Hidden Philadelphia: The Historic Amphitheater

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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A historic amphitheater in a Pennsylvania hospital once held nearly 300 onlookers in the seats. What were they watching?

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Built in 1804 and used until 1868, the operating theater was the first of its kind in America.

Hidden Philadelphia is an exclusive 6abc series uncovering secrets of Philadelphia. Click here to watch more stories.