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Transit Museum

Transit Museum
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Type of Attraction
Museums, Buildings & Monuments
Neighborhood
Downtown
Interests That Apply
Local Culture, History, Science, Technology, Engineering
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Price: Free
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Lunch
Restrooms: Available
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Transit Museum

Life Is Not A Highway


Family Time

Address: Phone:
1234 Market St
(Lobby)
Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 215 580 7800

Description

The Transit Museum, located in the SEPTA's headquarters, is more or less an exhibit that traces the history of Philadelphia's public transit system. There's an old trolley car that has been restored in the lobby, which is a great piece of interactive history. The exhibit also includes photographs and other items for viewing. If you are especially smitten by public transportation, or your kids love big machinery, this is a quick and easy stop.



Times & Dates

Open Hours: 10am-5pm, Mon-Fri; 10am-3pm, Sat
Visit Time: 30min-1hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: Free

Exposure

Indoor with climate control.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers

Transportation

Nearest Train or Bus: 13th St Station, Market-Frankford Line
Best Modes of Transportation: Automobile/Car Bus Subway Train Walking
Parking Availability: Yes


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