NOTICE: During the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia July 25-28, Friends Center will remain open for its usual hours.
Friends Center’s event space is almost fully booked that week. We will not be able to accommodate last-minute requests.
Hold your next meeting in Friends Center’s renovated green building
Since 1856 Friends Center has been a gathering place for community groups. With our LEED Platinum green renovation and modern video and teleconferencing facilities, we are both historic and up to date—and ready for your use. Friends Center is easy to reach by public transit, bike, walking, and car. We are two blocks from City Hall, near the hub of public transit and one block from the Broad Street exit of the Vine Street Expressway (Interstsate 676). Discounted parking is available across 15th Street. (For individual room descriptions, click here.)
Friends Center can accommodate:
• Meetings for as few as 5 or 10 people up to as many as 100
• Lectures and presentations for up to 700
• Receptions and luncheons
• Film screenings
• Press events
• Outdoor picnics and events
• Weddings and memorial services
Click here for our rates and services.
For more information or to schedule a meeting space contact Chris Mohr, 215-241-7191 or click here to contact by email.
NEW: You can now also submit your inquiry via this online form.