Best parks in Philadelphia

Check out the top parks in Philadelphia, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Clark Park Farmers' Market
1. Clark Park Farmers' Market
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34 local reviews
South 43rd Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-686-1776
FoodPoint of interestEstablishment
Amanda & Matthew
The farmer's market is open from 10am - 2pm on Saturdays and from 3-7pm on Thursdays (May through Thanksgiving…
Bilal
In the mood for a farmer's market? Look no further than Clark Park on a Saturday morning. You'll get a chance …
Milena
Farmer's Market @ Clark Park (43rd St. & Baltimore Avenue) is open Saturdays, 10am-2pm (year-round) and Thursd…
1. Clark Park Farmers' Market
1. Clark Park Farmers' Market
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34 local reviews
South 43rd Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-686-1776
Amanda & Matthew
Amanda & Matthew
The farmer's market is open from 10am - 2pm on Saturdays and from 3-7pm on Thursdays (May through Thanksgiving). We love to stop for brunch …
Bilal
Bilal
In the mood for a farmer's market? Look no further than Clark Park on a Saturday morning. You'll get a chance to people watch, enjoy some lo…
Milena
Milena
Farmer's Market @ Clark Park (43rd St. & Baltimore Avenue) is open Saturdays, 10am-2pm (year-round) and Thursdays, 3pm-7pm (May-Wednesday, N…
2. Citizens Bank Park
2. Citizens Bank Park
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24 local reviews
1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia
+1 215-463-1000
StadiumPoint of interestEstablishment
Chad
Citizens Bank Park is a 43,651-seat baseball park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, part of the South Philadelphi…
David
If you're looking to spend a day at the ball game—as long as they are playing at home—you can see the the top …
Thomas
The home of the Philadelphia Phillies since April 2004, Citizens Bank Park is a 43,500-seat stadium with lush …
2. Citizens Bank Park
2. Citizens Bank Park
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24 local reviews
1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia
+1 215-463-1000
Chad
Chad
Citizens Bank Park is a 43,651-seat baseball park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, part of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex, and home of …
David
David
If you're looking to spend a day at the ball game—as long as they are playing at home—you can see the the top rated mascot in all major spor…
Thomas
Thomas
The home of the Philadelphia Phillies since April 2004, Citizens Bank Park is a 43,500-seat stadium with lush natural grass and a view of th…
3. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia
3. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia
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34 local reviews
227 South 18th Street, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-545-2262
BarRestaurantFood
Patty
Imagine sitting across from a park enjoying fresh baked bread and enjoying a glass of wine. Add cheese and cha…
Chris
One of the best of the Stephen Starr restaurant empire. You just can't go wrong here. The space is beautiful…
Matthew
On a beautiful day, Parc and Rouge vie for most-sought-over seats in the city. Ask for a "park view" on the 18…
3. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia
3. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia
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34 local reviews
227 South 18th Street, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-545-2262
Patty
Patty
Imagine sitting across from a park enjoying fresh baked bread and enjoying a glass of wine. Add cheese and charcuterie and perhaps steak tar…
Chris
Chris
One of the best of the Stephen Starr restaurant empire. You just can't go wrong here. The space is beautiful and there is a large amount o…
Matthew
Matthew
On a beautiful day, Parc and Rouge vie for most-sought-over seats in the city. Ask for a "park view" on the 18th street side ... and always …
4. Fairmount
4. Fairmount
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37 local reviews
Fairmount, Philadelphia
NeighborhoodPolitical
Dara
A classical art museam with rotating current collections surrounded by Fairmont Park. Near the Schulkyll rive…
Jennifer
Largest city park in America. The zoo, famous boathouse row, sculling races, hiking and much more.
Jody
An astonishing history and incredible collections, adjacent to the famous Rodin Museum. Enjoy the magnificent …
4. Fairmount
4. Fairmount
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37 local reviews
Fairmount, Philadelphia
Dara
Dara
A classical art museam with rotating current collections surrounded by Fairmont Park. Near the Schulkyll river and boat house row.
