Three people inside Lokal Hotel

Independent by Design

Welcome to Old City Philadelphia - the neighborhood known as America’s most historic square mile. Whether you come to experience Old City as a visitor, a resident or a business person, you’ll find resources on this website to help you discover and get involved in this charming, creative, multi-layered district.

Food and drink on display at las Bugambilias

Old City Eats Returns

Enjoy small plates and featured drinks every Thursday all summer long! Plus, don't miss the kickoff Block Party this Thursday, May 26th!

Produce displays inside of Riverwards Produce in Old City

New Businesses in Old City

Old City District welcomes new shops, restaurants, a grocery store, and a museum to the neighborhood.

COVID-19 Resources

Find the latest information and updates regarding COVID-19 from the City of Philadelphia.