Staying at our hotel in Philadelphia puts you in the middle of history. Celebrate the storming of the Bastille at Philadelphia’s own historic prison, The Eastern State Penitentiary. This old prison was once the most famous and expensive in the world. The grand architecture, empty guard towers, and crumbling cell-blocks give it a haunting atmosphere.
Be witness to history during your stay at The Rittenhouse Hotel. The Democratic National Convention 2016 is coming to Philadelphia, and the location of our hotel in bustling Center City will be a focal point for travelers in attendance. The convention itself, held at the Wells Fargo Center and the Pennsylvania Convention Center July 25–28,
Springtime Specialty Cocktails Spring is in the air in Philadelphia, and at the Rittenhouse Hotel the libations are flowing to reflect the season’s playful essence. During this year’s Cherry Blossom Festival, the bars, lounges and eateries at the Rittenhouse will feature several specialty cocktails that showcase the culture of the city and the creative mixology
Experience the Philadelphia tradition of Afternoon Tea at the Mary Cassatt Tea Room and Garden at The Rittenhouse. Sip hand-crafted single-note and blended teas complimented with seasonally-inspired cuisine, from timeless favorites to inventive world dishes, created by the chefs at Lacroix. With a fresh, contemporary design that keeps the original grandeur of the Mary Cassatt