#Visitphilly Photo Spots Around Town

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#visitphilly Photo SpotsPhiladelphia, PA - XOXO marks the spot this summer in Philadelphia thanks to six fun #visitphilly PhotoSpots in highly trafficked and iconic areas throughout the city.

Exploring Philly's Most Instagram-Worthy Photo Spots

Philadelphia, a city steeped in history and brimming with modern vibrancy, offers a treasure trove of photogenic locations that will make your Instagram feed pop. Whether you're a local looking to rediscover your city or a visitor eager to capture the essence of Philly, these iconic spots are a must-visit for any photography enthusiast.

Iconic Landmarks:

  • The Rocky Statue and Steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art: Channel your inner champion as you run up the iconic steps and strike a pose with the bronze statue of Rocky Balboa.
  • LOVE Park: Capture the essence of brotherly love with a photo in front of the iconic LOVE sculpture.
  • Independence Hall and Liberty Bell: Step back in time and snap a photo of these historic symbols of American independence.

Urban Oasis:

  • Spruce Street Harbor Park: This waterfront oasis boasts a picturesque setting with colorful hammocks, twinkling lights, and floating barges. It's the perfect spot to capture a magical sunset shot.
  • Race Street Pier and Cherry Street Pier: These neighboring piers offer stunning views of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge and the Delaware River.

Artistic Expressions:

  • Mural Arts Philadelphia: Discover the city's vibrant street art scene by exploring the numerous murals that adorn its walls.
  • Magic Gardens: This mosaic wonderland is a feast for the eyes and a photographer's dream.

Unique Perspectives:

  • Cira Green: This rooftop park atop the Cira Centre South offers panoramic views of the city skyline, incredibly stunning at sunset.
  • Eastern State Penitentiary: This historic prison offers a unique and eerie backdrop for photos.

Local Favorites:

  • Boathouse Row: Capture the reflection of these historic boathouses on the Schuylkill River at sunset.
  • Elfreth's Alley: This charming cobblestone street is one of the oldest residential streets in the United States.

No matter where you wander in Philadelphia, you will indeed find photo-worthy moments around every corner. So grab your camera, explore the city's hidden gems, and share your unique perspective.

For more inspiration and a complete list of #VisitPhilly photo spots, check out Visit Philadelphia's website and social media channels.

Great Photo Opportunities:
Great Philadelphia photo opportunities, such as the Rocky statue, Philadelphia Museum of Art steps, and many others, extend well beyond the six locations housing #visitphilly Photo Spots structures this summer. That’s why ground graphics around town will encourage people to use the hashtag #visitphilly on all of their best Philly photos. The graphics will appear at the Rocky statue in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Spruce Street Harbor Park, Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, and Franklin Square.

For more information about the #visitphilly Photo Spots project, visitphilly.com/photospots.

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