Things To Do Near Center City Apartments

Elegantly overlooking the City of Philadelphia, The Metropolitan offers convenience to the area’s best shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities. With our Center City apartments, you’ll always find something to do with your free time.

Less than a 10-minute walk from The Metropolitan, you will find the Avenue of the Arts located along Broad Street. The arts and culture-based district in Philadelphia provides residents and visitors the ability to indulge in all kinds of performing arts venues, restaurants, shops, and spas. The Kimmel Center, situated on the corner of Broad Street and Spruce, is home to the Philadelphia Orchestra and is a cornerstone of the city’s arts district. It is a great place to enjoy a wide variety of live performances at its 2,500-seat Verizon Hall or multi-transformational 650-seat Perelman Theater. Another venue not to miss is Opera Philadelphia on Locust Street where you can enjoy an incredible modern operatic experience at one of the country’s oldest opera houses.

On a lazy Sunday afternoon, take a stroll from our apartments near Center City to Reading Terminal Market, one of the nation’s most successful public markets. With more than 75 independent small businesses that have been featured on the Food Network and the Travel Channel, this is a unique experience. Serving more than one hundred thousand visitors every week, the gastronomic bazaar offers everything from fresh eggs, milk, meat and produce to homemade crafts, jewelry, and clothing.

No matter where your interests lie, make sure you find time to take in some of the fresh Philadelphia air near The Metropolitan. Just a quarter of a mile from your apartment, the newly renovated Sister Cities Park is an ideal outdoor haven featuring a café, boat pond, commemorative fountain, and the Children’s Discovery Garden.

With these and many more recreational activities and opportunities around our Center City apartments, you’ll never be at a loss for things to do. Contact us today to learn more and schedule a tour of your next new home at The Metropolitan!

The Metropolitan Things to do Near Center City

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