For $40 or less*, Hawks and Viikingit players, friends and families are welcome to join us for our bus trip to the city of soft pretzels, cheesesteaks and Brotherly Love! We will leave 9:30 a.m. sharp on Wednesday, April 8.
Along the way we will be participating in a Selfie Scavenger Hunt designed to make sure you see all the top spots!
* we are budgeting for and collecting $40 per person, but hope to have actual costs lower and will refund any difference.
To sign up: first, fill out this form – then Venmo @Hawks-Finland $40 per person. Make sure to note “Philly Trip” in the comments. If you would rather pay by check, please email HawksFinland@gmail.com and we will make arrangements.
Bus loads at the Skatium in Havertown for drive to One Liberty
1002 Darby Road
Havertown, PA 19083
Visit the One Liberty Observation Deck – enjoy a 360 degree view of the city from one of its newest and most-popular attractions. Along with great views, you’ll find three state-of-the-art audio zones that narrate the monumental moments in Philly pop culture, music, and sports.
Once you are done at One Liberty, you can take a stroll through the heart of Center City. See the famous clothespin statue, and get your photo taken in LOVE Park!
Our group will meet at the historic Reading Terminal Market for lunch and more shopping and sightseeing.
Board the bus at Reading Terminal Market for the 10 minute ride to the Philadelphia Museum of Art steps.
Free time in the Art Museum area for photos on the Art Museum Steps, Rocky Statue, Washington Fountain, and Eakins Oval.
Back on the bus for the trip to the short ride to Independence VIsitors Center and the historic area of Old Philadelphia
Explore the historic district of Philadelphia:
- Independence Hall
- Liberty Bell
- Elfreth’s Alley
- Philadelphia Visitors’s Center
- Gift Shops
Walk to Sonny’s Cheesesteaks for dinner
Bus departs Sonny’s for the return trip to the Skatium
7:30 to 7:45 p.m.
Arrive back to the Skatium!
Philadelphia Day Trip Leader
Jennifer McCarty (email)- (610) 207-3078 (m)