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Places to Visit

Franklin Square

Map6th St. & Race St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
  • Amusement/Water Parks
  • Fall Fun
  • History Museums & Sites
  • Holiday
  • Nature


One of Philadelphia’s five original squares, Franklin Square features family fun including the Philadelphia Park Liberty Carousel, Philly Mini Golf, playgrounds & SquareBurger concessions by Starr Restaurants.

NEW: A Franklin Square Fountain light and music show opened in August 2019 with performances every half hour.

Additional Information:

County: PA - Philadelphia
Free Admission?: Free
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Fall Fun: Halloween
Pumpkin/Apple Picking
Parties: yes
Free/Discounted Museum Days: Art-Reach Access Program

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