Located in the heart of Philadelphia, City Hall has been the center of the city since its construction in 1901. With William Penn standing on top, the building can be seen from most parts of the city. (Credits: Rocky (1976), Philadelphia (1993), Twelve Monkeys (1995), Fallen (1998), National Treasure (2004), In Her Shoes (2005), Transformers 2 (2008), Law Abiding Citizen (2009).
In 1984, the city enacted The Mural Arts Program as an alternative for graffiti artists to paint the city in a different way. Since then, over 3,600 murals have been painted throughout Philadelphia, giving PHL a new slogan, City of Murals.
Located on top of Balcony located at The University of Arts (22nd & Walnut), one of the oldest schools dedicated to solely the arts in America. The building is facing the Delaware River and parts of New Jersey can be seen.
Impeccably designed, 202 elegant room hotel, with a 75-foot central atrium courtyard and Grand Ballroom. The Georgian revival-style building is located in the heart of the city’s business district, with views of City Hall.
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia is located in Center City, within walking distance of the business district and many popular downtown Philadelphia attractions. With 445 well-appointed guest rooms, 24-hour fitness center and outdoor roof top swimming pool, the Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia is a wonderful location from which to explore all the family-friendly sights and activities the walk-able city of Philadelphia has to offer.