Dilworth Park is the city's lively new centerpiece, with a cafe, lush lawn, tree groves, and a fountain, which converts into an ice skating rink in winter.
A quiet oasis in Center City Philadelphia, great for lunch, reading, or just enjoying a beautiful day.Learn More
A park with something for everyone. Grab a bite and explore the garden and pond, which converts to a special playground in winter.Learn More
The city's lively new centerpiece, with a cafe, lush lawn, tree groves, and a fountain, which converts into an ice skating rink in winter.Learn More
A beautifully landscaped plaza along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and a great place to relax and grab a cup of coffee.Learn More
Dilworth Park is alive all summer long, with the All-American BBQ, live music, fitness, outdoor movies, CCD Sips, arts and more! Get the complete schedule now.learn more
On August 7, come to an outdoor screening in Sister Cities Park of this new documentary about Philadelphia's role in early film history!Read More
CCDF is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $325,000 grant from the William Penn Foundation to enable the first phase of activation for Pulse, a site-specific public art created for Dilworth Park by internationally recognized sculptor Janet Echelman.
Center City District Foundation (CCDF) is the charity of choice for citizens who care about the vitality of downtown Philadelphia. CCDF funds initiatives that improve parks and public spaces and enhances the quality of life in the downtown.Read More
Host your next memorable event in the heart of Philadelphia. Learn how the beautiful, well-maintained outdoor spaces managed by the CCD are perfect for your next special event.Learn More
The Center City District Foundation (CCDF) is the charity of choice for engaged citizens who care deeply about the vitality and competitiveness of Center City. Working together with the CCD and CPDC, CCDF supports initiatives that improve the quality of life and make downtown Philadelphia unique and engaging.Learn More