Observatories & Lookout Points
ONE LIBERTY OBSERVATION DECK— The breathtaking site offers 360-degree vistas of the entire city and beyond. When the sky is clear, guests can see all the way to New Jersey and Delaware to the east, past University City to the west, down to Philly’s stadiums to the south, and up to the neighboring suburbs to the north. Check out the high-tech touch-screen technology, allowing visitors to zoom in on what they’re seeing. Opt for a guided tour (free with admission) M-F 11 am and 3 pm, Sa-Su at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm or venture up on your own. Open daily 10 am-8 pm. www.phillyfromthetop.com. 1650 Market St., 215.561.3325. Map 1, H5
TOP OF THE TOWER— Incredible scenery, delicious cuisine and a stellar location make Top of the Tower a coveted spot for weekend brunch. This scenic venue occupied the 50th and 51st floors of Three Logan Center. Looking out floor-to-ceiling windows or from the open-air patios, visitors get a bird’s eye view of such Philadelphia monuments as the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Logan Square, Eakins Oval and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. www.topofthetower.com. 1717 Arch St., 215.567.8787.