May 26, 2017

SUMMER BEGINS AT THE VISITOR CENTER

PHILADELPHIA, May 26, 2017 – The Independence Visitor Center is gearing up for an exciting Memorial Day weekend to kick off Philadelphia’s vibrant tourist season. Located in the heart of Historic Philadelphia and the gateway to Independence National Historical Park, the Visitor Center is the perfect place for visitors to begin exploring America’s Birthplace this summer.

 

April 28, 2017

PHLASH BEGINS DAILY SERVICE MAY 1

PHILADELPHIA, April 28, 2017 – The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ launches daily service Monday, May 1. PHLASH is the quick, convenient, and affordable way to access popular attractions throughout Philadelphia. The transit service includes 22 stops from the Delaware River Waterfront to Fairmount Park. It operates 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., providing service to each stop every 15 minutes. PHLASH will run daily service through Labor Day, Monday, September 4.

April 24, 2017

PHLASH SPECIAL SERVICE DURING THE NFL DRAFT

PHILADELPHIA, April 24, 2017 – The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ will extend its weekend service to Thursday, April 27 – 29, as a public transit solution for visitors arriving at the NFL Draft Experience on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

SPECIAL SERVICE INFORMATION <<Download the route map and detour details here>>

April 20, 2017

FREE RIDES ONBOARD THE PHILLY PHLASH

PHILADELPHIA, April 20, 2017 – The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ will join the Museum of the American Revolution in celebrating its opening weekend by offering free single rides onboard the PHLASH to those that present their Museum of the American Revolution admission ticket to the driver April 21-23.

March 22, 2017

RIDE THE PHILLY PHLASH DOWNTOWN LOOP BUS FOR FREE & CELEBRATE THE KICK OFF OF THE 2017 SEASON THIS THURSDAY, MARCH 23

PHILADELPHIA, PA – MARCH 22, 2017 –On Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the Independence Visitor Center Corporation (IVCC) is sending off the first Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop bus of the 2017 season. Celebrate with the PHLASH by riding FREE on opening day. Now in its 23rd year of service and sixth year under IVCC management, the Philly PHLASH has become an award-winning transportation service in downtown Philadelphia and a staple icon for visitors and locals alike.

 
March 21, 2017

THE PHILLY PHLASH DOWNTOWN BUS LOOP 2017 SEASON TAKES OFF ON THURSDAY, MARCH 23 WITH FREE RIDES

The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop Shifts into High Gear for the 2017 Season After Breaking Ridership Records in 2016

WHO:  Operated by the Independence Visitor Center Corporation (IVCC), the Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop is the quick, convenient, and affordable way to access popular attractions throughout Philadelphia. The transit service includes 22 stops from the Delaware River Waterfront to Fairmount Park. It operates 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., providing service to each stop every 15 minutes.

March 02, 2017

RENOVATIONS UNDERWAY AT THE VISITOR CENTER

PHILADELPHIA, March 2, 2017 – The Visitor Experience Improvement Project (VEIP) has begun at the Independence Visitor Center. Fencing is visible adjacent to the building along Market Street. All entrances to the Visitor Center are open and it will continue to operate without interruption of normal business hours.
 

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