If you and your family are looking for fun, affordable activities to do while you’re on vacation in Philadelphia, then head on over to Franklin Square in the historic city center. At Franklin Square, you and your children can play a round of miniature golf, ride the Philadelphia Park Liberty Carousel, and enjoy a quick, delicious meal at SquareBurger.
You’ll find Franklin Square located north of Race Street between North Sixth and Seventh streets, centrally located in Philadelphia. The square is easily reachable in your own vehicle or in a car rental from Orthodox Auto Company.
Check out these exciting attractions while you’re at Franklin Square.
Philly Mini Golf
You and your family can play a competitive round of miniature golf at Philly Mini Golf in Franklin Square. Try to putt the golf ball through a course filled with miniature models of Philadelphia landmarks and icons, such as Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.
Tickets to play mini golf are $9 for adults and children ages 13 and older and $7 for children ages three through 12. Children ages two and under can play for free.
Philadelphia Park Liberty Carousel
Do you have little ones who love to ride carousels? If so, you’re in luck, since the Philadelphia Park Liberty Carousel is located at Franklin Square. This ride features the usual animals that you’d see on any traditional carousel, but you’ll also find unique animals representing freedom in America, such as a bald eagle.
Tickets for the Liberty Carousel cost $2.50 per person. Children ages two and under can ride the carousel free of charge. If your children are under 42 inches tall, be sure you accompany them on the ride.
If you and your family get hungry while visiting Franklin Square, there’s no need to leave to go find a restaurant; you can simply enjoy lunch at SquareBurger within the square. SquareBurger offers tasty burgers, hot dogs, fries, drinks, and shakes, and all menu items are under $7.
You and your family will have plenty of fun when you visit Franklin Square in historic Philadelphia. If you happen to experience any problems with your own car while you’re vacationing in Philly, Orthodox Auto Company would love to help you get your vehicle back in its proper-functioning condition by finding you just the right used auto parts from our salvage yards. Contact us at 215-332-3520 or drop by our lot today.