Group Tours in Philadelphia

Resources for Planning a Memorable Group Trip to Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s central location on the East Coast — just ninety miles from New York City and 135 miles from Washington, D.C. — makes it a top pick for group planners. Here, groups can explore the nation’s most historic square mile at Independence National Historical Park, marvel at Philadelphia’s unparalleled collection of public art — including more than 4,000 colorful murals — view groundbreaking exhibitions at iconic museums, and enjoy waterfront vistas, community parks and miles of trails in one of the largest city-owned urban park systems in the nation.

Tips for Groups Traveling to Philadelphia

Philadelphia is welcoming groups of all sizes to explore its historic sites, world-renowned museums and popular attractions. Here’s a few tips to help you plan your group’s visit to the City of Brotherly Love with ease.

Tips for Groups

Motorcoach & Bus Parking Regulations in Philadelphia

Learn about dedicated parking centers, drop-off and pick-up locations, and other regulations and guidelines for groups traveling by bus or motorcoach to Philadelphia.

Motorcoach & Bus Parking

Group Dining at Fogo de Chao. Photo courtesy of Fogo de Chao.

Group Dining in Philadelphia

Gather your group for a memorable meal at one of these restaurants, breweries and bars.

Group Dining

Student Group-Friendly Activities in Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s museums and attractions are eager to welcome student groups. Here’s a roundup of some engaging experiences to add to your school group’s itinerary.

Student Groups

Photo courtesy of DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia – Center City

Philadelphia Hotels with Group-Friendly Options

Philadelphia’s extensive portfolio of hotel options offer unique settings for groups to base their stay while also providing convenient access to top attractions, group dining options and more.


Philadelphia Attractions Welcoming Group Tours

Philadelphia's famed museums and attractions are welcoming groups for special experiences and tours.

Group Tours

People's Plaza, on left side of Independence Mall. Photo by K. Huff for PHLCVB.

Performance Venue Options in Philadelphia

Philadelphia offers many dramatic options for your group’s next memorable performance, including historic sites, parks, museums and more.

Performance Venues


Top Things to Experience in Philadelphia

Magical mosaics, iconic statues, thousands of murals, and 72 of cinemas most iconic steps — your group won't want to miss out on these essential Philadelphia experiences.

Top Experiences

Philadelphia Museums That Are Now Open

Most of Philadelphia's famed museums and popular attractions are open and once again welcoming visitors — and groups — with enhanced health and safety measures in place.

Museums Now Open

Eat Like a Local

In between exploring Philadelphia's attractions, groups will want to refuel with some of the city's most well-known dishes, including cheesesteaks, roast pork sandwiches, pretzels, and water ice.

Eat Like a Local

Top Tours in Philadelphia

Groups can explore Philadelphia’s historic sites, diverse neighborhoods, colorful murals and more with walking, Segway, driving, and running tours offered by these local companies.

Top Tours

Philadelphia Official Visitor Guides

International Visitors Guides

Philadelphia’s rich history and modern energy make it the perfect place for travelers from all over the globe. View international guides available in seven languages and equipped with tailored itineraries.

International Guides

Philadelphia Official Visitors Guide™

Your official source for what to see and do in Philadelphia, including neighborhood-by-neighborhood suggestions, custom itineraries, travel essentials, an Instagram guide and much more.

Official Visitors Guide

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