Plan Your Trip to Alumni Weekend 2017

 

PLAN YOUR TRIP

As you plan your trip, make sure to take advantage of all the travel benefits available to Temple Alumni, including a 10 percent discount on Amtrak, special rates at hotels, and more. (See below for details.)

GET THE APP

New for 2017, the Temple Made mobile app is your go-to resource for all things Temple Made.

MAPS

Alumni Weekend’s events are held on Main Campus and throughout the greater Philadelphia region. See below for links to maps that will be useful throughout your Alumni Weekend 2017 experience.

DIRECTIONS

If you use Google Maps to find Main Campus, please use the following address: 1801 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19122.

From the Pennsylvania Turnpike:
Take Exit 326 (Philadelphia/Valley Forge). Follow I-76 East (Schuylkill Expy.) approximately 18 miles to Exit 344 (Central Philadelphia/I-676). (Note: exit is on left.) Follow I-676 approximately one mile to Central Phila./Broad Street exit. Take Broad Street exit (as you exit, stay to the left). After one block, go left onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street to Norris Street (approximately two miles). Turn left onto Norris Street and left again onto 15th Street. Visitor Parking Lot 1 entrance is on the left. You also may park in the Liacouras Center Parking Garage located at 15th Street and Montgomery Avenue, or in the Visitor Parking Lot located on Montgomery Avenue between 12th and 13th Streets.

From the Northeast Extension Pennsylvania Turnpike:
Take Exit 20 to I-476 South to I-76. Exit at I-76 East (approximately 5 miles). Take I-76 East approximately 15 miles to Exit 344 (Central Philadelphia/I-676). (Note: exit is on left.) Follow directions from I-676 above.

From I-95 North:
Take Exit 22 (Central Philadelphia/I-676). Follow Central Philadelphia signs, and take the Broad Street exit. At the next intersection (Vine Street), turn left. In one block, turn left onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street to Norris Street (approximately 2 miles). Turn left onto Norris Street and left again onto 15th Street. Visitor Parking Lot 1 entrance is on the left. You also may park at the Liacouras Center Parking Garage located at 15th Street and Montgomery Avenue, or the Visitor Parking Lot located on Montgomery Avenue, between 12th and 13th Streets.

From I-95 South:
Take Exit 22 (Central Philadelphia/I-676). (Note: exit is on left.) Follow I-676 West to Broad Street exit. See above Pennsylvania Turnpike directions from Broad Street exit.

From the New Jersey Turnpike:
Take Exit 4 to Route 73 North, follow approximately one mile to Route 38 West. Follow for 5 1/2 miles to Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Take I-676 West to the Broad Street exit. Follow above Pennsylvania Turnpike directions from Broad Street exit.


PARKING

Temple University has a variety of options for parking and getting around.

Liacouras Garage
Entrance located on 15th Street between Montgomery and Cecil B. Moore Avenues.
On June 10, 2017, parking in Liacouras Garage is complimentary to all alumni using the password, “ALUMNI WEEKEND.”
Normal entry fee: $15/entry | Credit cards and cash accepted.

Limited on-street parking is also available.

TRANSPORTATION

Amtrak

Special Alumni Weekend pricing COMING SOON!

Public Transportation to Main Campus
Broad Street Subway
Take the local Broad Street subway line to Cecil B. Moore Station (Broad Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue). (Express trains do not stop at Cecil B. Moore.)

SEPTA Bus
The 4 and 16 buses stop on Broad Street at Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Montgomery Avenue, Polett Walk and Norris Street. The 23 bus stops on 12th Street (southbound) and 11th Street (northbound) at Polett Walk, Montgomery Avenue and Cecil B. Moore Avenue.

SEPTA Regional Rail Lines
All lines stop at Temple University Station, located at 10th and Berks Streets.

PATCO
Take the PATCO High Speed Line west to 12th/13th Walnut Street Station and connect with SEPTA via the Broad Street Subway at Walnut-Locust Station. Continue north to Main Campus (Broad Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue) or south to Lincoln Financial Field (Broad Street and Pattison Avenue).
Ask the cashier at the PATCO station for a round-trip ticket that’s valid for fare on both PATCO and the Broad Street Line.

Taxi
Olde City Taxi: (215) 338-0838 or (215) 247-7678 for the airport
Capital: (215) 235-2200
Quaker City Cab: (215) 728-8000
City Cab: (215) 492-6500
Liberty Cab: (215) 389-8000
All City Taxi: (215) 467-6666
Convention Cab: (215) 462-0200
Yellow Cab: (267) 672-7391

Zipcar
Temple Alumni has partnered with Zipcar to bring self-service, on-demand car sharing to you at a discount.

HOTELS

Temple has partnerships with several area hotels to accommodate your stay during Alumni Weekend. Please visit our Hotel page for additional information.