The Westbury is located at 15th and Spruce Streets, and with a Walk Score of 99®, nothing is out of reach. The Avenue of the Arts, Walnut Street shopping, Rittenhouse Square, and public transit are all mere minutes away. So, walk out the front door and get ready to explore!
Find the Best Food the City Has to Offer
Philadelphia has a vibrant culinary culture. Each neighborhood boasts a different delicious cuisine, and Rittenhouse is no exception. Home to some of the city’s best eats, gems like Tria Wine Bar, Harper’s Garden, and Alma de Cuba can be found around every corner. From Stephen Starr’s famous Parc, to James’ Beard Award Winner, Greg Vernick’s Vernick Food and Drink, the Rittenhouse food scene is a delectable fusion of concepts and cultures. Ready to get a taste of the city?
Explore World Famous Museums
Philadelphia is teeming with museums suited to every interest. Independence Mall, the most historic square mile in America, is a history-lover’s paradise. Landmarks like Liberty Bell Center, President’s House Site, and Independence Hall allow visitors to walk in our forefathers’ footsteps. The Parkway offers a different array of museums, proudly housing the Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, and The Franklin Institute. Aside from the famous, there are also smaller organizations that have a lot to offer. Be sure to visit The National Liberty Museum, African American Museum in Philadelphia, and The Mutter Museum for a more intimate view of history and culture.
The Westbury is located just a few short blocks from The Avenue of the Arts. As the name suggests, The Avenue of the Arts is home to some of Philly’s most prestigious cultural venues including, The Kimmel Center, The Academy of Music, Wilma Theater, and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. This arts haven showcases everything from experimental theater to world-renowned ballet and orchestral performances.
Rittenhouse Square Park is just a short walk from The Westbury. This urban oasis is nestled in the heart of Rittenhouse and regularly attracts runners, picnickers, and artists alike. Its architectural hallmarks and lush greenery are an ever-welcome break from city life and provide an ideal backdrop for arts festivals and celebrations.
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