Jennifer
Jennifer
Largest city park in America. The zoo, famous boathouse row, sculling races, hiking and much more.
Jody
Jody
An astonishing history and incredible collections, adjacent to the famous Rodin Museum. Enjoy the magnificent drive up to this museum. Feels…
5. Philadelphia Museum of Art
5. Philadelphia Museum of Art
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175 local reviews
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-763-8100
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Darius
The neighborhood takes its name from this museum! Contains a good general collection has a schedule of specif…
Kati
As one of the largest museums in the United States, the Philadelphia Museum of Art invites visitors from aroun…
Germaine
It's freaking amazing. The ancillary buildings across the street house fantastic photography; much more quiet…
5. Philadelphia Museum of Art
5. Philadelphia Museum of Art
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175 local reviews
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-763-8100
Darius
Darius
The neighborhood takes its name from this museum! Contains a good general collection has a schedule of specific exhibits (check the website…
Kati
Kati
As one of the largest museums in the United States, the Philadelphia Museum of Art invites visitors from around the world to explore its ren…
Germaine
Germaine
It's freaking amazing. The ancillary buildings across the street house fantastic photography; much more quiet and unseen space. Near Fairm…
6. Philadelphia City Hall
6. Philadelphia City Hall
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56 local reviews
1401 John F Kennedy Boulevard, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-686-1776
City hallLocal government officePoint of interest
Darius
City Hall is the world's tallest masonry building and basically serves as the geographic center of the city (a…
Matt
Largest limestone building in the country. Check out Dilworth Park at the west entrance, walk through the cen…
Joshua
Take a tour and go to under William Penn's feet at the top of the building. Or just go hang out in the courtya…
6. Philadelphia City Hall
6. Philadelphia City Hall
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56 local reviews
1401 John F Kennedy Boulevard, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-686-1776
Darius
Darius
City Hall is the world's tallest masonry building and basically serves as the geographic center of the city (at the intersection of Broad an…
Matt
Matt
Largest limestone building in the country. Check out Dilworth Park at the west entrance, walk through the center, and descend into an old-s…
Joshua
Joshua
Take a tour and go to under William Penn's feet at the top of the building. Or just go hang out in the courtyard where it's quiet. Of course…
7. Valley Green Inn
7. Valley Green Inn
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10 local reviews
Valley Green Road, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-247-1730
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Preston
Lovely restaurant in a building from the 1880s located along forbidden drive in the Wissahickon Park. Dine on …
sarah
This is a really cute and cozy restaurant in the middle of Wissahickon Park. It's a nice treat after a hike i…
Preston
Lovely restaurant in a building from the 1880s located along forbidden drive in the Wissahickon Park. Dine on …
7. Valley Green Inn
7. Valley Green Inn
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10 local reviews
Valley Green Road, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-247-1730
Preston
Preston
Lovely restaurant in a building from the 1880s located along forbidden drive in the Wissahickon Park. Dine on the porch or inside.
sarah
sarah
This is a really cute and cozy restaurant in the middle of Wissahickon Park. It's a nice treat after a hike in the park. I think it gets m…
Preston
Preston
Lovely restaurant in a building from the 1880s located along forbidden drive in the Wissahickon Park. Dine on the porch or inside.
