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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. There are 559 properties and districts listed on the National Register in Philadelphia, including 67 National Historic Landmarks.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Number of listings by district

The properties are distributed across all of Philadelphia's 12 planning districts. East/West Oak Lane, Olney, Upper North and Lower North are included as North Philadelphia. Kensington, Near Northeast and Far Northeast are part of Northeast Philadelphia. Roxborough/Manayunk and Germantown/Chestnut Hill are a part of Northwest Philadelphia.

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District # of Sites
1 Center City 146
2 North 155
3 Northeast 58
4 Northwest 72
5 South 59
6 Southwest 12
7 West 62
(Duplicates): (5)
Total: 559
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