300 Spruce St Philadelphia, PA 19106
Charming & Quaint
Society Hill is known for housing the finest luxury and historical homes in Philadelphia, many of which are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Cobblestone streets and historic landmarks such as Headhouse Square and Independence Hall make this charming area one of the most affluent and desirable neighborhoods. Society Hill also houses the Society Hill Synagogue originally built in 1829 and St. Peter’s Church built in the mid 18th century, two of many historical churches in the area.
In warm weather, antique and vintage flea markets are held in Headhouse square filling the neighborhood with fun and unique shopping. It’s proximity to Penn’s Landing, means a short walk to Philly’s waterfront nightlife. Moshulu, Dave and Buster’s, and Morgan’s Pier offer a fun alternative to the village feel of Society Hill’s residential quarters.
North/South: Walnut to Lombard
East/West: Front to 7th Streets
General George A. McCall School for grades Kindergarten through 8
Furness High School for high school.
Also located in Society Hill is the Saint Peter’s School, considered to be the most exclusive private elementary school in Philadelphia.