Rocky Steps at Philadelphia Museum of Art
Type: Active, Art Museums, Family Friendly, Free Attractions, Museums, Outdoor Activities, Public Spaces
For many visitors to the City of Brotherly Love, one of the most recognizable and interesting landmarks to visit are the Art Museum steps. These steps were made famous in the Rocky movies, and folks... Read More
For many visitors to the City of Brotherly Love, one of the most recognizable and interesting landmarks to visit are the Art Museum steps. These steps were made famous in the Rocky movies, and folks love to run up the steps like the famous boxer did in the films. You can stop to do just that, free of charge, as many times as you like. You can also make a few boxing moves to really play the part. Whether or not you choose to also go into the art museum is up to you, but visiting and running the steps is free of charge. There's also a statue of Rocky of to the side of the museum, and you may get your picture taken there or on the steps to say you've been here. Many people love adding this budget activity to their visit, as it's quick, fun, free and gives them some bragging rights as well.
- Free Things to Do: "Get a friend or family member to take your picture when you've conquered the steps, as it's certainly something to be proud of."
- Best for Free Things to Do Because: There are few activities in the city with as many bragging rights and fun as running the steps of this museum.