City Tavern

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138 South 2nd Street at Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

City Tavern
City Tavern

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The original City Tavern was a favorite meeting place of the Founding Fathers and unofficial site of the First Continental Congress. Originally built in 1773 and razed in 1854, the National Park Service built a replica of the building in 1975 as a working tavern.The existing operation provides a colonial themed restaurant and tavern atmosphere, with American Colonial style foods. The current operation provides a dining experience that immerses the customer in the historical atmosphere of the Colonial period.


Last updated: February 26, 2015

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143 S. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106


(215) 965-2305

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