The official hotel of Temple University and located just off of Broad Street - Philadelphia’s “Avenue of the Arts” - the Conwell Inn is just a short trip from all that the city has to offer.
Independence Park, the most visited site in Philadelphia, is located in the heart of Old City and is home to Independence Hall, The Liberty Bell, The National Constitution Center and The Independence Visitor Center.
As one of the largest museums in the United States, the Philadelphia Museum of Art invites visitors from around the world to explore its renowned collections, acclaimed special exhibitions, and enriching programs, both in person and online. Home of the famed “Rocky Steps” and Rocky statue.
Fairmount Park, the largest contiguous park in the US, was chosen as the site of the Centennial Exposition of 1876 and several buildings from that fair still stand, such as Memorial Hall honoring the soldiers of the Revolution.
In 1829, Eastern State Penitentiary became the most expensive building in the young United States. Several of America's most notorious criminals were incarcerated within the Penitentiary's sky-lit cells, including the infamous Al Capone.
Founded in honor of Benjamin Franklin, The Franklin Institute is a museum and one of America's oldest and premier centers of science education and development in the country.
America's first zoo has over 1700 exotic mammals, birds and reptiles. Located on 42 acres of Victorian gardens, the zoo exhibits the only blue-eyed lemurs in America, features the country's first children's zoo, and a monorail for aerial tours.
The Liacouras Center is home to the Temple Owl’s basketball and gymnastics teams and a major Philadelphia venue for live concerts and shows.