DIRECTIONS AND
PARKING

We’re located in the heart of Old City, easily accessible by car, bus or train. You can find parking near both Christ Church and the Christ Church Burial Ground.

Getting to Christ Church

Christ Church Address

20 N. American Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19106

From 95 South
  • Follow 95 S to Exit 22 (Independence Hall-Callowhill Street exit). As you drive to the bottom of the ramp, get in the left lane.
  • Go straight - you will be on 2nd Street.
  • Stay on 2nd Street.
  • Go past Arch Street (3rd traffic light).
  • Christ Church is on the right side of 2nd Street between Filbert and Market Streets.
From 95 North
  • Follow 95N to Exit 20 (Independence Hall exit).
  • Stay on the right following the Independence Hall signs.
  • Go straight.
  • Make a left on 4th Street to Race Street.
  • Make a left on Race to 2nd Street.
  • Make a right on 2nd Street.
  • Go past Arch Street (traffic light).
  • Christ Church is on the right side of 2nd Street between Filbert and Market Streets.
From 76 East or West (Schuylkill Expressway)
  • Follow 76 to 676 East (Vine Street Expressway).
  • Get off at the 8th Street exit.
  • Follow 8th Street to Race Street.
  • Make a left on Race Street to 2nd Street.
  • Make a right on 2nd Street.
  • Go past Arch Street (traffic light).
  • Christ Church is on the right side of 2nd Street between Filbert and Market Streets.
Subway Travel
Christ Church is visible from the 2nd and Market subway entrances. Take the 2nd St stop on the Market-Frankford line if you’re traveling to us by subway. When you exit the subway, look up. You will be able to see the church from where you are.
Church Service Parking

When attending Christ Church services, classes, and fellowship, you may park free of charge in the lot behind Neighborhood House (on Filbert Street, next to the Arden Theater).

Please display the "ATTENDING SERVICES" sign (available from an usher or the office) on both sides of your dashboard. This also allows free parking on Market, American, and both sides of 2nd Street, but not in the SEPTA bus zone on 2nd Street.

If you receive a parking violations ticket while parking in the allowable spaces during services, give the ticket (or a copy) to the office. Please leave your name with the ticket.

Christ Church Tour Parking
There are several paid lots available around Christ Church. One is the lot behind Neighborhood House (on Filbert Street, next to the Arden Theater). Another is across 2nd from Filbert Street. There is also a garage on 2nd Street between Florist Street and Race Street. You may also find street parking along 2nd Street, Market Street or 3rd Street. Make sure to take note of parking time limit signs and meters that accept credit cards and cash and provide a ticket to display on your dashboard.

 

Getting to the Burial Ground

Burial Ground Address

340 N 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

From 95 South
  • Follow 95 S to Exit 22 (Independence Hall-Callowhill Street exit). As you drive to the bottom of the ramp, get in the left lane.
  • Go straight - you will be on 2nd Street.
  • Stay on 2nd Street.
  • Turn right on Arch Street (3rd traffic light).
  • The Burial Ground is on the left side of Arch Street between 4th and 5th Streets.
From 95 North
  • Follow 95N to Exit 20 (Independence Hall exit).
  • Stay on the right following the Independence Hall signs.
  • Go straight.
  • Make a left on 4th Street to Arch Street.
  • Make a right on Arch Street.
  • The Burial Ground is on the left side of Arch Street between 4th and 5th Streets.
From 76 East or West (Schuylkill Expressway)
  • Follow 76 to 676 East (Vine Street Expressway).
  • Get off at the 8th Street exit.
  • Follow 8th Street to Race Street.
  • Make a left on Race Street to 4th Street.
  • Make a right on 4th Street to Arch Street.
  • Make a right on Arch Street.
  • The Burial Ground is on the left side of Arch Street between 4th and 5th Streets.
Subway Travel
Christ Church Burial Ground is most accessible from the 5th and Market subway entrances. Take the 5th St stop on the Market-Frankford line if you’re traveling to us by subway. When you exit the subway, cross Market Street going north on 5th. When you get to Arch Street, the Burial Ground will be on your right, at the corner.
Burial Ground Parking
There is a large underground parking garage beneath the Independence Visitor Center with the entrance on 6th Street between Arch and Market Streets. You may also find street parking along 4th Street, 5th Street, Market Street or Arch Street. Make sure to take note of parking time limit signs and meters that accept credit cards and cash and provide a ticket to display on your dashboard.

 

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