8. Wissahickon Valley Park
8. Wissahickon Valley Park
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34 local reviews
Valley Green Road, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-247-0417
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Suzanne
Wissahickon Valley Park Trail (Forbidden Drive) follows the creek of the same name through the entire length o…
Michelle
Best hiking trails, walking trails, biking trails and place to get in touch with nature. You would believe you…
Jordan
The Wissahickon is one of the main attractions of NW Philadelphia. It's an absolutely beautiful wilderness par…
8. Wissahickon Valley Park
8. Wissahickon Valley Park
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34 local reviews
Valley Green Road, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-247-0417
Suzanne
Suzanne
Wissahickon Valley Park Trail (Forbidden Drive) follows the creek of the same name through the entire length of the park. The ominous soundi…
Michelle
Michelle
Best hiking trails, walking trails, biking trails and place to get in touch with nature. You would believe you are still in the city, but in…
Jordan
Jordan
The Wissahickon is one of the main attractions of NW Philadelphia. It's an absolutely beautiful wilderness park with miles of hiking trails,…
9. Rittenhouse Square
9. Rittenhouse Square
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89 local reviews
Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
NeighborhoodPolitical
Omar
Take some time to explore the shops along Walnut Street near the popular Rittenhouse Park. Visitors will appr…
Jarrett
The nicest area of Center City with tons of restaurants, coffee and shopping near the park/square. Parc is ri…
tyler
Named after David Rittenhouse, astronomer and first director of the United States Mint, Rittenhouse Square is …
9. Rittenhouse Square
9. Rittenhouse Square
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89 local reviews
Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Omar
Omar
Take some time to explore the shops along Walnut Street near the popular Rittenhouse Park. Visitors will appreciate the architecture, large…
Jarrett
Jarrett
The nicest area of Center City with tons of restaurants, coffee and shopping near the park/square. Parc is right on the square, is great Fr…
tyler
tyler
Named after David Rittenhouse, astronomer and first director of the United States Mint, Rittenhouse Square is home to high-end shopping and …
10. Whole Foods Market
10. Whole Foods Market
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41 local reviews
929 South Street, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-733-9788
Grocery or supermarketSupermarketHealth
Jonathan
Grocery shopping (good produce and organics) and garage for short term parking
Kristy & Paul
For those looking for health food and great organic options, whole foods has a free parking lot and lots of v…
Chris
Another grocery option, slightly farther. Parking is available in the parking deck.
10. Whole Foods Market
10. Whole Foods Market
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41 local reviews
929 South Street, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-733-9788
Jonathan
Jonathan
Grocery shopping (good produce and organics) and garage for short term parking
Kristy & Paul
Kristy & Paul
For those looking for health food and great organic options, whole foods has a free parking lot and lots of variety.
Chris
Chris
Another grocery option, slightly farther. Parking is available in the parking deck.
11. Kelly Dr
11. Kelly Dr
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25 local reviews
Kelly Dr, Philadelphia
Route
Marco & Kristin
This four-mile stretch of park runs along the Schuylkill River and is home to the nation’s oldest collegiate b…
tyler
This four-mile stretch of park is named after John B. Kelly Jr., brother of famous actress and Princess of Mon…
Brian
Wonderful path to bike, run or just walk around on. Can take this down about 4 miles to Ben Franklin Parkway …
11. Kelly Dr
11. Kelly Dr
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25 local reviews
Kelly Dr, Philadelphia
Marco & Kristin
Marco & Kristin
This four-mile stretch of park runs along the Schuylkill River and is home to the nation’s oldest collegiate boat race, the Dad Vail Regatta…
tyler
tyler
This four-mile stretch of park is named after John B. Kelly Jr., brother of famous actress and Princess of Monaco, Grace Kelly. It runs alon…
Brian
Brian
Wonderful path to bike, run or just walk around on. Can take this down about 4 miles to Ben Franklin Parkway and the Art museum.
12. Green Line Cafe
12. Green Line Cafe
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19 local reviews
4239 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-222-3431
CafeFoodStore
Carol
Coffee shop. Equal exchange coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Locally made simple food- bagels, sandwiches, muffi…
Lee
Great icecream (Weckerly's) and sandwiches in addition to the usual coffee options on a great corner across fr…
Jacob
Coffee coffee coffee! The original Cedar Park caffein spot.
12. Green Line Cafe
12. Green Line Cafe
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19 local reviews
4239 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-222-3431
Carol
Carol
Coffee shop. Equal exchange coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Locally made simple food- bagels, sandwiches, muffins. Cozy indoor seating and ou…
Lee
Lee
Great icecream (Weckerly's) and sandwiches in addition to the usual coffee options on a great corner across from Clark Park and the Saturday…
Jacob
Jacob
Coffee coffee coffee! The original Cedar Park caffein spot.