Sightseeing South Philadelphia

Sweet South Philly!


FDR Park, South Philly

 

 

1) American Swedish Historical Museum

Dedicated to preserving and promoting the contributions of Swedes, Swedish Americans and other Scandinavians to the United States.

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2) Fleisher Art Memorial

Dedicated to making art accessible to all.

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3) Fort Mifflin on the Delaware

Fort Mifflin is the site of the greatest bombardment of the American Revolution and the oldest fortification in continuous use in the United States, from 1771 – 1954.

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4) Mario Lanza Institute

This tribute to actor/tenor Mario Lanza.

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5) National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia ~ 1166 S. Broad Street, 215-546-8333, saintritashrine.org

14th century, Renaissance-style church.

 

The Lookout, FDR Park