Rothman Institute Ice Rink

The city's premier winter experience returns November 10, 2017.

The Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Park is an unparalleled entertainment experience on Philadelphia’s center stage in a wonderfully urban and unique setting. Open seven days a week, the rink offers wintry fun for all ages, with a full slate of programs.

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Learn to Skate

The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park offers skating lessons for children and adults. Basics are taught in 30-minute lessons, led by professional skate instructors. Each four-week session is $100 and includes lessons, admission and skate rental. To sign up, access the Learn to Skate Registration Form. For more information, email

Session 1: Tuesdays, November 28 and December 5, 12, 19
Session 2: Tuesdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23
Session 3: Tuesdays, January 30 and February 6, 13, 20

Tots (Ages 3-5*) 3:00 pm & 3:30 pm
*Children must be a minimum of 3 years old to register
Youth (Ages 6–10) 4:00 pm & 5:00 pm
Youth (Ages 11–15) 5:30 pm
Adult (16 & Older) 6:00 pm


Monday-Thursday: Noon–9:00 pm
Friday: Noon–11:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am–11:00 pm
Sunday: 11:00 am–8:00 pm
Special Holiday Hours

Admission Kids 10 & Under: $3
Admission Adult: $5
Skate Rental: $10
(skate sizes range from kids size 9 to mens size 14)
Penguin Skate Aids: $10
Lockers: $5
Group Rate: $12/pp
(includes admission and skate rentals for 10+ guests)

For more information, email

The Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Park is operated and managed professionally by Rink Management Services Corporation (RMSC), Mechanicsville, Virginia.