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5/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Eating Out 5/5
  • Nightlife 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 5/5
  • Gym & Fitness 5/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 5/5
  • Parking 5/5
  • Public Transport 5/5
  • Medical Facilities 5/5
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"Vibrant ‘Old World’ Neighborhood"

Old City Philadelphia is the nation’s most historic square mile. This vibrant ‘old world’ neighborhood is the home to many shops, galleries, restaurants, and historic sites.

Shopping wise, visit 3rd Street Corridor from Chestnut Street to Vine to enjoy art, design, and fashion hosted by the regions most exciting independently owned shops. It’s a style HAVEN with stellar clothing and tax free shopping!

Philadelphia’s most popular historic attractions; The Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, the National Constitution Center, Betsy Ross House, Penn’s Landing, and much more are all just minutes from each other. Of special note is the proximity to the Pennsylvania Convention Center, several nationally renowned hospitals, and high quality hotels.

Making this area even more attractive is the easy access to all major transportation arteries and is just a ten minute taxi or SEPTA ride from the Philadelphia International Airport and Amtrak’s 30th Street Station. Major bus lines to and from NYC and Washington DC are a snap to use! If you choose to drive, there are plenty of Old City parking options available.

Residents enjoy this engaging neighborhood with delightful sidewalk cafes, trees and parks, clean streets, and friendly conversation. Its a neighborhood ideal for professionals who prefer urban life as individuals, without the hustle and bustle of more densely populated areas.

Old City District:
  • Art, Design, and Fashion
  • Plenty of Parking Options
  • Interesting and Friendly Residents
  • Arts
  • Rich history
  • amazing architecture
  • Great nightlife opportunities
  • Shopping
  • People thinking the small club area represents all of Old City
  • Needs a Whole Foods
  • Neglected Properties
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Tourists
  • LGBT+
  • Hipsters
  • Students
  • Trendy & Stylish


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