Join us for the Salt Lake Chamber’s Washington, D.C. Pre-Trip to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 25-26, 2023. Philadelphia is known for the Liberty Bell, Philly Cheesesteak, and United States history. Philadelphia is in the Southeastern corner of Pennsylvania, sitting alongside the Delaware River.
Pre-Trip: Philadelphia, PA
September 25 – 26, 2023
Philadelphia is known for its extensive contributions to American history, especially the American Revolution, and for its contemporary influence in business and industry, culture, sports, and music. Philadelphia was founded in 1682 by William Penn, an English Quaker and advocate of religious freedom.
While historical attractions abound in Philly, Independence Hall is where the nation was founded. In 1776, the Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence in the building’s Assembly Room.