Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum of Philadelphia
1805 Pine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
From the East and North, via Ben Frankline Bridge: From New York City, cross the George Washington Bridge (or the Holland Tunnel or the Lincoln Tunnel, as preferred) and follow signs to the New Jersey Turnpike; Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 4 ("Camden/Philadelphia"); Follow Rte. 73 North ("Ben Franklin Bridge") for 2 miles; Follow Rte. 38 West ("Ben Frankline Bridge) for 5 miles; Rte. 38 merges into Rte. 30 West for another 2 miles; Follow I - 676 West ("Ben Franklin Bridge") for 1 mile; Cross the Ben Franklin Bridge ($3 toll one-way); Follow I- 676 West, Stay in right lane to take the 15th Street/Center City exit; At top of ramp, you are now on 15th Street; Turn right onto Market Street; Turn left onto 17th Street; Follow 17th Street to Pine Street; Park at the lot of 17th and Pine ($8 Thursday and Friday, $16 Saturday); The Museum is one block West at 18th and Pine. From West of Philadelphia: Take I - 76 East; Follow I-76 East to Exit 344 (I-676 East/Central Philadelphia) - the expressway splits for this exit: Stay in Middle Lane in order to get onto I-676 East; Immediately after this exit - merge right and take the first (quick) right exit, for Benjamin Franklin Parkway/23rd Street; Pass the 1st light, and take a right at the 2nd light onto 21st Street; Stay on 21st Street, past Market, Chestnut, Walnut, and Spruce; Turn left onto Pine Street; The Museum is a few doors before the intersection of 18th and Pine; Parking is at a lot at 17th and Pine ($8 Thursday and Friday, $16 Saturday). From the East, via the Walt Whitman Bridge (South Jersey): Take the Atlantic City Expressway East to the end, merging with Route 42 North; Continue on Route 42 North, following the signs to the Walt Whitman Bridge/Philadelphia; After crossing the bridge, continue on I-76 West until Exit 351 (I-95 North); Proceed on I-95 N to Exit 22 (I-676 West to Central Philadelphia). As you exit, stay in the left-hand lane in order to get on I-676 West above. From the North, via I-95: Get on I-95 South, after the Glrard Avenue exit (Exit 23), keep to the right. I-95 will split. Stay in the second lane from the right, following signs for I-95 South/Central Philadelphia; Shortly after, take Exit 22 (I-676 West towards Center City). As you exit, stay to the left, following signs for I-676 West. From this point on, follow the directions from I-676 West above. From all points south: Take 95 North to Exit 22 (I-676 West to Central Phliadelphia) on Left; As you exit, stay to the left to get onto I-676 West; From this point on, follow directions from I-676 West above.
Restrooms, gift shop
tours, available docents, handouts, living history