See the skyline from the Delaware River
A 12-minute scenic river tour gives you the opportunity to see sensational views of waterfront highlights and the City of Philadelphia’s spectacular skyline, all while floating down the impressive Delaware River.
The Ferry operates Saturdays and Sundays in May and September, and seven days a week between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
2011 Season regular hours are 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with departures from Philadelphia every hour on the hour beginning at 10:00 a.m. Departures from Camden are every hour on the half hour beginning at 9:30 a.m.
Tickets are available at the Penn’s Landing ferry terminal (Philadelphia) or Wiggins Park ferry terminal (Camden). The Ferry is wheelchair accessible.
Note: The 2011 Season ends on September 30.
In the neighborhood
433 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106
- Best Western Independence Park Hotel
- Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District
- Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel
- The Morris House Hotel
- Hyatt Regency Philadelphia
at Penn’s Landing
- Penn’s View Hotel
- Holiday Inn Express
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Museums & Attractions
709 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
- The Betsy Ross House
- Elfreth’s Alley
- Mechanics’ National Bank
- American Philosophical Society Museum
- Franklin Square
- Independence Hall
- The President’s House: Freedom and Slavery in the Making of a New Nation
- Arch Street Friends Meeting House
- Carpenters’ Hall
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Restaurants & Dining