Sunday, April 26, 2015

85 Years of Neon Signs Walking Tour

Neon signs have been a dramatic part of Philadelphia and America's landscape since the 1920's. This tour will highlight signs built from 1936 to the present, examining signs of various styles and functions as well as introduce you to neon history and technology while examining some of the most spectacular and historic signs on view in the city.

85 Years of Neon Signs Walking Tour
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Center for Architecture
1218 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19107
Neon signs have been a dramatic part of Philadelphia and America's landscape since the 1920's. This tour will highlight signs built from 1936 to the present, examining signs of various styles and functions as well as introduce you to neon history and technology while examining some of the most spectacular and historic signs on view in the city.
Tickets: $20 adults, $5, child under 12
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Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Independence Brew Pub
  • The Trocadero
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall A
  • Walnut Street Theatre
  • St. Stephen's Theater
Nearby Restaurants
  • Penang
  • Sang Kee Peking Duck House
  • Rocco's Famous Italian Hoagies
  • Moriarty's Restaurant
  • Tenth Street Pourhouse
Where:
1218 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-569-3186
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