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Brotherly Love Tour

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Loews Philadelphia Hotel

1200 Market St

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Join us as we take you on an up-close and personal tour of the historic city of Philadelphia. This tour will provide knowledge and insight on some of Philadelphia’s most famous and historic landmarks including an opportunity to see two of the remaining gas holders in the United States, Passyunk Plant No. 6 Holder and Richmond Plant No. 11. Holder. Additional locations that will be viewed include sites like City Hall, Philadelphia Zoo, and that famous Rocky statue, Philadelphia is so well known for, and many more. Fun facts and interesting historic facts provided.

Families are welcome! A bagged lunch will be provided by South Philly’s very own Tony Luke’s.

The field trip will remain on public streets for the off-bus portions.

Our passenger luxury motor coaches have individual seats with plenty of elbow room, storage and restroom. All passengers will enjoy a safe and comfortable ride.

This event is a FREE event but seating is limited, and reservations are on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Field trip participants must be registered for MGP Conference 2019 or be accompanying someone registered for MGP Conference 2019.
Don’t be left out register early!

This Brotherly Love tour is brought to you by Pace Analytical and Enviro-Air Technologies, Inc.

Tour Agenda:

12:30 – 1:00: Begin bus boarding at Loews and serve lunches

1:05: City Hall history

1:10: Ben Franklin Parkway history

1:15: Rocky Statue and Philadelphia Art Museum

1:20: Philadelphia Water Works and Boathouse Row

1:30: Philadelphia Zoo

1:35: History of Passyunk Ave Gas Works, environmental conditions and regulatory status.

1:50: Passyunk Holder No. 6 tour, off-bus for photo opportunities.

2:20: Depart Passyunk to Richmond Plant. More Philadelphia History, sports stadiums, the Philadelphia Navy Yard, USS United States, and the Mosholu

2:40: Richmond and Tioga Act 2 Sites history, environmental conditions, and regulatory status. Drive around the plant.

2:50 Richmond Plant Holder No. 11 tour, off-bus photo opportunity

3:15: Depart Richmond Plant

3:30: Arrive at Loews, end tour

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