Souvenir Shopping Part 1, Philadelphia

Souvenir Shopping Part 1, Philadelphia

It would be a pity to leave Philadelphia without having explored its specialty shops and bringing home something truly original. We've compiled a list of gifts and souvenirs, which are unique to Philadelphia, that a visitor might like to purchase to reflect their visit.
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Souvenir Shopping Part 1 Map

Guide Name: Souvenir Shopping Part 1
Guide Location: USA » Philadelphia (See other walking tours in Philadelphia)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 km
Author: Daniel
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Campbell & Company

1) Campbell & Company

What to buy here: Campbell & Company Liberty Bell charm.

Nothing says you had a good time in Philly like a custom-made diamond ring. For generations, Campbell & Company, located on historic Jewelers Row (the oldest in the nation) has offered one of a kind, top quality jewelry. Over 80% of their jewelry consists of original designs they create in their shop. Voted the place to buy diamonds in Philadelphia, their prices are among the very best in the region, consistently beating out New...   view more
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Pennsylvania General Store

2) Pennsylvania General Store

What to buy here: Phillyware Gift Set and Jonathan’s wooden utensils.

Looking for something extraordinary to dress up your dining room table? Choose this sophisticated dinner setting featuring hand-drawn illustrations of Philly’s most famous attractions such as Independence Hall, Boathouse Row and Art Museum. Each set includes 2 plates, 2 cups and 2 wine glasses and everything is dishwasher and microwave safe. $99.99 at the Pennsylvania General Store.

The Pennsylvania General Store is...   view more
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Marcie Blaine Artisanal Chocolates

3) Marcie Blaine Artisanal Chocolates

What to buy here: Marcie Blaine Artisanal Chocolates.

Who knew a taste of heaven was available right here in Center City? Indulge in chocolates made of the finest ingredients right on the premises. There are a lot of different tastes and textures to choose from, but think twice about coming in here when you are hungry! The ingredient list alone will be enough to start a major chocolate craving. These are chocolates to be enjoyed and savored, they are that extraordinary. For gifts, you might...   view more
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Duross & Langel Soaps and Candles

4) Duross & Langel Soaps and Candles

What to buy here: Duross & Langel Soaps and Candles

After a full day of touring the city, nothing beats a long relaxing soak in the tub. Especially when you have laid in a supply of luxurious and heavenly scented Duross & Langel products. Developed and crafted in Philadelphia this natural line will have your skin (and mood) in top condition in no time.

Bliss out to the gorgeous colors and designs of the soaps themselves. Made in small quantities to ensure top quality, Duross &...   view more
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Mütter Museum Shop

5) Mütter Museum Shop

What to buy here: Mütter Museum Oddities.

Okay, granted the Mütter Museum isn’t for everyone, but if you or someone you know is an avid CSI fan or medical science buff this is absolutely a must-see stop on your trip to Philadelphia. The museum’s collection began over 150 years ago when a 19th century surgeon decided to display his remarkable collection of medical oddities and unusual conditions. A favorite with David Letterman, and the Discovery Channel, both have spotlighted the...   view more
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Eastern State Penitentiary Gift Shop

6) Eastern State Penitentiary Gift Shop

What to buy here: Eastern State Penitentiary Memorabilia.

Talk with almost any Philadelphia resident and sooner or later they are going to ask if you’ve visited the Pen. What Pen are they referring to? Philadelphia’s notorious Eastern State Penitentiary, considered America’s most historic prison.

It was the world’s first true “penitentiary” imprisoning many of America’s most notorious criminals, including bank robber “Slick Willie” Sutton and Al Capone. Today it is no...   view more

Walking Tours in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Old City History Walk

Old City History Walk

Let Philadelphia tell you about the great history of the United States through its outstanding historic places. Learn more about America’s founding fathers, key events during the 18th century, the country’s long-awaited independence and its glorious attainment of liberty. Take the following tour to discover Philadelphia’s history.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.3 km
Philadelphia Religious Buildings Walking Tour

Philadelphia Religious Buildings Walking Tour

Like every historic city, Philadelphia has a vast range of old churches and historic places of worship. Many of its religious buildings are National Historic Landmarks. Take the following tour to see the most beautiful religious buildings in Philadelphia!

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km
Philadelphia Museums Walking Tour

Philadelphia Museums Walking Tour

Philadelphia is home to many outstanding museums. Dating back to the 18th and 19th centuries, these buildings feature great collections, interesting expositions and the best exhibits. Take the following tour to visit Philadelphia’s great museums!

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 km
Souvenir Shopping Part 2

Souvenir Shopping Part 2

It would be a pity to leave Philadelphia without having explored its specialty shops and bringing home something truly original. We've compiled a list of gifts and souvenirs, which are unique to Philadelphia, that a visitor might like to purchase to reflect their visit.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.8 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Philadelphia is one of the most outstanding historic places in the USA. It is the homeland of the Liberty Bell and the Independence Hall where the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence were signed. Here you will also find many art museums one of which is named in the memory of Benjamin Franklin who made Philadelphia famous. Here is a list of the most famous attractions in Philadelphia.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.5 km
Philadelphia Kids Entertainment Tour

Philadelphia Kids Entertainment Tour

Philadelphia is one of the greatest family destinations in the United States. This wonderful city offers a diversity of interesting attractions for all ages. Its fabulous Arden Theatre Company, the African American Museum, the magnificent sweet shops on Market Street and the Independence Seaport Museum are amazing places for parents to enjoy with their kids. Check out these great attractions in this next self-guided tour!

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 km

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