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Independence Hall Christian Ochse

Many of the reviews are solely of the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, which is understandable as these are the most famous monuments, and only Independence Hall is on the WHS. However, I think to have a truly exceptional experience of the colonial and Federal history of Philadelphia, one has to visit the area of Independence National Historical Park BEHIND and to the east of the landmark. Really, the whole park should be inscribed, including Christ Church, Carpenter's Hall, the First and Second Banks of the US, and the Merchant's Exchange. Honestly, those are all just as beautiful and representative examples of the early government of the US. The two banks, Merchant's Exchange, and Carpenter's Hall are undeniably beautiful architecturally and they really give you a fuller understanding of the city as a "capital.

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Lists

  1. Major Town Houses
  2. Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai
  3. Val d'Orcia
  4. Vienna
  5. Upper Middle Rhine Valley
  6. Kew Gardens
  7. Town Hall and Roland, Bremen
  8. Primeval Beech Forests
  9. Liverpool
  10. Causses and Cévennes
  11. Regensburg
  12. Plantin-Moretus Museum
  13. Rideau Canal
  14. Dolomites
  15. Bordeaux
  16. Fortifications of Vauban
  17. Mantua and Sabbioneta
  18. Wadden Sea
  19. Longobards in Italy
  20. Albi
  21. Amsterdam Canal Ring
  22. Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin
  23. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings
  24. Burgundy
  25. Speicherstadt and Kontorhaus District
  26. Forth Bridge
  27. Speyer Cathedral
  28. Würzburg Residence
  29. Florence
  30. Avignon
  31. Great Smoky Mountains
  32. Belem
  33. Monastery of Batalha
  34. Convent of Christ in Tomar
  35. La Fortaleza
  36. Old City of Berne
  37. Pilgrimage Church of Wies
  38. Yellowstone
  39. Cologne Cathedral
  40. Québec
  41. Statue of Liberty
  42. Burgos Cathedral
  43. Works of Antoni Gaudí
  44. Pont du Gard
  45. Fortified City of Carcassonne
  46. Evora
  47. Trier
  48. Durham Castle and Cathedral
  49. Studley Royal Park
  50. Stonehenge
  51. Gwynedd Castles
  52. Mudejar Architecture of Aragon
  53. Toledo
  54. Salamanca
  55. Seville
  56. Venice and its Lagoon
  57. Piazza del Duomo (Pisa)
  58. Budapest
  59. Hawaii Volcanoes
  60. Sian Ka'an
  61. Blenheim Palace
  62. Westminster
  63. City of Bath
  64. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
  65. Tower of London
  66. Strasbourg
  67. Canterbury
  68. Monastery of Alcobaça
  69. Poblet Monastery
  70. Potsdam
  71. Quedlinburg
  72. Maulbronn Monastery
  73. San Gimignano
  74. Paris, Banks of the Seine
  75. Prague
  76. Bamberg
  77. City of Luxembourg
  78. Siena
  79. Sintra
  80. Edinburgh
  81. Bauhaus Sites
  82. Ferrara
  83. Defence Line of Amsterdam
  84. Everglades
  85. Canal du Midi
  86. Fertö/Neusiedlersee
  87. Independence Hall
  88. La Lonja de la Seda
  89. Luther Memorials
  90. Salzburg
  91. Schönbrunn
  92. Ravenna
  93. Pienza
  94. Verona
  95. Mont-Saint-Michel
  96. Hallstatt-Dachstein
  97. Chartres Cathedral
  98. Kinderdijk
  99. Modena
  100. Urbino
  101. Versailles
  102. Vézelay
  103. Classical Weimar
  104. Flemish Béguinages
  105. Grand Place, Brussels
  106. Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France
  107. Lyon
  108. Museumsinsel (Museum Island)
  109. Wartburg Castle
  110. Beemster Polder
  111. Loire Valley
  112. Belfries
  113. Rietveld Schröderhuis
  114. Wachau Cultural Landscape
  115. Assisi
  116. Brugge
  117. Blue and John Crow Mountains