Paddle Penn's Landing

Opening Friday, May 4

Paddle your way around the Penn's Landing basin in a kayak, rowboat, pirate ship, swan or dragon for the perfect outdoor recreational activity. Located near Spruce Street Harbor Park and the Hilton Penn's Landing, Paddle Penn's Landing is a unique afternoon adventure with family and friends or a memorable date with your sweetheart on the Delaware River in Philadelphia.  

May Hours
Friday, 3 p.m. to Dusk 
Weekends (Saturday and Sunday), Noon to Dusk 

Thursday, May 24 - Labor Day Hours
Weekdays (Monday - Thursday), 3 p.m. to Dusk  
Weekends (Friday - Sunday), Noon to Dusk  

Post Labor Day Hours 
Friday, 3 p.m. to Dusk 
Weekends (Saturday and Sunday), Noon to Dusk 

Last boat leaves the dock at sunset each night. 

$8 per person for a half hour rental / $5 per person for Museum Members 

Please note that Paddle Penn's Landing hours are weather contingent.  

Receive a $3 discount on a ticket to the Seaport Museum and historic ships, Cruiser Olympia and Submarine Becuna, with the purchase of a Paddle Penn's Landing boat rental. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. 

New for 2018, $2 ACCESS Cardholders on-site only with valid card and photo ID. Present your ACCESS/EBT card and receive admission to Paddle Penn's Landing for up to four family members at $2 each. Not valid for special events, festivals, programs or with any other offer or group discount. ACCESS Admission is a city-wide initiative led by Art-Reach

For general questions about Paddle Penn's Landing, please call the Museum at 215-413-8655. 

For groups of 15 or more people, please contact Alexis Furlong, Assistant Director of Sales, at or 215-413-8622 for pricing and availability. 

Independence Seaport Museum and the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation proudly partner to run Paddle Penn's Landing.