At the Pennsylvania Convention Center, your group can own prime space in the west side of the building, which includes our 55,408 sq. ft. Terrace Ballroom divisible by four, over 213,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space and a full compliment of breakout rooms. All this is conveniently accessible via the Broad Street Atrium entrance which is in close proximity to 4,857 hotel rooms and several of Philadelphia’s top attractions on the west side of Broad Street.
The flexibility of the Convention Center’s space paired with the walkability of the city makes Philadelphia the perfect location for groups ranging from 1,000-3,000 on peak — an opportunity not found in many large destinations. Combined with the support of our dedicated services team, you can create the ideal event for your group no matter the size.
Whether you are planning an annual convention, tradeshow or corporate event, the 2022 Destination Planning Guide is your No. 1 resource.Start Planning
The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau is offering a special incentive program to drive meeting and convention bookings in the city for 2025. The offer includes financial concessions, in-kind marketing support and a rent reduction at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.Special Offer
Let this guide aid in your exploration of Philadelphia, highlighting can’t miss seasonal activities, essential attractions, restaurants and shops in each neighborhood, as well as exciting new experiences throughout the city.Official Visitors Guide
Historic sites, quaint shopping districts, vibrant nightlife and more — from day to night, there’s always something to see or do in Philadelphia.
With one of the largest city-owned urban park systems in the world, Philadelphia is home to seemingly endless trails, riverfronts, parks and outdoor opportunities.Outdoors
From ballet to theater to the orchestra and beyond, it’s no wonder Philadelphia is one of only three U.S. destinations – and one of only eight destinations around the globe – to make Condé Nast Traveler’s 2021 Gold List.Arts & Culture
Philadelphia has a booming food scene.
From nationally recognized restaurants with award-winning chefs to local favorites, there’s something to excite every palate.
Home to tax-free shopping on clothes and shoes, Philadelphia offers the biggest name brands as well as countless independent boutiques throughout each of the city’s diverse neighborhoods.Shopping
Philadelphia offers everything you will find in a major metropolitan city, with the ease of a small town.
As one of the most walkable cities in the nation, visitors can easily explore multiple neighborhoods, attractions, and restaurants in Philadelphia. It’s also easy to hop on a bike, bus, or train to navigate the city.Transportation
With a wide range of amenities and accommodations, Philadelphia hotels make it easy to relax and recharge.
The Philadelphia area has more than 42,000 hotel rooms, with more than 14,400+ hotel rooms within the downtown area.
Start at one of Philadelphia’s official Visitor Centers to discover all there is to see and do throughout the region.Visitor Centers
What you need to know before visiting Philadelphia. Traveling to Philadelphia is a breeze. Once you have landed, it’s a quick and easy trip through Customs.International Travel