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Arts Ballroom


Arts Ballroom is Philadelphia's Premiere Special Events Venue located directly off the Avenue of the Arts, where cultural sophistication and diversity meet the richness of tradition and history. The Arts Ballroom is nestled inside the former Sylvania Hotel, a 1920's Art Deco-inspired building that features a grand hall, Sylvania ballroom, and mezzanine with two private suites and overlooking balconies. This all-inclusive venue offers both historical distinction and contemporary style for elegant celebrations and entertaining.

Distance from Independence Visitor Center: 0.73 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 0.70 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 0.50 miles


Banquet Sit Down Capacity

  • 150-275

Reception Stand Up Capacity

  • 400-600

Venue Capacity

  • 400

Total Venue Square Feet

  • 10,800


Venue Amenities

  • Coat Check
  • Permanent Dance Floor
  • Exclusive Caterer
  • Food Service Facilities
  • Liquor License
  • Outside Alcohol Allowed
  • Outside Food Allowed

Group Information

  • John Hatzicostas
  • (215) 621-8561
  • Group Friendly

Facility Amenities

  • Onsite Kitchen
  • Accessible by Public Transit
  • Handicap Access
  • Non Smoking
  • WiFi Available

Facility Information

  • Environmentally Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Family Reunion Friendly
  • LGBT Friendly

Payment Options

  • Payment Option CC AmEx
  • Payment Option CC Discover
  • Payment Option CC Mastercard
  • Payment Option CC Visa

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