- Betsy Ross House
- The Franklin Institute
- Adventure Aquarium
- Eastern State Penitentiary
- Battleship New Jersey
- Reading Terminal Market
- Mutter Museum
- The Barnes Foundation
- Philadelphia Museum of Art
- National Constitution Center
- National Museum of American Jewish History
- Independence Hall
- Liberty Bell Center
- Mother Bethel Church
- Polish American Cultural Center Museum
- Xfinity Live Philadelphia
- Museum of the American Revolution
- The Miraculous Medal Shrine
- Cherry Street Pier
- One Liberty Observation Deck
- Largest WaWa in the Country
Direction from City Center to Hotel: East
Distance from Hotel: 1 MI/ 1.61 KM
Distance from Hotel: 1 MI/ 1.61 KM West
Golf: 6.2 MI/ 9.98 KM South
There are many historic and popular attractions right in our back yard. Be sure to visit the Betsy Ross House, or take a walk down China Town. The Reading Terminal is a favorite hot spot that is perfect for lunch or an early dinner. For a short drive some secrets of our city is Fairmont Park that offer's a walking path along the Schuylkill River with creative statues and lots to see.
A must do while visiting Philadelphia is a visit to the Philadelphia Art Museum or the Franklin Institute. Trolley Works offers city tours and they pick you up right in front of the hotel. Make some time to visit Campo's Cheesesteaks right on Market Street for a delicious cheesesteak and lots of great shopping and entertainment. Another great historic site is the Eastern State Penitentiary.
Don't Go Home Without
Don't go home without taking a walk on the Race Street Pier, stopping by the Seaport Museum or a visit to the Famous Historic Laurel Hill Cemetery. Take the RiverLink Ferry over to the Battleship New Jersey or the New Jersey Aquarium.
The Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia Penns Landing is the perfect location for a day or weekend of touring the most popular sites and attractions. Enjoy our Express Start Breakfast, then head out to town for a day of exploring. Philadelphia is walkable. Our terrific location allows you simply to walk to the Betsy Ross House, Elfreth's Ally, the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall and many more.