Philadelphia Things to do

Welcome to Philadelphia, the city that loves you back. This is the city where American Democracy was born, the city where culture and nightlife abound, and world-class shopping and dining experiences await you. We look forward to welcoming you back again and again.

The following is a food, sights, and shopping in Philadelphia. It is not by any means all-inclusive. If you are looking for something that you do not see here, please feel free to call us and we will help you!

Restaurants near the facility


10 Arts by Eric Ripert

10 South Broad Street
+1 (215) 523-8273
Celebrity chef Eric Riopert has dashed up yet another success with 10 Art. His mission is simple; to offer the best of contemporary American cuisine showcasing the bounty of locally grown.

Alma de Cuba

1623 Walnut Street
+1 (215) 988-1799
Nuevo Latino. Enjoy delicious dishes infused with the sensuous flavors of Cuban-inspired cuisine in a vibrant atmosphere reminiscent of Old Havana. $$$

Barbuzzo Restaurant

110 South 13th Street
+1 (215) 546-9300
Barbuzzo is a Mediterranean restaurant and bar located in the trendy Midtown Village section of center city. With a wood-burning oven for pizzas & roasting, Barbuzzo’s menu features rustic, hand crafted regional fare. Barbuzzo features bar and kitchen counter seating overlooking the open kitchen. $$$

Chops Restaurant and Bar

1701 JFK Blvd, Ste 100
+1 (215) 922-7770
Restaurant + Bar at Comcast Center offers a mix of surf and turf. Inside and outside seating available. Lunch or after work, dinner or casual dining, you’ll find Chops Restaurant + Bar at Comcast Center is a cut above the rest. Full Bar  SSS


111 South 17th Street
+ (215) 563-4810
stylish, upscale Northern Italian Steakhouse is located in the historic Provident Bank Building just off the fashionable Rittenhouse Row shopping district. Serving prime dry-aged steaks, two-time "Best of Philly" winner, seafood and pasta; featuring our four-time "Award of Excellence" wine list. 

City Tavern

138 2nd Street at Walnut Street
+1 (215) 413-1443
Built in 1773, this restaurant hosted many of the Founding Fathers' historic celebrations. Enjoy the history and romance in he elegantly appointed dinning rooms. $$$

Geno's Steaks

1219 South 9th Street
+1 (215) 389-0659
Featured in music videos and well-recognized across the country, Geno's is open twenty-four-hours daily, outside seating only $

Han Dynasty

108 Chestnut Street
+1 (215) 922-1888
This Szechuan BYOB is great for big parties. don't miss the Dan Dan noodles.

The Prime Rib

1701 Locust Street
+1 (215) 772-1701
Piano-bass is performed nightly; jackets required for gentlemen in the dinning room. $$$

Tir Na Nog Bar & Grill

(Located directly next door to the facility)
1600 Arch Street
+1 (267) 514-1700
A warm Irish pub with sophisticated charm and a menu to compliment it. New American cuisine with Celtic influences. Extensive beer, wine, scotch and whiskey selections. $$


237 St James Place
+1 (215) 625-8800
Celebrated Chef Michael Solomonoz has given traditional Israeli  street food a makeover. He calls the food 'Modern Israeli' and each small plate elevates simple flavors and ingredients with rich and toothsome results.$$$

Local Attractions

Betsy Ross House

239 Arch Street
+1 (215) 686-1252

National Constitution Center

525 Arch Street
Independence Mall
+1 (215) 409-6600

Ride the Ducks

437 Chestnut Street, Suite 910
+1 (215) 277-DUCK
80-minute tour; departs frequently from 6th & Chestnut.

Spirit of Philadelphia

The great Plaza at Penn's Landing
+1 (215) 923-1419
Lunch, dinner, and moonlight cruises, call for times and prices

Philadelphia Museum of Art

26th & The Benjamin Franklin Parkway
+1 (215) 763-8100 / +1 (215) 684-7500

Reading Terminal Market

51 North 12th Street
+1 (215) 922-2317

Mummer's Museum

2nd Street & Washington Avenue
+1 (215) 336-3050

A view from the Top - Double Decker Bus Tours
+1 (886) 3BIGBUS


Good news; no sales tax on clothes in PA!

Franklin Mills Mall (Premium Outlet Stores)

1455 Franklin Mills Circle
+1 (215) 682-1500 / +1 (800) 336-MALL

The Bellevue

200 South Broad Street
+1 (215) 875-8350

King of Prussia Mall (Second Largest Mall in the US)

160 North Gulph Road, King of Prussia
+1 (610) 265-5727 / +1 (610) 337-1210

The Shops at Liberty Place

(Located two-blocks from the facility)
16th & Chestnut Streets
+1 (215) 851-9055

Chestnut Hill

7600 - 8700 Germantown Avenue
+1 (215) 247-6696


Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

Lincoln Financial Field
+1 (215) 463-5500

Philadelphia Flyers (NHL)

Wells Fargo Center
+1 (215) 336-3600

Philadelphia Phantoms (AHL)

Wachovia Spectrum
+1 (215) 465-4522

Philadelphia 76ers (NBA)

Waells Fargo Center
+1 (215) 339-7600

Philadelphia Phillies (MLB)

Citizen's Bank Park
+1 (215) 463-5000

Philadelphia Center City


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