Benjamin Franklin Pkwy at 26th St, Philadelphia, PA | Directions 1913039.971030 -75.179497
Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Fairmount/Art Museum
"The Rocky Steps"- see the facebook group – The Rocky steps are legendary. Now you can take a picture of you at the statue and post in on facebook for all your fellow Rocky fans to see. Check out other peoples pictures at the staue at the facebook group "The Rocky Steps." Theres even wedding photos on there.
The statue is an inspirational piece of Philadelphia located just to the side of the famous steps now called the Rocky steps.
Where the Italian Stallion took flight to prepare for his biggest fight. – In Short
Philadelphia starred in 1975's "Rocky" in the most memorable scene featuring Balboa and the steps of the Museum of Art; the "man vs. himself" dilemma played itself out with the city skyline serving as a backdrop. Sylvester Stallone himself was winded after his first run up the steps, so you might want to go back and train a bit if you don't make it the first time.
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