The United States was born at the Pennsylvania State House, better known today as Independence Hall, in Philadelphia on 04 July 1776. The date signifies the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. The Constitution was also drafted here which laid the framework for the nation's future.
William Penn - the founder of Pennsylvania - envisaged a people of all faiths living in harmony and freedom, hence the city's nickname "the city of brotherly love". Experience today a wonderful city packed with cultural and historical sites, great shopping and some of the best dining in north America.
Our 3 night/4 day 'Birthplace Of The Nation' weekend packages include a choice of three great city hotels - the Holiday Inn Historic District, the Hotel Sofitel and the Crowne Plaza Hotel.
Most famous as the birthplace of American Independence and home of the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia is also a shopper's paradise with NO TAX payable on all clothing items. Phili's tax free stores make Pennsylvania's oldest city an interesting alternative to the Big Apple or Boston. "There's no shopping center - like shopping Center City!" With department stores like Lord & Taylor, boutiques, galleries, museum shops and malls, you could shop forever. There are over 2000 retail stores in Center City alone. The city is also laced with some unique shopping districts, including Manayunk, South Street, Chestnut Hill, Old City, Antique Row, Jeweler's Row, Fabric Row and Rittenhouse Row. You need several days to shop it all!
Located in the heart of downtown Philadelphia the Westin Philadelphia is the ideal location to experience the Philadelphia Historic sites and family fun! The Liberty Bell, National Constitution Center & Philadelphia Zoo are just a few of the Philadelphia attractions to experience during your getaway. Walk to Center City businesses, fine dining, upscale shopping, museums, Rittenhouse Square, Avenue of the Arts-Theatre District & Antique Row. Just 6 blocks from the Pennsylvania Convention Center and Amtrak's 30th Street Station. Enjoy a luxurious stay with our beautifully appointed new Sleep Advantage accommodations. We have upgraded our beds to a new level of comfort with 7 pillows, plush duvet cover, luxurious sheets and pillow-top mattress. We feature quiet zones, Sleep CD, relaxation tips, Sleep Amenities and a guaranteed wake-up call.
Relax at our seasonal outdoor rooftop pool with views of the city. Enjoy an authentic meal at the Elephant & Castle English-Style Pub-Restaurant. Order in from our mouthwatering room service selections. For those on the go, stop by our Café Express located in the lobby.
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