Welcome To Philadelphia

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2023

Convention Dates: November 11 – 13, 2023

Welcome to Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love which is known for a rich history with iconic landmarks, vibrant culture, and diverse neighborhoods, the city has something for everyone. We pulled together our top recommendations to plan activities and dining during your stay. Historic sites, quaint shopping districts, vibrant nightlife and more – from day to night, there’s always something to see or do in Philadelphia.


Getting to and around Philadelphia is easy.
— Daily direct flights from 133 cities worldwide with non-stop flight service to Philadelphia.
— PHL Airport to Center City By Car: 25 minutes
— PHL Airport to Center City By Train: 20 minutes


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What's New in Philadelphia

Discover all that's new in Philadelphia, including new hotels, restaurants, museums, and more.

What's New

New Restaurants in Philadelphia

From beloved chefs and restaurants reinventing themselves, to cutting-edge dining experiences, there’s a lot to get excited about eating in Philadelphia today. Check out these new additions to the city’s award-winning restaurant scene.

New Restaurants

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A Guide to Visiting Reading Terminal Market

Located just steps from the Pennsylvania Convention Center and home to more than 80 merchants, including 26 restaurants under one roof, Reading Terminal Market is a must-see for foodies and history buffs looking to sample a taste of Philadelphia.

Reading Terminal Market

Travel Resources for Philadelphia

Philadelphia's hotels, attractions, restaurants, shops and businesses are committed to upholding enhanced cleanliness and safety standards so that you can enjoy all that Philadelphia has to offer. For more information, click here.

Philadelphia Museums

Philadelphia’s museums, attractions and historic sites are open with new health and safety measures in place to keep guests and employees safe.


Top Can't Miss Exhibits

Philadelphia is filled with wonderful art museums and galleries to explore. Here is a roundup of some of the exciting exhibits that are on view now or coming soon around the region.


30+ Free and Budget-Friendly Things to Do

Whether it is a visit to our free historical sites or a picnic in one of our beautiful parks, Philadelphia has plenty of free and budget-friendly things to do. Check out the top ways to see Philadelphia on a budget.


More Travel Resources and Updates

View the latest updates from Philadelphia and access additional tips for navigating Philadelphia.

Travel Resources


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