Lovingly known as the "gayborhood," Washington Square West is home to the busiest clubs and nightlife in the city, including GLBT-friendly venues. Piano bar and dance club Tavern on Camac is a popular spot for a singing old standards and show tunes, while Woody's club plays current dance hits. Check out Antique Row for furniture, curios, and interior design options.
Getting Around Philadelphia
The best way to get around Philadelphia is by walking. The city's extensive bus, trolley, subway and train system is useful for cross-town adventures. An $11 day pass makes the most sense for visitors.
- Philadelphia International Airport-PHL
- $28.50-flat rate to Central Philadelphia
Things to Do and See Near Washington Square West
- Eastern State Penitentiary
- Fairmount Park
- Independence Hall
- Philadelphia Museum of Art
- Philadelphia City Hall
- Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
- Boathouse Row
- Franklin Institute
- Franklin Field
- Temple University