Exciting and Intriguing Things to Do in Philadelphia
From historical sites to museums and sporting events, there is a wide range of wonderful things to do in Philadelphia. The Westin Mount Laurel offers an ideal location, just six miles from downtown Philadelphia and minutes away from attractions including Independence Hall and The Constitution Center. Book your weekend visit at our hotel today, and experience the best of Philadelphia.
520 Chestnut Street (Between 5th & 6th St.), Philadelphia, PA | (215) 965-2305
History buffs should place a visit to this landmark at the top of their list of things to do in Philadelphia. Independence Hall is the centerpiece of the city's Independence National Historical Park; it is known primarily as the location where both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated and adopted. It also houses the Liberty Bell, an iconic symbol of American independence.
The Constitution Center
Independence Mall, 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA | (215) 409-6600
The Constitution Center brings the United States Constitution to life by hosting interactive exhibitions and constitutional conversations; it inspires active citizenship by celebrating the American constitutional tradition.
The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA | (215) 448-1200
The Franklin Institute is one of the oldest centers of science education and development in the United States, dating back to 1824. It also houses the Benjamin Franklin National Memorial. There are many exciting things to do and explore here for visitors of all ages; whether you're in town for a weekend or a longer vacation, be sure to spend time here.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA | (215) 763-8100
Located at the west end of the city's Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is one of the largest art museums in the United States. It has collections of more than 227,000 objects, including European and American paintings, prints, drawings, and decorative arts.
The Rodin Museum
2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway | Philadelphia, PA
The largest collection of sculptor Auguste Rodin's works outside Paris is right here in Philadelphia. For the first time since the museum opened in 1929, the doors were closed for a three-year, $9 million renovation which brought this museum back to its original splendor. Doors were reopened to the public on July 12, 2012.
Citizens Bank Park
1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia, PA | (215) 463-1000
Citizens Bank Park is a 43,651-seat baseball park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, part of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex, and home of the Philadelphia Phillies. It is commonly referred to by locals simply as "The Bank" or "CBP".
1001 North Delaware Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | (877) 477-3715
Take your friends and family to the slots and enjoy a night on the town at one of Philadelphia’s great casinos. Located along the Delaware River, the casino is one of five stand-alone casinos in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood.