The City of Brotherly Love is indeed filled with sisterly affection. Within Philadelphia’s metro area, Black women can explore an abundance of Black culture, including recently opened French-influenced restaurants, intimate jazz clubs, thrift-like shops and tucked-away museums curated especially for melanin queens. And what’s a trip to Philly without visiting at least one iconic landmark? Since Philly is home to a wealth of must-visit locales, ESSENCE takes you on a journey of spaces for us, by us.