The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent

15 South 7th Street Philadelphia, PA
Max Capacity: 175 people
The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent, located just around the corner from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, is the gateway to Philadelphia history. The Museum's historic 1826 building and garden provide a unique Philadelphia setting for business meetings, receptions and social occasions. As one of the few green spaces in Center City, the Marian Mitchell Garden is available for private parties along with the exhibition galleries. Our preferred caterers offer distinctive menus customized for every event. When renting the Museum, clients may schedule a tour of the exhibitions or a presentation related to a special collection interest.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Historic Landmark/Registry
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted
  • Facility Location Setting: The museum is located one block from Independence Hall
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 175
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Parking: Parking Garage Off-site
  • Year Built: 1938
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