Embrace the Many Things to Do in Downtown Philadelphia
Philadelphia history redefined
Experience the rich history of Philadelphia through our exclusive partnership with Urban Adventures. This exclusive tour, guided by Philadelphia locals, enables you to truly immerse yourself in the many exciting things to do in the City of Brotherly Love.
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The Franklin Institute
0.3 miles from hotel
Founded in 1824 in honor of Benjamin Franklin, The Franklin Institute is one of Philadelphia's most popular things to do. Highlights of this fabled institution include an IMAX theater, a weather station and a Baldwin 60000 Locomotive, Space Command’s simulated earth-orbit research station.
Reading Terminal Market
0.7 miles from hotel
Located near our hotel in downtown Philadelphia, Reading Terminal Market is the nation’s oldest continuously operating farmer's market. Visitors have the opportunity to sample virtually every type of cuisine here, including authentic favorites like the Philly Cheesesteak.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
1.3 miles from hotel
Founded in 1876, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is a must-do for art and culture lovers. It currently is home to more than 300,000 works of art spanning various genres and 2,000 years.
Independence Visitor Center
1.3 miles from hotel
Begin your visit to Philadelphia at the Independence Visitor Center, where you'll enjoy a free orientation on the culture, history and other things to do in the city.
1.5 miles from hotel
Visit the Liberty Bell with ease from our downtown Philadelphia hotel. While tickets are not required for admission, guests can learn more about the history behind the Bell in the neighboring visitor center. Open year round, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
The Betsy Ross House
1.7 miles from hotel
Built more than 250 years ago, the building now known as The Betsy Ross House was the birthplace of the American flag.
2.5 miles from hotel
America's first zoo opened its gates on July 1, 1874. The Philadelphia Zoo is a 42 acre Victorian garden that is home to more than 1,300 animals, many of them rare and endangered.
Citizens Bank Park
Citizens Bank Park is home to the city's beloved Philadelphia Phillies baseball team. This 43,651-seat outdoor ballpark includes bleacher seats, and a state-of-the-art HD video board, known as the Phanavision, which is the largest LED display in the National League.
(6.3 miles from hotel)
Wells Fargo Center
The Wells Fargo Center is home to both Philadelphia's professional basketball and hockey teams, the 76’ers and the Flyers. As the premier sports and entertainment arena in Philadelphia, the Wells Fargo Center hosts over 250 games, concerts, family shows and other special events throughout the year.
(6.8 miles from hotel)
Lincoln Financial Field
Cheer on the Philadelphia Eagles at the newly renovated Lincoln Financial Field. “The Linc,” provides football fans with one of the most exciting atmospheres in professional football. (7.1 miles from hotel)