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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

433 Chestnut St., Philadelphia
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 46 minutes ago
53 others viewing this property now
4.7 out of 5 (1,596 reviews)

This family-friendly Philadelphia hotel is located in the historical district, steps away from Congress Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading ...

£106

£106
Penn's View Hotel

Penn's View Hotel

14 N Front St, Philadelphia
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
1 others viewing this property now
4.5 out of 5 (1,454 reviews)

Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Christ Church, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin ...

£96

£96
Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel

Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel

235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 18 hours ago
5 others viewing this property now
4.4 out of 5 (690 reviews)

Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Carpenters' Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin ...

£87

£87
Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District

Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District

400 Arch Street, Philadelphia
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 hours ago
29 others viewing this property now
4.0 out of 5 (2,407 reviews)

Located in Old City, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Betsy Ross House, Liberty Bell Center, and Independence Hall. Reading Terminal Market ...

£100

£100
Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia - Penns Landing

Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia - Penns Landing

100 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 day ago
20 others viewing this property now
4.0 out of 5 (1,200 reviews)

Located in Old City, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Elfreth's Alley, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Pennsylvania Convention Center and Reading ...

£89

£89
Old City Apartments

Old City Apartments

40 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 18 hours ago
2 others viewing this property now

Located in Old City, this apartment is within a 10-minute walk of Carpenters' Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben ...

£66

£66
The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park- a Marriott Hotel

The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park- a Marriott Hotel

401 Chestnut St, Philadelphia
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 8 hours ago
1 others viewing this property now
4.5 out of 5 (1,943 reviews)

Located in Old City, this romantic hotel is steps away from Carpenters' Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin ...

£100

£100
Lokal Hotel

Lokal Hotel

139 N 3rd St., Philadelphia
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 days ago
4.8 out of 5 (13 reviews)

Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Betsy Ross House, Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin ...

£159

£159
Society Hill Hotel at Independence Park

Society Hill Hotel at Independence Park

301 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 19 hours ago
2 others viewing this property now
2.4 out of 5 (192 reviews)

Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Carpenters' Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin ...

£49

£49
Apple Hostels

Apple Hostels

32 Bank Street, Philadelphia
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 day ago
3 others viewing this property now
4.2 out of 5 (222 reviews)

Located in Old City, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Carpenters' Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin ...

£59

£59

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Pocket Guide: Philadelphia Old City Hotels

Old City, Philadelphia is a walkable, family-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Take in the natural beauty of the riverfront and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local theater. Hotels in Old City, Philadelphia provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Philadelphia area.

Sightseeing around Old City, Philadelphia

The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the historic sites and other landmarks offer local lore. Browse the collections at Franklin Court, National Liberty Museum, or Independence Seaport Museum. You can attend a show at Arden Theater Company, Painted Bride Art Center, and Walnut Street Theatre. Swing by Carpenters' Hall, Christ Church, and Bishop White House to learn about local history. Notable landmarks include Powel House, Powel House, and Betsy Ross House. Bring the family to Adventure Aquarium, Camden Children's Garden, and Philadelphia Zoo.

You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. Independence National Historical Park, Penn's Landing, or Washington Square Park are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. At Fort Washington State Park, take some time to really appreciate nature. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Reading Terminal Market, Italian Market, and Marketplace at Garden State Park. Campbell's Field, H. Hunter Lott Jr. Tennis Courts, and Franklin Field are other spots for some local fun.

Some of the area's most popular sights are Independence Hall, Liberty Bell Center, and Ben Franklin National Memorial. You can also visit USS Becuna, National Museum of American Jewish History, and Congress Hall.

Getting around Old City, Philadelphia

Looking for a quick way to explore more of the city? Catch a ride on metro transit at 2nd St. Station and 5th St. Station.

The Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) airport is 7.1 miles (11.4 km) from Old City, Philadelphia. You can also fly in and out of Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer), which is located 28.5 miles (45.9 km) away.