Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
world class art museum, housing more than 300,000 works spanning 2,000 years
The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
housing over 800 paintings by Impressionist and Modernist masters
2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
over 140 of Auguste Rodin's works
The African American Museum in Philadelphia
701 Arch St.
celebrating and interpreting African American history and culture
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall E
preserving and interpreting the American Jewish experience
The Franklin Institute
222 N. 20th St.
hands-on science museum
Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
the oldest natural science research institution and museum in the USA
Avenue of the Arts
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 S. Broad St.
home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Philadanco, and the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad St.
concert hall & opera house, home of the Pennsylvania Ballet and the Opera Company of Philadelphia.
250 S. Broad St.
touring Broadway shows
265 S. Broad St.
winner of 39 Barrymore Awards for Excellence in Theater
Suzanne Roberts Theater
480 S. Broad St.
home of the Philadelphia Theatre Company
520 Chestnut Street
birthplace of both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Liberty Bell Center
6th & Market Sts.
320 Chestnut St.
hosted the First Continental Congress in 1774
6th & Chestnut Sts.
meeting place of the U.S. Congress and home of the US Capital from 1790-1800
Declaration (Graff) House
7th & Market Sts.
location of the drafting of the Declaration of Independence by Thomas Jefferson
Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Ave.
126 Elfreths Alley
America's oldest continuously inhabited residential street
Philadelphia Welcome Centers
Independence Visitor Center-located at 6th & Market Streets on Independence Mall
Fairmount Park Welcome Center-located at 16th St. & JFK Blvd. in Love Park
Reading Terminal Market
Philadelphia’s historic public market, featuring: locally grown and produce; Amish specialties; fresh meats, seafood, and poultry; handmade confections and baked goods; and a wide variety of restaurants. Located at 12th & Arch Streets.
Philly PLASH Downtown Loop
Quick, easy, and inexpensive bus route to key destinations throughout center city Philadelphia
May-Labor Day, 7 days a week, service every 15 minutes
Sept.-Dec., Fri, Sat., Sun., service every 15 minutes
Stops at: Penns Landing / National Museum of American Jewish History, National Constitution Center, Reading Terminal Market, Shops at Liberty Place, The Barnes Foundation, The Franklin Institute, Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Zoo, and Please Touch Museum
$5 all-day pass, $2 single ride, children 4 and under and Seniors ride free
Indego Bike Share
Philadelphia's bike share program
60 stations located around the city-2 stations located within 2 blocks of The Rittenhouse Guest House
Purchase a pass at any station
Return bike at any station