Outdoor Parks in Philadelphia
Find Your Own Oasis in the City
Perfect for summer picnics, a game of frisbee, a romantic stroll or a lazy nap in the sun, our guide to outdoor parks in Philadelphia comes just in time for the season of leisure. When you're not eating in various cafes throughout the city, or browsing galleries, or shopping for new gear, head into the great outdoors and spend summer in Phladelphia at one of many parks near Penn's View Hotel. We provide easy access to some of the best outdoor spaces, upping your urban experience with a bit of nature. Check out the waterfront from Penn's Landing or the historic open-space park of Franklin Square. Gaze upon public art at Rittenhouse Square or watch the tide roll in at Race Street Pier. Browse a full list of Philadelphia parks below.
Points of interest around the property
Place Name Address Phone Distance Show on map Penn's Landing 101 Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19106 0.23 Race Street Pier N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (215) 629-3200 0.43 Independence National Park 520 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (215) 965-2305 0.52 Franklin Square 6th and Race Streets Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215) 629-4026 0.66 Mario Lanza Park Catharine and Queen Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19147 1.07 Liberty Lands in Central Park 913-961 N. Third St, Philadelphia, PA 19123 1.18 Jefferson Square Park 3rd St. and Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147 1.35 JFK Plaza 1599 John F Kennedy Blvd Philadelphia, PA (215) 683-0246 1.39 Dickinson Square Park East Moyamensing Avenue and South 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 1.52 Rittenhouse Square 19th and Walnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19103 1.81 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Benjamin Franklin Parkway 1.99 Julian Abele Park 22nd and Carpenter Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19146 2.76 Boathouse Row 1 Boathouse Row Philadelphia, PA 19130 2.9 Drexel Park 32nd Street and Powelton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104 2.92 Clark Park 43th Street and Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3.84 Bartram’s Garden 54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard Philadelphia, PA (215) 729-5281 4.99 Awbury Arboretum One Awbury Road Philadelphia, PA 19138 (215) 849-2855 7.69 Fairmount Park Northwestern Ave Philadelphia, PA (215) 683-0200 11.58 Morris Arboretum 100 E. Northwestern Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19118 11.59 Fairmont Park Fairmont Park 4.46 Clark Park 4398 Chester Ave Philadelphia, PA (215) 683-3679 3.92