Franklin Square is located at 6th & Race Streets, just across from the National Constitution Center and just blocks from the Betsy Ross House and Historic Philadelphia Center. Hours of operation for the park attractions and SquareBurger are listed below.
Hours & Schedule
- January: Closed
- February: Closed
- March 1-22: Open daily from 10 am - 5 pm
- March 22 - May 22: Open daily from 10 am - 7 pm
- May 23 - September 1: 10 am - 9 pm (Sun-Thurs), 10 am - 10 pm (Fri-Sat)
- September 2-30: 10 am - 7 pm
- October 1-31: 10 am - 7 pm (Mon-Thurs), 10 am - 9 pm (Fri-Sun)
- November 1-12: 10 am - 7 pm
- November 13 - December 31: 10 am - 8 pm (Closed for Thanksigiving Day and Christmas Day)
Franklin Square playground is open daily from 6 am - 9 pm.
Extended Summer Hours (May 23 - September 1)
- Franklin Square is open Sunday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Hours of operation are weather permitting and are subject to change without notice. Attractions are subject to availability.
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Fairmount Park Perks PassFranklin Square is managed and maintained by Historic Philadelphia, Inc., a non-profit organization. We are also a proud member of the Fairmount Park Perk Pass. With the Park Perk Pass, Fairmount Park Conservancy Members receive $.50 off the Parx Liberty Carousel. and $1 off Philly Mini Golf when they present their Park Perk Pass. For more information about the Perk Pass, visit Fairmount Park.
Franklin Square Holiday Festival
Open Daily through December 31, 4 - 8 pm (Closed Christmas Day)
The Franklin Square Holiday Festival is Philadelphia's #1 destination for electrifying holiday fun! Here's a quick snapshot of this week's special events and activities!
- Kids' Craftivity Hours
Mon. - Thurs. 4 - 5 pm
Kids can make a variety of FREE holiday-themed crafts to take home!
- Food Truck Fridays
Friday, Dec. 19, 4 - 8 pm
Enjoy delicious bites from local favorite The Whirly Pig and Wonderland Cakes.
- Lightning Bolt Holiday Express
Sat. & Sun., Dec. 27 & 28, 4:30 - 7:30 pm
All aboard for a special holiday train ride around the Square!
Adults: $5, Children: $4
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