philadelphia-summer-activities

The Rittenhouse Guide to Philadelphia Summer Activities

When it comes to Philadelphia summer activities, the Delaware River waterfront has you covered. Head to its banks for roller skating, minigolf, and countless other forms of good, old-fashioned summer relaxation.   Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest For pay-as-you-go roller skating, minigolf, and more, the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest is the place to bring the family

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Where to Do Yoga in Philadelphia This Summer

There are plenty of yoga studios in and around the City of Brotherly Love. But why not make the most of the warm summer days with yoga in Philadelphia at some of the city’s most picturesque outdoor locations? Read on for a roundup of our favorite places to start the day with an outdoor yoga

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Six Unique Things to Do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia may be smaller than New York and Washington, D.C., its neighbors to the north and south, respectively, but it still packs a punch. On your next visit, consider checking out these six unique things to do in Philadelphia. To relax in nature: Awbury Arboretum Step off the urban grid and into 55 acres of

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Where to Hear Live Music in Philadelphia

Head to the city’s arenas, bars, and open-air amphitheaters to hear live music in Philadelphia. From rock and rap to jazz and pop, there’s no shortage of places to see and hear buzzed-about musicians in the City of Brotherly Love. Here are some of our favorite venues to explore this summer. For Big-Name Headliners: Franklin

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Great Captures: The Most Instagrammable Spots in Philadelphia

Discover the best of the City of Brotherly Love during your visit to Philadelphia. Light up your Instagram feed with everything from iconic local landmarks to artsy photo spots at some of the coolest places in Philly. Explore our list of the most Instagrammable destinations in Philadelphia during your stay at our Rittenhouse Square hotel.

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6 Places to Drink Outdoors in Philadelphia

As spring approaches, Philadelphia is given a new life from the blooming flowers, rising temperatures, and longer days. Our favorite part of spring? Outdoor dining finally reopens for the warm weather season. Cheers to the end of winter and the exciting promise of the warmer days to come at some of our favorite outdoor bars

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Spring Roundup: The Top 5 Events Happening in Philadelphia this Spring

Kiss the cold weather goodbye and watch Philadelphia come alive with an exciting lineup of fun things to do this spring. From outdoor festivals to food-focused celebrations, discover all the local fun during your spring stay at The Rittenhouse. Read on for our top picks of things to do in Philadelphia this spring. 1. Philly

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Discovering Philly: Rail Park

A true mix of urban style and natural beauty, Philadelphia is home to a wide variety of outdoor parks for both residents and visitors to enjoy. The newest addition to the Philadelphia parks network is The Rail Park, found just a few minutes’ drive from our Rittenhouse Square hotel. In the same vein as New

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Sip & Savor: The Top 5 Coffee Shops in Philadelphia

There’s no better way to spend a wintry Philadelphia morning than sipping on a hot cup of coffee at a nearby cafe. With a burgeoning brewing and roasting scene, the number of Philly coffee shops has grown immensely over the last several years. Stay in style in our signature suites and discover some of the

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6 Art Exhibits to See in Philadelphia this Winter

Visiting Philadelphia this winter? Don’t let the cold ruin your fun! Stay indoors as you discover Philly’s artistic side on a tour some of the best, limited-run exhibitions on view this winter. Ranging from innovative multimedia presentations to timelessly classic collections, explore the best Philadelphia art exhibits during your stay. Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New

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