Time: September 16, 2017 from 9am to 6pm
Location: Paine's Park (just uphill from the skateboard park)
Street: MLK Jr Dr and the Schuylkill River Trail
Website or Map: http://phillyfreedomwalk.org
Phone: 916 225-0569
Event Type: walk, philadelphia, pa, east coast greenway, freedom., freewalkers, schuylkill
Organized By: Charles Updike
Latest Activity: yesterday
Walk with us through the city of Brotherly Love and walk, bike, kayak or row with the East Coast Greeenway.
This scenic afternoon 15-mile walk through Philadelphia explores several neighborhoods and parks and visits a multitude of historic and cultural landmarks including: Fairmount Park, Philadelphia Art Museum, Boathouse Row, City Hall, South Street, Penn's Landing, Reading Terminal Market, Chinatown, Independence Mall, Elfreth's Alley, Eastern State Penitentiary, Society Hill and more.
Before our walk, we will join the East Coast Greenway on a journey along the Schuylkill to Bartram's Garden, with
walkers, cyclists, kayakers and rowers participating.
Free and open to public. Bring friends and family.
Visit http://phillyfreedomwalk.org for details, maps, schedule.
Visit http://greenway.org for River Relay details.
FreeWalkers - River Relay schedule:
Fri 4- 7pm Greenway River Relay festivities
Fri 7- 9pm Liberty Lights Walk
Sat 9-10am Walk to Bartram's Garden with Greenway
Sat 10-11am Bartram's Garden tour, kayaking, tree planting
Return via trolley to 30th St Station
Sat Noon Philly Freedom Walk
- Fairmount Waterworks
- Art Museum
- Eastern State Penitentiary
- Ben Franklin Parkway
- City Hall
- Independence Hall
- Liberty Bell
- Christ Church
- Elfreth's Alley
- Race Street Pier
- Penn's Landing
- Spruce Street Harbor Park
- South Street
- Society Hill
- Washington Square
and a lot more!
Arrive by 9am at Paine's Park, the skateboard park along the Schuylkill, to join the FreeWalkers and the East Coast Greenway on a walk to lovely Bartram's Garden or by noon to the Porch at 30th St Station to walk the fourth annual Freedom Walk. Our walk will conclude in Center City with easy transit options available. Stay over the night before and join us for the Friday evening River Relay opening event and our evening Liberty Lights Walk.