Upcoming openings and developments in Philadelphia:
of the Philadelphia Museum of Art: Completed in Autumn 2020
The renowned Philadelphia Museum of Art has embarked
on a $196 million campaign to create a new public space within the footprint of
its landmark building, adding 23,000 square feet of new gallery space. For more
information, visit www.philamuseum.org.
Faith and Liberty Discovery Center: Opening in 2020
The Center will explore the role of faith and liberty
in fostering core American values through film, interactive media, imagery and artifacts.
For more information, visit www.faithandliberty.org.
Upcoming hotel openings in Philadelphia:
Canopy by Hilton Philadelphia Center City: Opening in
236 rooms complete a full revival of the historic
Stephen Girard building at 12th and Ludlow streets. Amenities
include Wi-Fi; artisanal breakfasts and evening tastings of local beer, wine or
spirits; a business center; a fitness Center featuring multiple Peloton Bikes;
and a lounge / bar. For more information, visit www.canopy3.hilton.com.
Opening of W and Element Hotels: Opening in June 2020
Located at 15th and Chestnut Street, Starwood’s new
dual-branded W and Element Hotels property is projected for completion in June
2020. The 295-room W Philadelphia and 460-room Element Philadelphia Hotel will
occupy a 51-storey tower and offer guests panoramic city views, an outdoor pool
bar and terrace and meeting facilities. For more information, visit www.starwoodhotels.com.
Centric Hotel by Hyatt: Opening in 2020
The 13-story Centric Hotel by Hyatt, which opens in 2020, will
feature over 330 stylish guestrooms, 40 spacious and modern executive suite,
meeting space, retails shops, a rooftop garden, and underground parking. The
hotel will be the first Hyatt Centric in Philadelphia at 1602-1634 Chancellor
Street. For more information, visit www.hyatt.com.
Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia: Opening in late
Construction has begun for the Live! Casino & Hotel
Philadelphia in South Philadelphia, featuring more than 1.5 million square-feet
of gaming, dining and entertainment space. The venue will have more than 200
upscale rooms and will be located at 900 Packer Avenue on the corner of 9th
and Darien Streets in the Philadelphia Sports Complex. For more information,
Posted by: Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau
Posted on: 26/11/2019