Convention Center Guide

Make the most of your short stay in Philly--while you stay nearby the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

Updated: July 03, 2001

The Convention Center


Pennsylvania Convention Ctr

1101 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

A city block's worth of vast halls with a grand cover. (Don't miss the teacup and saucer escalator.)


Stay Nearby


Loews Hotel Philadelphia

1200 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19107


Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown

21 Juniper Street @ Filbert Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107



Have an Adventure


Reading Terminal

12th St & Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Pick up a quick breakfast and lunch at this nearby market of ethnic eateries and farmer's food stands.


Philadelphia City Hall

Broad St & Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19107


Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co.

1201 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Don't bring home another boring souvenir: Find the official uniforms and warm-ups of American sports greats, from Babe Ruth to Kobe Bryant.


Independence Hall

500 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

It all started here. Take time to visit the brick and mortar birthplace of our nation, just a few blocks East in Old City.


Philadelphia Museum Of Art

Art Museum Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19101


Dine Nearby


Penang Malaysian Cuisine

117 N 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107


Vietnam Restaurant

221 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107


Caribou Cafe

1126 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Fast and French, this is a fine place for solo dining at the bar.


Fork Restaurant

306 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106