Tourist Attractions

“World class attractions, world class city”.

Philadelphia is a consistently highly ranked city for visitors from all over the world. Here are some top attractions steps away from the host hotels and the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

Reading Terminal Market | 51 North 12th Street

The most visited attraction in Philadelphia? Reading Terminal Market, the city’s famous indoor food paradise that’s a one-stop shop for local produce, delicious sandwiches, fresh-baked pastries and artisanal cheeses available from dozens of vendors.

Philadelphia Museum of Art | 2600 Ben Franklin Parkway

The Philadelphia Museum of Art  and its the “Rocky Steps” may have been immortalized in the classic Rocky film franchise, but the cultural institution is even more impressive inside.

Barnes Foundation | 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Located on Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Barnes Foundation houses one of the finest collections of impressionist, post-impressionist and early modern paintings in the world, with a jaw-dropping 181 Renoirs, 69 Cézannes, 59 Matisses and 46 Picassos, along with works by Van Gogh, Seurat, Modigliani and more.

The African American Museum | 701 Arch Street

The African American Museum in Philadelphia is the first institution built by a major U.S. city to preserve, interpret and exhibit the heritage and culture of African-Americans.

All descriptions and more attractions can be found on VisitPhilly.com