Philadelphia's Legendary Pipe Organ Is Restored

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The immense Wanamaker console

The immense Wanamaker console. Courtesy of Friends of Wanamaker hide caption

itoggle caption Courtesy of Friends of Wanamaker

The largest playable pipe organ in the world is in a department store in Philadelphia. In its heyday, the Wanamaker Organ could imitate the sounds of strings, horns, woodwinds and all kinds of bells and whistles.

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