Sunday April 2
Open 10am – 5pm

Paddle Penn’s Landing

Guests paddling in a dragon boat on the water at The Independence Seaport Museum

Paddle Penn’s Landing

Event Start Date: May 27, 2023

Event End Date: September 4, 2023

Season:  May 27 – September 4, 2023

Hours of Operation:

  • Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays:  2 – 8 PM
  • Saturdays and Sundays:  12 – 8 PM



  • Small Paddle Boat: $25 per boat
  • Large Paddle Boat: $50 per boat
  • Rowboat: $30 per boat


What’s better than spending the summer on the water?  Join us for the return of Paddle Penn’s Landing, the only place in the city where you can rent a paddle boat and explore Philadelphia from a completely different viewpoint.  Whether you are spending time with family or friends, make life-long memories with ISM on the water.

To learn more, click here.

visit the seaport museum

Immerse yourself in award-winning and interactive exhibits and climb aboard the oldest floating steel warship in the world on Cruiser Olympia and submerge yourself aboard the World War II-era Submarine Becuna.