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Philadelphia Sights

Penn Park

  • 31st St., between Walnut and South Sts. Map It
  • University City
  • Park/Playground

Updated 09/13/2011

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This 24-acre park stretches along the western side of the Schuylkill River and serves as a new connector between Center City Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania campus. The park offers 12 tennis courts for public use, and extensive bike and walking trails, but its most striking feature is an elevated walk that connects to a central plaza and offers panoramic views of the Center City skyline.

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31st St., between Walnut and South Sts., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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Updated 09/13/2011


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