Getting engaged is one of the most exciting events that can happen in someone’s life. This means that there is a lot of planning that goes into making the proposal perfect. Working in the love business, proposal stories are one of the best parts about being a jeweler. The fall season is a prime time to get engaged, especially in Philadelphia. There is something about the changing leaves and crisp air that screams romance! With that being said, here are the top five places in Philadelphia to get engaged in the fall.
1. Art Museum
The Art Museum is one of the most iconic symbols of Philadelphia and is a top spot to get engaged. Take a walk up the Art Museum steps for one of the best views of the city. The changing leaves of the fall trees lining the Ben Franklin Parkway and the city skyline in the background make for an ideal setting for a classic proposal. You’ll head back down those steps with not only a fiancé but feeling like a champion with your winning proposal.
2. Elfreth's Alley
Elfreth’s Alley is the nation’s oldest residential street and is located off of 2nd Street in Old City. Packed with history and beauty, this is a great location to not only get engaged but enjoy the fall festivities in Old City. Take a walk back in time and enjoy the cobblestone streets and red facades. This Instagram worthy proposal will leave her blushing just like the red shutters and brick walls that line this district.
3. Race Street Pier
For that couple whole loves scenic strolls and breathtaking views, Race Street Pier is the engagement point for you. Located right under the Ben Franklin Bridge, the pier extends into the Delaware River. Lined with colorful trees and benches, there are a ton of good hiding spots for a photographer to capture your special moment. Positioned right in Penn’s Landing, there are so many places within walking distance to continue your celebration.
4. Independence Historical Park
Talk about a ton of history bundled in one location! Independence Historical Park is the home of the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Constitution Center. No matter which way you turn, you’re surrounded by history. So many beginnings happened within this one location making it an excellent place to get engaged and start your new beginning together.
5. Fairmount Park
Show that you will go the extra mile and take a scenic walk through all the hidden gems in Fairmount Park. Surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, you’re bound to find the perfect proposal place. Fairmount Park is open from sunrise to sunset so you will never miss that moment to pop the question. Also known as the Lungs of the City, this place is guaranteed to take her breath away.
From the engagement ring to the proposal, to all the moments in between and after, Steven Singer Jewelers is here to help guide. No matter where you decide to propose, it will be perfect. Have any suggestions on other locations in Philly to get engaged in the fall, send them my way. Reach out to me, Gigi, personally at email@example.com or 215-627-3242. Real people! Real Experts. Real Jewelers. Ready to help!
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