Dale Russell*

: Guiding since 2019


APT Certified Tour Guide


Architectural/historical walking tours in Center City Philadelphia, rain or shine. Generally lasting between 1.5-2 hours, but can be easily modified for more or less touring time. ADA compliant. COVID compliant.

I am willing to be contacted regarding the services I provide. 

Specialty Tours or Topics

- Art Deco to Modern: Architectural Trends in Philadelphia
- From Industrial Powerhouse to Commercial Core, 1865-Present
- Benjamin Franklin Parkway: Philly's "City Beautiful Movement" Showplace
- Below the Street: Trains, Trolleys and Tracks


As your tour guide, you will see a diverse, historical American city in a relaxed, informative way. As a landscape architect, I will describe not only the built environment, but also a unique, urban setting where people live, work and enjoy Philly.