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Philadelphia Guide


Welcome to the Curtis Library's guide to Philadelphia! Use the links on the left to navigate to different sections.

  • Resources--Web resources for more information and books on Philadelphia history in the library.
  • Areas and neighborhoods--More information about Philadelphia's various neighborhoods, including books about Rittenhouse Square and web links to other neighborhood information.
  • The Arts and Music--Books in the library and links to resources on music, visual art, and architecture in Philadelphia.
  • Recreation and Fun--Books and links on hiking, biking, dining and more in the city.





Photo: Curtis Institute and Locust St., 1927. Courtesy of the Curtis Archives.