Paddle Penn's Landing

With concern for the health and safety of our visitors and staff, Paddle Penn's Landing is temporarily closed to the public until further notice to support the State of Pennsylvania’s efforts to stem the outbreak of the COVID-19.

Paddle your way around the Penn's Landing basin in a kayak, rowboat, 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 
Weekends (Saturday and Sunday), Noon to Dusk 

Summer Hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day)
Weekdays (Monday - Friday), 3 p.m. to Dusk  
Weekends (Saturday - Sunday/ Holidays), Noon to Dusk  

September Hours 
Weekends (Saturday and Sunday), Noon to Dusk 

Last boat leaves the dock 30 minutes before sunset each night. 

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

$10 per person for a half-hour rental / $8 per person for Museum Members 

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. 

For parties of 4 or more, receive $1 off ticket for tickets purchased in a single transaction.

$4 for Pennsylvania ACCESS Cardholders on-site only with valid PA ACCESS card and photo ID. Present your ACCESS/EBT card and receive admission to Paddle Penn's Landing and Independence Seaport Museum at $4 each for up to four family members.  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 or click here

For groups of 15 or more people, please contact us for pricing and availability. 

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