Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia invites you to pack light and plan big for Philly, named by Condé Nast Traveler as one of the Best Destinations in the World. From walking beneath a canopy of cherry blossom trees in springtime to ice skating under a scene of falling snowflakes in Center City in wintertime, you’ll find so much to do and discover in our iconic American city, any time of year.

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Art

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    A Day With An Iconic American Artist

    Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Museum of Art, invites you to embark on a full day’s adventure to immerse yourself in Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror. The dual retrospective is divided between the two venues – the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York.

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    Barnes Foundation

    Spend the day at the Barnes Foundation to uncover one of the world’s foremost collections of French impressionist and post-impressionist paintings, featuring nearly 200 Reniors – more than any other collection in the world – 69 Cézannes and 60 Matisses, complemented by works from renowned artists such as Manet, Degas, Seurat, Prendergrast, Titian and Picasso.

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    Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens

    Located on Philadelphia’s South Street, Magic Gardens is a non-profit organization that showcases the largest work created by local mosaic artist Isaiah Zagar. Immerse yourself into Zagar’s mosaic world as you get lost among the whimsical tunnels and caverns that span half a city block.

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    Discover Local Murals

    Beauty awaits around every corner, as stunning murals adorn building exteriors all over the city. Discover the world’s largest collection of public art, which earned Philadelphia the distinction of “Mural Capital of the World” by way of the Hotel’s complimentary electric bicycles or a guided walking tour with Mural Arts Philadelphia.

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History

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    World Heritage City

    In 2015, Philadelphia joined the Organization of World Heritage Cities, thereby becoming the first World Heritage City in the United States. Home to landmarks such as Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia is characterized by a rich array of historic buildings and cultural sites, 67 of which have been named National Historic Landmarks.

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    Constitutional Walking Tour

    Step back in time to 1776 to discover the birthplace of our nation on a private walking tour through Independence National Historical Park. There, learn about the ideals that set the foundation for our current government. You’ll explore over 20 historic sites on this 75-minute, 1.25-mile (2-kilometre) outdoor walking tour.

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    Footsteps of our Founding Fathers Bike Route

    Cycle the city on a Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia curated route to discover the sites, monuments and museums dedicated to preserving the country’s rich history. Journey down idyllic tree-lined streets to Philadelphia’s historic district and experience the city through the eyes of a local.

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    Elfreth’s Alley

    Venture to Elfreth’s Alley to stroll along the cobblestone path that lines the nation’s oldest continuously inhabited residential street. Once home to the 18th-century artisans and tradespeople, this National Historic Landmark offers a quaint escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and serves as one of the city’s most photogenic walkways.

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Family

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    Philadelphia Zoo

    Opened in 1874 as America’s first zoo, the Philadelphia Zoo remains one of the leading destinations for families in the region and is home to nearly 1,300 animals. Discover multisensory experiences and fun educational moments to teach your children the importance of wildlife conservation.

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    Please Touch Museum

    Let your imagination run wild with a day of hands-on exploration at the Please Touch Museum. Curated with little ones in mind, the Museum offers six interactive exhibits, with four areas specifically designed for children ages 3 and younger.

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    Franklin Institute

    Named after American scientist and statesman Benjamin Franklin, The Franklin Institute is one of the oldest and most beloved science museums in the country, pioneering the design of hands-on exhibits long before interactive exhibits became popular. This unique museum is proud to call itself Philadelphia’s most visited museum and is located just steps away from the Hotel.

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    Squares, Parks and Playgrounds

    Explore the squares, parks and playgrounds that accent Philadelphia’s urban landscape. Wander the stalls of local merchants during weekly farmers’ markets, surround yourself in picturesque settings to marvel at the changing seasons and cherish the moments spent together.

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Hotel Highlights

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Elevated Sound

In partnership with BELLOSOUND, JG SkyHigh presents Elevated Sound: a music residency pioneering a vibe and spirit equal to the space and scene. Feel the soul of Philadelphia through jazzy tunes performed by local DJs, musicians and up-and-coming student artists each Monday, Friday and Saturday evening.

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Complimentary Electric Bicycles

There’s no better way to explore Philadelphia than cycling the city. Enjoy complimentary electric bicycles provided by local retailer Cadence Bicycles to experience the 200-plus miles of bike-friendly lanes and trails. The team has curated journeys with preset routes and highlighted points of interest for you to discover along the way.

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Seasons of Chakras

The ancient practice of chakra balancing meets modern needs with Seasons of Chakras – a holistic massage for body, mind and spirit. Seasons of Chakras Sensorial Journey is inspired by the seven chakras, targeting key areas of the body with gentle pressure, along with seasonal essential oils to stimulate and open each chakra. Retreat to a deep sense of calm while savouring familiar aromas, rotated seasonally – all while taking in unparalleled views of Philadelphia.

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Jeff Leatham Floral Moments

Upon entering the Sky Lobby, we welcome you with a vibrant array of florals created by Artistic Director Jeff Leatham. The floral installations change seasonally and are a reflection of the beautiful skyline below. A visit to Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia would be incomplete without striking a pose with these floral blooms.

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House Car

Experience all that Philadelphia has to offer by way of our complimentary Tesla Model X house car, which can transport you to local attractions for a sleek and stylish arrival.

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Experience More – Hotel Credit

Receive a USD 100 credit towards dining and spa treatments.

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  • offer valid for: Nov 30 2021 – Dec 31 2022

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  • USD 100 credit towards Hotel food and beverage charges or treatments in the Spa
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