2021 Philadelphia World Heritage City Celebration




Save the Date for the 6th Annual World Heritage City Celebration

September 9, 2021


Join us as we celebrate our World Heritage City designation here and around the world with
300 of our fellowWorld Heritage Cities!


Honoring Andrea Mitchell, NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent
and Chief Washington Correspondent; Host, MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports”  



World Heritage City Celebration Co-Chairs

  • Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake, President, Independence Blue Cross Foundation
    Vice President of Community Affairs, Independence Blue Cross 
  • Alan Greenberger, Department Head and Distinguished Teaching Professor
    Department of Architecture, Design & Urbanism Westphal College, Drexel University


Funds raised help Global Philadelphia Association continue its work on the World Heritage City Project and its four critical initiatives of the GPA mission: education, preservation, building awareness and extending our global reach.


World Heritage Sponsors


Heritage Sponsors