Franklin Square

6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia PA  19106

Phone: (215) 629-4026

Franklin Square

Franklin Square is open daily at 10 a.m., weather permitting, beginning March 1. Retail operations and SquareBurger resume hours beginning March 23.

Franklin Square is an outdoor amusement oasis in the heart of Philadelphia and just steps from the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Betsy Ross House. Thousands of visitors and residents alike visit Franklin Square for Philly Mini Golf - a Philadelphia-themed miniature golf course, the Parx Liberty Carousel, two state-of-the-art playgrounds, the renowned SquareBurger, and frequent free community events for kids!

Franklin Square's beautiful outdoor greenery delights kids and grown-ups with a magical carousel, Philadelphia-themed miniature golf, the best milkshake in town, playgrounds, and more!

BIRTHDAY PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS: Enjoy The Pavilion in Franklin Square, the new all-season, climate-controlled party and event pavilion for your child's next birthday party, family function, or company outing!

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Past Events

Philadelphia Walk

Philadelphia Walk
09:00 am - 09/23/2018

At Franklin Square

An Evening in Franklin Square

An Evening in Franklin Square
05:30 pm - 05/17/2018

At Franklin Square

Circle the date for a magical night of fun and fundraising for this community treasure, with food provided by Brulee Catering. To purchase tickets or to sponsor...

Opening Week at the Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival

Opening Week at the Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival
07:00 pm - 05/01/2018

At Franklin Square

The Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival returns (May 1st - June 30th) with 28 all-new culturally-inspired lantern sculptures, featuring new lighting technology...

Kids' New Years Eve Countdown

Kids' New Years Eve Countdown
03:00 pm - 12/31/2017

At Franklin Square

Celebrate an early Kids' New Years Eve Countdown in Franklin Square on Sunday, December 31, from 3 - 8 pm. Enjoy New Year’s Eve craft-making from 3 pm to 6 pm,...

Santa Paws

Santa Paws
05:30 pm - 12/16/2017

At Franklin Square

*Rescheduled due to weather to Saturday December 16th* Bring your four-legged friends to Franklin Square for the annual Santa Paws celebration on Saturday, December...

Santa Saturdays

Santa Saturdays
05:30 pm - 12/02/2017

At Franklin Square

Experience the magic of the holidays and celebrate traditions new and old at the Franklin Square Holiday Festival. The free Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show...

Seasonal Sounds on Sundays

Seasonal Sounds on Sundays
04:00 pm - 11/12/2017

At Franklin Square

Experience the magic of the holidays and celebrate traditions new and old at the Franklin Square Holiday Festival. The free Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show...

Franklin Square Holiday Festival Opening Night

Franklin Square Holiday Festival Opening Night
04:00 pm - 11/09/2017

At Franklin Square

The Franklin Square Holiday Festival Featuring the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show presented by PECO is back, November 9 – December 31, 2017, 4 – 8 pm...

Trick-Or-Treat Trail presented by Fox Rothschild

Trick-Or-Treat Trail presented by Fox Rothschild
12:00 pm - 10/28/2017

At Franklin Square

On Saturday, October 28 from noon to 3 pm, Create your own Halloween-themed bag, follow the map, and trick-or-treat throughout the park on the Trick-Or-Treat Trail...

Franklin Square Pumpkin Patch

Franklin Square Pumpkin Patch
12:00 pm - 10/21/2017

At Franklin Square

Pick out a pumpkin from the Franklin Square Pumpkin Patch and decorate it with spooky designs to take home. FREE! Saturday, October 21, froom noon – 2 pm, while...

Saturday Night at the Movies: Ghostbusters

Saturday Night at the Movies: Ghostbusters
07:00 pm - 10/07/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies, sponsored by K12 Inc., featuring a FREE screening of the classic 1984 movie Ghostbusters! Bring a blanket and join us on the...

Monument Spotlight: Franklin Square

Monument Spotlight: Franklin Square
01:00 pm - 10/07/2017

At Franklin Square

Mural Arts Philadelphia’s citywide Monument Lab continues with a Saturday Spotlight event at Franklin Square, with music and food! This event will feature Monument...

Saturday Night at the Movies: Moana

Saturday Night at the Movies: Moana
08:00 pm - 09/02/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies featuring a FREE screening of the 2016 hit Disney movie Moana! Bring a blanket and join us on the Great Lawn on Saturday, September...

Saturday Night at the Movies: Finding Dory

Saturday Night at the Movies: Finding Dory
08:00 pm - 08/19/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies Featuring Finding Dory! Saturday, August, 19th 8 pm - 10 pm (movie begins at 8:30 pm). Bring a blanket and join us to enjoy the...

The LEGO Batman Movie at Franklin Square

The LEGO Batman Movie at Franklin Square
07:00 pm - 08/05/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies featuring "The LEGO Batman Movie" on the Great Lawn in Franklin Square! The movie begins at 8:30 pm.. Movie admission is FREE....

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
08:30 pm - 07/29/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies featuring "Ferris Bueller’s Day Off" in Franklin Square! The movie begins at 8:30 pm on Saturday, July 29th. Join us to watch...

Parks on Tap Jr. & Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Parks on Tap Jr. & Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
12:00 pm - 07/22/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies Featuring Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and Parks on Tap Jr. in Franklin Square! Saturday, July 22, 12 - 10 pm (movie begins at 8:30...

Monument Lab: Summer Sound

Monument Lab: Summer Sound
01:00 pm - 07/15/2017

At Franklin Square

Get a glimpse of Philadelphia’s most monumental project in 2017. Join Mural Arts for a first look at Monument Lab, and tell us about your vision for Philadelphia...

The Secret Life of Pets

The Secret Life of Pets
07:00 pm - 07/08/2017

At Franklin Square

It's Saturday Night at the Movies Featuring The Secret Life of Pets in Franklin Square. Join us and enjoy the park on Saturday, July 8 from 7 - 11 pm (the movie...

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