PHOTOS: ‘Sister Cities’ Park opened to public

A monument to Philadelphia’s “Sister Cities” was originally dedicated in 1976 to recognize the city’s participation in the global program. Philadelphia’s first two sister cities were Florence, Italy, and Tel Aviv, Israel, named in 1964 and 1966, followed by Torun, Poland; Tianjin, China; Incheon, Korea; Douala, Cameroon; Nizhny Novgorod, Russia; Kobe, Japan; Aix-en-Provence, France and Abruzzo, Italy.


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