Christmas in Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia

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Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square is ripe for classic holiday photos.  The tree is up, the lights are hung, and it’s 65 degrees three days before Christmas.  Maybe not entirely classic.  Snow-covered would have been nice.  Although for the fair-weather photographer, it’s not so bad.

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After having been away from Philadelphia for over ten years, moving back last week and living just two blocks from this beautiful park is a real treat.

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It’s also worth taking time to appreciate the park’s sculptures, like “The Duck Lady” and Lion Crushing Serpent.

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3 Comments on “Christmas in Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia

  1. Everything I know about Philly I learned from the Rocky movie. Or the song, at least, I never saw the movie, so this is great.

    • Glad to be of service. I was wearing an Italian Stallion robe while taking the photos, so…

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