces roots to colonial times
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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
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Comcast Video Wall
Philadelphia is the home of the largest high definition video display in the world.
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The ENIAC Computer
Rare archival footage of John Mauchly and the ENIAC itself at work.
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Frank Furness is renowned for his public architecture designs, but not his private work.
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This Bucks County mansion has won recognition as a National Historic Landmark.
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Special programs allow visitors to learn how to plant and prune.
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Learn about the zoo's efforts to match the animals with their native flora.
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This church broke the longtime custom of not permitting blacks to build on Broad Street.
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The Athenaeum is a member supported, not-for-profit, special collections library
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"Horticulture as art form; garden as theatre."
This forty-year-old Philadelphia dance group is led by Manfred Fishbeck.
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The C.F. Martin Guitar Company has been crafting guitars since 1833.
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Air Ventures Balloons
The Air Venture begins as the crew unfurls the brightly colored nylon aircraft.
English Country Dancing
The Germantown Country Dancers bring English folksongs to the dance floor.
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Director Barbara Williams assures us that a visit to the "Shoe Museum" will be a good one.
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Conservators from Milner + Carr talk about working with Philadelphia's history.
The Future of Murals
Changing the direction of murals in Philadelphia by using LED lights.
This group collects peoples' complaints and sets them to music for public performance.
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Wanamaker Organ #2
Wanamaker organist Peter Richard Conte shows off the instrument's symphonic range.
The third and most famous member of the Philadelphia clan of sculptors, Alexander Calder.
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For thirty years, this company has brought classic and modern dance to Chester County.
She's a singer/songwriter who says she writes fairytales and dramatic pieces.
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Americans know it as "belly dancing." In the Middle East, the title is raqs al sharqi.
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