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City Hall, Philadelphia

City Hall - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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City Hall
1450 John F Kennedy Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19107Map
+1 215 686 2840
Neighborhood: Center City
AOL Travel Editor’s Review

One of the first things you’ll see when you visit Philadelphia is the soaring, statue-topped clock tower of City Hall. Situated at the city’s crux, the building bisects Broad and Market streets—the two main arteries that radiate roughly north, south, east and west—creating a nightmare for commuters. Monday through Friday from 9:30AM to 4:15PM, visitors can travel 500 feet up to the observation deck for panoramic views, as seen from directly underneath the crowning likeness of Philadelphia founder William Penn (just be sure to get there early to get tickets). Once you’re back on the ground, head across the street to snap a picture of Robert Indiana’s iconic LOVE statue in the aptly-named LOVE Park.

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City Hall General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Tours
  • Nearest Train: 15th Street Station-Market-Frankford Line
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