The most popular destination spots for the South Street/Headhouse District run between Front and 10th Street. The Historic Headhouse Square Shambles is located on 2nd and Pine, our South Street Fountain on 2nd and Lombard, and Historic Fabric Row on 4th Street between Lombard and Christian Streets.
Getting Around South Street
Public transportation makes it easy to visit the South Street/Headhouse District. There is plenty of street parking and convenient parking garages at 2nd & Lombard and on 3rd & South Street.
Metered street parking is always available, in addition to these parking garages and lots:
- 516 South Street
- 419 Bainbridge Street
- 530 S 2nd Street (2 entrances – 2nd & Lombard; 3rd & South)
- 613 S 7th Street
- 215 Lombard Street
- 314 Bainbridge Street
- 623-625 E. Passyunk Ave.
For additional information and an interactive map of available garages, please CLICK HERE to visit the Philadelphia Parking Authority website.
HOLIDAY PARKING – Starting the Saturday after Thanksgiving – there will be FREE METERED parking after 11:00 am every Saturday until the end of the holidays.
***FREE PARKING AFTER 5PM ON WEDNESDAY***
From I-95 South:
Take I-95 South to COLUMBUS BOULEVARD exit, turn left onto COLUMBUS BOULEVARD, turn left onto WASHINGTON AVENUE turn right on 5th STREET and follow North to SOUTH STREET
From I-95 North:
Take I-95 North to the COLUMBUS BOULEVARD exit, turn left onto COLUMBUS BOULEVARD, turn left onto WASHINGTON AVENUE, turn right on 5th STREET and travel North to SOUTH STREET
From Walt Whitman Bridge:
Cross the bridge and take I-76 to EXIT 45, bear right onto POLLACK STREET, take a right onto SR-611 (BROAD STREET). Follow Broad Street North and take right onto SOUTH STREET
From Ben Franklin Bridge:
Cross the bridge and take the 5th STREET exit, merge with 5th STREET, turn left on CALLOWHILL ST. then turn left on 6th STREET and follow South to SOUTH STREET