Transportation and Parking

FDR Park_Directional Sign

Location

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park
1500 Pattison Avenue & South Broad Street 
Philadelphia, PA 19145

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Coming by Car

From Center City: Take Broad Street South to Pattison Avenue. Utilize parking lots at Wells Fargo Center or Citizens Bank Park.

From I-95 North or South: Take the Broad Street/Pattison Avenue exit of I-95. If coming from I-95 Southbound, turn right onto Broad Street. If coming from I-95 Northbound, the exit puts you on Broad Street. Continue straight on Broad Street. At the third traffic light, which is Pattison Avenue, utilize parking lots at Wells Fargo Center or Citizens Bank Park.

From Rte. 76 going East (Schuylkill Expressway): Get off at the Penrose Avenue/International Airport exit (left lane exit). Go to the end of the exit road. At the traffic light, turn left onto Penrose. At the first stoplight, turn right onto Pattison Avenue. Utilize parking lots at Wells Fargo Center or Citizens Bank Park.

From Rte. 76 going West and the Walt Whitman Bridge: Take exit 350 to 7th Street. Follow 7th to Pattison Avenue. Turn right on Pattison and utilize parking lots at Wells Fargo Center or Citizens Bank Park.  

Coming by Walking, Biking, and Public Transportation


GoPhillyGo

Use the GoPhillyGo mobile site and Android app for easy, walking, biking, SEPTA, PATCO, DART, and NJ Transit directions from your current location to the Flower Show.

SEPTA

The Flower Show is easily reached via the Broad Street Line. Ride it south to NRG Station (Broad & Pattison). The entrance to the Show is a five-block walk. If you're starting your trip on Regional Rail - take the train to Suburban Station and follow signs to connect to the Broad Street Line. Visit septa.org for schedule information.

PATCO

If you are coming from New Jersey, take the PATCO High Speedline and get off at 12th/13th and Locust Streets. Walk underground to the Broad Street Subway at Broad and Walnut Streets. Take the subway south on the Broad Street Line to the AT&T Station. Visit RidePATCO.org to obtain route and schedule information.


Parking for the Flower Show

Flower Show guests have several options for official Flower Show parking close to FDR Park, including:

  • Naval Hospital Lot:  1561 -1999 Pattison Avenue 
  • Lots T & U at Citizens Bank Park
  • Lots A & B at Wells Fargo Center

Price

  • $20 cars
  • $40 oversized vehicles (any vehicle that cannot completely fit into a single parking space: RVs, larger trucks, etc). 

Each voucher will be charged a $3.75 online fee for an advanced purchase voucher. No fees will apply for day-of parking, but spaces are limited. Click the button below to order a parking voucher for your specific Show date. 

Vouchers will be valid at all parking lots; guests do not have to decide the parking location in advance. Guests can pay for parking onsite on the day of arrival. Please be advised that your preferred lot may fill up, and you may be directed to another official Flower Show parking lot.

Hours of operation for Flower Show parking lots

Hours coming soon!

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking is available in the Naval Hospital lot. Street parking is also available for Show visitors.

Parking During Flower Show // Other Philadelphia Events

Please note there are multiple Philadelphia Phillies baseball games taking place during Flower Show dates as follows:

  • Friday, June 4 at 7:05 pm
  • Saturday, June 5 at 4:05 pm
  • Sunday, June 6 at 1:05 pm
  • Tuesday, June 8 at 7:05 pm
  • Wednesday, June 9 at 7:05 pm
  • Thursday, June 10 at 1:05 pm
  • Saturday, June 12 at 4:05 pm
  • Sunday, June 13 at 1:05 pm

Please adjust your travel times to the Flower Show accordingly.


Complimentary Courtesy Parking Shuttles

Courtesy shuttles to the official Flower Show parking lots will run daily during Show dates, providing complimentary shuttle transportation to and from designated parking lots surrounding FDR Park. The courtesy shuttles will begin operation approximately one hour prior to Show open and will run one hour after Show close.

Courtesy shuttles will run a continuous loop throughout the event, serving all PHS Philadelphia Flower Show parking lots and service to the entrance gate.

Courtesy Shuttle Hours of Operation:

  • Saturday, June 5: 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sunday, June 6 – Sunday, June 13: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Courtesy shuttles are operated by Philadelphia Trolley Works and the fleet includes a mix of Victorian-style trolleys and mini-buses. The trolleys will operate with windows open to offer guests fresh air during the ride.

Guests will be required to wear masks on the shuttles, and capacity will be limited due to social distancing requirements. During peak service times, more than a dozen vehicles will be in service.

Courtesy Shuttle Stops:   

The shuttle will stop at all PHS Philadelphia Flower Show public parking lots: 

  • Naval Hospital  Lot, 1561-1999 Pattison Avenue
  • Lot T/Lot U, Citizens Bank Park Parking Lot
  • Septa NRG Station N, 3600 S Broad Street (Courtesy shuttle pickup for NRG Station will be on the north side of Pattison Street only)

Walking to the Show from Parking Lots

To take advantage of the beautiful surroundings of FDR Park and walk to the Flower Show, guests are more than welcome to walk from designated parking lots to the Show entrance.

Due to social distancing requirements and shuttle capacities on our courtesy vehicles, walking to the Show will offer guests a quick way to enter the venue.

  • Naval Hospital Lot – 0.3 miles to Show entrance or approximately 5-8 minutes
    • Exit the lot to the south along Pattison Avenue and head due east. A temporary crosswalk will be set up just outside the main parking lot entrance, allowing guests to cross over to the FDR Park side of the street on Pattison. Head east towards the 1800 Pattison Avenue building and PHS Welcome Center and turn south into the park. Follow the signs for the entrance to the show.
  • Citizens Bank Park – Lot T/U – 0.4 miles to Show entrance or approximately 7-9 minutes
    • Exit the lot to the south along Pattison Avenue and head west towards FDR Park. Cross Pattison Avenue via the intersection at Broad Street near NRG Station and head toward the NE corner of FDR Park. Follow the signs for the entrance to the show.
  • NRG Station N – 0.3 miles to Show entrance or approximately 5-7 minutes
    • Exit the station to the south along Pattison Avenue and head west towards FDR Park, crossing Broad Street, and heading toward the NE corner of FDR Park. Follow the signs for the entrance to the show.

Courtesy Reading Terminal Market Flower by PHLASH

Keep your tradition alive  -- start your visit to the 2021 Flower Show at Reading Terminal Market with the Reading Terminal Market Flower by PHLASH®! This $25 round-trip transportation package provides shuttle service between the Reading Terminal Market and the 2021 Philadelphia Flower Show. 

The Reading Terminal Market Flower by PHLASH® transportation package includes: a floral-inspired cocktail from the RTM Garden Bar, a $10 Reading Terminal Market gift certificate, and round-trip transportation via a special shuttle serviced by the PHLASH®, with daily departures to the Flower Show at FDR Park offered 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.   

After your online purchase of your Reading Terminal Market Flower by PHLASH® ticket, redeem by showing your digital ticket at City Kitchen inside Reading Terminal Market between 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Please note: the transportation package does not include admission to the Flower Show.

Questions about the Flower Show? Contact PHS.
phone
215-988-8800
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