Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday.
Ten things you may not know about Philadelphia, the birthplace of America:
THE BIRTHPLACE OF AMERICA
Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of the country, where the United States started. It served as the nation's capital before Washington and maintains a deep connection to its historical legacy through landmarks and museums along the lush Independence Mall. The Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence here and ratified the Constitution.
CRACK IN THE BELL
What's known now as the...