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Kelly Drive

Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA 19131
+1 215-685-0000
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Beautiful starting point to exploring and enjoying the city

I love Kelly Drive! It's a very relaxing walk and a great way to people watch and get some exercise... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Ashley B
Beautiful Views

Popular place for locals and tourists. Great for sightseeing, biking, walking, running, etc. Take a... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Tiffany C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“boat house” (20 reviews)
“bike ride” (14 reviews)
Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA 19131
+1 215-685-0000
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

I love Kelly Drive! It's a very relaxing walk and a great way to people watch and get some exercise in. The entire path is about 5 miles or so of walking along the water. While there's nothing to actually 'do', it's a beautiful way...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Popular place for locals and tourists. Great for sightseeing, biking, walking, running, etc. Take a stroll with the kids, friends, out of town guests. Do not walk alone at night!

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I live in Manayunk and go to the Inner City often. This is my preferred route. Yes, I can get there faster on I-76 but then I miss all those lovely windy turns and the great view of the river. Nothing beats driving by the...More

Thank denisetheartist
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great place for walking, jogging, bike riding amidst some wonderful museums. Nest to the river,so you can just sit on the grass and relax.

Thank BoSox999
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It is great to stroll along Kelly Drive on a spring afternoon. There are beautiful flowers, tree, and grassy areas to enjoy.The river view is lovely.

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

You live in Philly, you probably run along Kelly drive. The best times are during the day. Try to avoid the weekends. Nice, flat, wide paved path. If strolling is your thing, it's great for that too. You can go all down the river and...More

Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Always something going on there. It is beautiful u can park and walk along the drive. The flowers r beautiful especially in the Spring

Thank MsBeth2016
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Lovely place to drive by or take a walk. Reminds me of why I love Philadelphia! Drive by if you've never been there or if it's nice walk! Take someone who's never been to Philly.

Thank Alexandra J L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a great drive! I always choose Kelly drive vs. I-76 to go home. It offers a laid back experience and awesome views.

1  Thank Philly-In-Durham
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Skip the expressway and take a leisure drive along the river , stop park and walk for awhile to see the statues, sit under the trees, hop back in the car and stop again to see the boaters out practicing for the races. Hop back...More

Thank nickmac207
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17 October 2017|
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Response from BoSox999 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few obvious spots along the river
20 May 2017|
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Response from Philly-In-Durham | Reviewed this property |
Actually, there is a stone tunnel near that bridge that is way less than 135 feet. Even this tunnel is capable of a truck passing through.
Beth O
2 September 2016|
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Response from MissElegance | Reviewed this property |
t Suburban Station at 15th & JFK Blvd. or at 30th Street Station, which is closest to Kelly Drive. There are Flash tour vans (purple) that have many stops around the city. Center City Philly is very walkable -- about 4... More