Venue Information

DoubleTree by Hilton

Philadelphia Airport4509 Island Avenue,

Philadelphia, PA 19153Phone:+1 215-365-4150

About City

Philadelphia is the biggest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and it

is only associated city-county, the fifth-most-populous city in the United States,

and the essential of the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country. Climatic

conditions fall in the northern periphery of the humid subtropical climate zone.

Summers are typically hot and muggy, fall and spring are generally mild, and

winter is cold. Snowfall is highly variable, with some winters bringing only light

snow and others bringing several major snowstorms, with the normal seasonal

snowfall standing at 22.4 in (57 cm); snow in November or April is rare, and a

sustained snow cover is rare. Highlights of Philadelphia: Philadelphia is home to

many national historical sites that relate to the founding of the United States.

Independence National Historical Park is the centre of these historical landmarks

being one of the country’s 22 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Independence Hall,

where the Declaration of Independence was signed, and the Liberty Bell are the

city’s most famous attractions. Other historic sites include homes for Edgar Allan

Poe, Betsy Ross, and Thaddeus Kosciuszko, early government buildings like the

First and Second Banks of the United States, Fort Mifflin, and the Gloria Dei (Old

Swedes’) Church. Philadelphia alone has 67 National Historic Landmarks, the third

most of any city in the country

Transportation

Directions to  DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia Airport Hotel:


Traveling South on I-95 (From Philadelphia & New Jersey): Follow I-95 South through Philadelphia to Exit #15 (Enterprise Avenue / Island Avenue). The exit ramp will place you onto Enterprise Avenue. Follow Enterprise Avenue to the Dead End and turn right onto Island Avenue. Follow Island Avenue 1/2 mile, and the hotel will be on the right hand side.


Traveling North on I-95 (From Delaware and all points south): Upon entering the Philadelphia area, follow signs to exit #13 (Valley Forge / Island Avenue). When exiting, stay in the right hand lane and continue to merge right until you reach the base of the exit ramp At the base of the exit ramp, approaching the traffic light, merge left. Turn left at the traffic light (Island Avenue) and the hotel is on the left hand side.

I-76 East (Schuylkill Expressway from Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Turnpike): Follow I-76 East through Philadelphia to Exit 347A (Route 291 / Penrose Avenue). Follow this long exit to the 1st traffic light (Penrose Avenue) and turn right. Travel over the George Platt Bridge and stay in the left hand lane for the Island Avenue exit. At the first traffic light (Island Avenue), turn left. The hotel is on the left hand side.

I-476 South (Blue Route) (From Delaware County, Pennsylvania Turnpike, Pocono’s) Follow I-476 South to I-95 North. Follow signs for exit #13 (Valley Forge / Island Avenue). When exiting, stay in the right hand lane and continue to merge right until you reach the base of the exit ramp. At the base of the exit ramp, approaching the traffic light, merge left. Turn left at the traffic light (Island Avenue) and the hotel is on the left hand side.

New Jersey Turnpike (From New York and New Jersey): Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit #3 (Route 168 / Woodbury). Follow Route 168 North for 2.5 miles to the Walt Whitman Bridge, ignoring all signs for I-295. While crossing the Walt Whitman Bridge, stay in the right lane. This is a toll bridge ($3.00). After the toll plaza, take the first exit on the right (I-95), and follow signs to I-95 South / Chester. Follow I-95 South through Philadelphia to Exit #15 (Enterprise Avenue / Island Avenue). The exit ramp will place you onto Enterprise Avenue. Follow Enterprise Avenue to the Dead End and turn right onto Island Avenue. Follow Island Avenue 1/2 mile, and the hotel will be on the right hand side.


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