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Where to stay in University City?

Find out more about University City

What's University City like?

There are lots of things that visitors like about University City, especially its restaurants. Enjoy the neighbourhood's museums and live music. Take a campus tour or explore the area around University of Pennsylvania. There's plenty more to see, including Franklin Field and University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

How to get to University City

University City is located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from the heart of Philadelphia.

Flying to:

  • Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from University City
  • Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from University City
  • Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer), 30.1 mi (48.4 km) from University City

Travelling to University City by train

You'll find the following train stations in the neighbourhood:
  • Philadelphia University City Station
  • Philadelphia, PA (ZFV-30th Street Rail Station)
  • Philadelphia 30th St Station

Getting to University City on the metro

Stations in the neighbourhood include:
  • 40th St. Station
  • 34th St. Station
  • 30th St. Station

Things to see and do in and around University City

What to see in University City

  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Drexel University
  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
  • Franklin Field
  • Lincoln University

Things to do in University City

  • University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Institute of Contemporary Art
  • Philadanco

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