2019 Conference location


INTERNATIONAL HOUSE PHILADELPHIA

3701 CHESTNUT STREET
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19104
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TEL: 215-387-5125
IHOUSEPHILLY.ORG

 

GETTING THERE


PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Philadelphia International Airport is 9 miles away from the venue and accessible via public transit

  • Estimated Lyft or Uber Fare: $20 USD

  • Estimated Taxi Fare: $28.50 USD

  • SEPTA Fare: Airport Line train ticket + Trolley/MFL ticket ~$9.25 USD


CARPOOL

If you can drive or you want to join a carpool to Philly for PGM ONE 2019, please visit this page and do the following:


IF YOU CAN DRIVE:

  • Click "+ Add" and enter your information. 

  • For Address: enter the address that you want to depart from. 

  • If you cannot take any passengers on the ride there or the ride back, uncheck the "Departing Time" or "Returning Time" boxes. If you can take passengers either way, leave the boxes checked. 


IF YOU ARE NOT DRIVING BUT WANT TO JOIN A CARPOOL:

  • Click "+ Join Waitlist" on the right side and enter your information. 

  • Make sure to note if you need a ride there and a ride back. 


PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

The International House is easily accessible by SEPTA—Philly’s public transit system.

For more detailed information visit the SEPTA website or read this article.

TRANSIT FARE: $2.50 (for all buses, subway, and trolley). You can use exact change or a SEPTA KEY card that you can buy/load at the following locations.


BIKING

Philadelphia is a great city for biking. Indego bike share has stations all over the city, including one near the International House on 36th and Sansom. Click here for a map of the Indego bike stations.

DAY PASS FARE: $10/day for unlimited 30 minute trips.


PARKING

Plenty of metered street parking is available on Chestnut and Market Streets, as well as throughout University City.

METERED PARKING RATE: $2/hour, free after 8pm. Pay on your mobile device using MeterUp app.

Discounted parking for guests of IHP is also available at the Sheraton University City parking garage, located at 3549 Chestnut Street.  Bring your parking receipt to our front desk or box office for a validation stamp to receive $2.00 off their regular hourly rates. The garage is open 24-hours.

In addition, there are a number of UPenn parking lots and garages within walking distance; you can find information on their locations, hours, and rates here.  


LODGING


International House - The PGM ONE venue, International Housing Philly, has limited space available on-site. Rooms are $95/night and must be paid in advance. You can find more information on this page.  You can call and book directly at: 215-895-6540.

Akwaaba Philadelphia (BIPOC owned) - a black owned, bed and breakfast in Philadelphia is offering 10% off reservations when using booking code: PGMPhilly. Approximately 10 minute walk from the venue.

Local Hotel Options: