Tourism Tip: Museums and Restaurants from the DRI Foundation Online Charity Auction

This week we’ll phocus on attractions and eateries in Philadelphia that you can bid on in the DRI Foundation Charity Auction,5 15 2013 Tourism Tip
because they are great places you’ll want to visit; because we’d like you to consider supporting our fundraising supporters; and because you only have untilMay 24 to bid for them online by clicking here!

The National Liberty Museum features tributes to heroes of freedom and democracy around the world with beautiful, educational glass art exhibits. It’s located about a mile from DRI2013. In the summer, it’s open weekdays from 10 AM to 5 PM. Click here for information, or call 215-925-2800. Click hereto bid.

The National Museum of American Jewish Historypresents educational programs and experiences that preserve, explore and celebrate the history of Jews in America. Advance registration is suggested for the unique themed programs offered by the Museum, located in Independence Mall (about a mile from DRI2013). It’s open 10 AM to 5 PM, with some exceptions – click here for info, or call (215) 923-3811. Click hereto bid.

At Fogo de Chao, the menu is based on the Brazilian tradition of churrasco, the Gaucho way of roasting meats over pits of open fire for delicious barbecues. It’s located less than a mile from DRI2013. For information and reservations, or call(215) 636.9700. Click here to bid.

In its historic location featuring dramatic views of the Schuylkill River, the Water Works Restaurant serves a variety of American classics with an emphasis on seafood. It’s located just over two miles from DRI2013. You can make a reservation online through Open Table, or call215.236.9000. Click here to bid.

Sample from over 60 wines by the glass, or 20 by the bottle, at the Vintage Wine Bar, about half a mile from DRI2013. The kitchen is open till midnightevery day, offering light bites to hearty entrees. Click here for info, and here to bid.