Why Choose Philadelphia

For Your Next Meeting or Convention, PHL is Here for the Making

Philadelphia is the clear choice for your next meeting. With a state-of-the-art Convention Center located in the heart of the city (boasting the largest ballroom on the East Coast), plus world-class shopping, nightlife, culture, dining and thousands of hotel rooms all within a few blocks, there is nothing missing to make your next great meeting here.

Add in the city’s excellent off-site venues and our award winning hospitality industry, and you’ll see that the list of all Philadelphia has to offer within a compact, walkable downtown is as long as our history.

The second-largest city on the East Coast and fifth largest in the United States, Philadelphia is within 200 miles of 46 million people. It’s the cradle of liberty, a city of medical firsts and the only UNESCO World Heritage City in the nation. It’s home to James Beard Award-winning chefs, was named one of the most walkable cities in the nation and lies less than 2 hours from New York City and Washington, D.C., by Amtrak’s Acela Express. See more of Philadelphia By The Numbers here.

Read more about what we do for you, including how our specialized Congresses are here to help you make your meeting event a success.

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