Upcoming events

    • 25 Aug 2016
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Walnut Street Pier on the East side of the Schuylkill River
    We are bringing back ourtraditional summer boat tour, Secrets of the Schuylkill River Tour.

    Secrets of the Schuylkill River: Take a one-hour fun and fact-filled guided sunset boat tour that highlights the past, present and future of the Hidden River. Discover the sights, sounds, and history of the river, from the early 1700s at historic Bartram's Garden, to the 1800s at the Fairmount Water Works, to award-winning 21st century skyscrapers. This tour will leave from the Walnut Street Pier, on the east side of the Schuylkill River beneath the Walnut Street Bridge.

    Secrets of the Schuylkill River: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

    $20.00 Members

    $22.00 Non-Members

    There is limited capacity on the boat; reservations will be on a first-come, first-served basis, so get your reservations in early.

    Payment will be expected for all reservations regardless of attendance.

    Visit for more information on Schuylkill Banks and other activities and events.

    Schuylkill River: The nearest parking lot is located at 24th and Sansom Streets. Metered parking is available on Walnut, Chestnut, and Market Streets, and along Schuylkill Avenue. Two-hour neighborhood street parking is available near the 25th and Locust Street at‑grade crossing into the Banks.

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