Destination

Penn's Landing

Penn's Landing is a waterfront area of Center City Philadelphia along the Delaware River. Its name commemorates the landing of William Penn, the founder of Pennsylvania in 1682. It hosts family-friendly attractions, concerts and events all year long.

How to get there

Penn’s Landing is a short walk from the 2nd Street stop on the Market-Frankford Line and is serviced by different bus routes. 

Subway

Market-Frankford Line (Blue Line)

Bus Routes

Route 12

Route 21

Route 25

Route 42

Route 33

Fare

To ride the subway or bus it's $2.25 each trip or a token. Monthly and weekly Trail or TransPasses are also accepted. You can also use a One Day Independence Pass or One Day Convenience Pass.

Things To Do

No matter what the season, there’s always something to do at Penn’s Landing. During the warmer months its home to many festivals, concerts, and the Spruce Street Harbor Park pop up park. There's also Summerfest and roller skating at the Blue Cross RiverRink. Check out this SEPTA Pass Perk for discounted roller skating admission. In the winter it's all about ice skating with a Winterfest holiday garden pop up nearby. 

You can also visit the Independence Seaport Museum - which just happens to be a SEPTA Pass Perk

Penn’s Landing is also just a short walk away from historic Old City, which has plenty of restaurants, bars, shops, and art galleries.

Upcoming Local Happenings
Winterfest rink

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink

Offering majestic views of both the Delaware River and the Ben Franklin Bridge, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest houses an Olympic-size skating rink, a ski chalet-style lodge, a decorated holiday tree, rustic furniture, fire pits, warming cabins and thousands of lights that illuminate the space in style. Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, 33 or 48. 

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Free Admission

Benjamin Franklin Museum

Benjamin Franklin’s namesake museum invites guests in for a free Presidents' Day celebration as it offers free general admission on Monday, 2/20. to get here on SEPTA, hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 9, 21, 42 or 57.

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Free Admission to the NMAJH

National Museum of American Jewish History

Throughout the month of February, the National Museum of American Jewish History offers up free admission to its collections thanks to generous support from the Parkway Corporation. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44 or 57.

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Free Admission

Constitution Center

In celebration of Presidents' Day, the National Constitution Center offers free admission on Monday, 2/20. Stop by to check out its hands-on activities, interactive exhibits and more. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 48 or 57.

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