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“Lovely and smart”
Review of Rittenhouse Square

Rittenhouse Square
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US$31.99*
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Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour
Ranked #25 of 443 things to do in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: People-watching is the favorite pastime at this busting park, with loads of benches to accommodate weary pedestrians.
Bologna, Italy
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97 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Lovely and smart”
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Hang out in the area for a stroll in the park, and then have some food on the nearby restaurants or cafe. Really looked to me like the place to be

Visited July 2014
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Dunedin, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
“Let's Stroll and the Eat”
Reviewed 24 July 2014

I adore period squares and circles too as Philadelphia features both. Somehow I imagined architecture more like Beacon Hill in Boston...I was wrong. Nevertheless the green-space was calming and the usual memorial statues suitable.The more interesting restaurants are located on the feeder streets to the square. A huge choice of ethic favorites. We opted for Sushi.

Visited September 2013
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MA
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233 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“Lively area, high end shops”
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Strolling around the Walnut st area on a sunny later afternoon near this square was pleasant and enjoyable.

Even if you can't afford to buy anything, just being in the area and absorbing the atmosphere was delightful.

Visited July 2014
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Orlando, Florida
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455 reviews
183 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
“Relaxing”
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I took my lunch here and sat on a bench and just relaxed for an hour.. Pretty nice place to go if your feet are hurting and you just want to take a load off for a few minutes.

Visited July 2014
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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348 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
“Worth seeing, but not a detour”
Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

Green, calm oasis worth seeing if you are nearby, if you are lucky there will be musicians busking to ad atmosphere. It is marginally the best in the centre of town.

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