Reading Terminal Market
Experience a piece of U.S. history with a visit to Reading Terminal Market, one of the nation’s oldest and largest public markets. Offering an impressive selection of locally sourced and exotic ingredients, fresh produce, restaurants, food stalls and kitchenware, this historic marketplace is the next best thing to do in Pennsylvania after visiting Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.
Weave your way through the maze of busy shops, and you’ll find everything you could ever want for your next elaborate dinner party. When you’re through with shopping, grab a sweet treat at Bassetts Ice Cream, America’s oldest ice cream company.
If you’re in the mood for a savory snack, stop by the Pennsylvania Dutch bakery for a warm pretzel fetched straight out of the oven. Afterwards, make your way to Tea Leaf, where the friendly staff is happy to tell you about the broad selection of tasty teas that are brought in from all over the world.
No matter what your favorite food is, Reading Terminal Market is sure to have it ready for you to enjoy on your next trip to Philadelphia.