Iconic Pet Shop Where Rocky Fell In Love Is Demolished

Adrian's Pet Shop

The Philadelphia building that housed pet store featured in the Rocky films and which later became a tourist attraction – was demolished. Sylvester Stallone as boxer Rocky Balboa in that store courted his eventual wife, Adrian, played by Talia Shire.
The shop appeared in five out of the seven Rocky films, including Rocky, Rocky II, Rocky V, Rocky Balboa, and Creed. Later, it was a popular place that has been visited by fans of Rocky.

Adrian’s Pet Shop

Guide tours dedicated to the cult film Ben Kaplan told that on Thursday he led a group of tourists to this shop and he discovered construction crews tearing the building down.
The building which was once a real store for pets is been empty for several years.

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Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.


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