Living in Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia is an exciting, Mid-Atlantic city rich in history and culture. One neighborhood on the rise is Graduate Hospital, a residential area built around a once-bustling large medical institution, that has been re-purposed into a rehabilitation center. Residents who live in the area love its clean, well-lit, and pedestrian-friendly streets as well as the laid-back, friendly vibe of the locals; a welcome reprieve from the hustle bustle of the city's adjoining downtown Center City.

Brick path with trees in Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Things to Do in Graduate Hospital

Graduate Hospital has attracted major restaurateurs and upscale shop owners in recent years, which has made it a popular destination for visitors looking for retail options outside of malls and chain restaurants. The area is also home to Govinda's, one of Philadelphia's legendary vegetarian restaurants. One of the other main draws of Graduate Hospital is its fun bars and pubs serving craft beers. 

There are plenty of perks to living in Graduate Hospital, PA. One is that it's a relatively quiet neighborhood to call home in a major metropolitan area. Plus, it borders Center City to the north, and it's just a short distance from the Philadelphia area known asMuseum Row. In addition, it's not far from Rittenhouse Square, which is a lovely park surrounded by all the finest shops, world-renowned five-star restaurants, and luxury hotels, as well as bookstores and cultural centers.

Park bench in Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Housing in Graduate Hospital

In terms of places to live, Graduate Hospital is home to many single-family townhouses and row homes, but the area also features a number of attractive condos and apartment complexes. While the neighborhood has plenty of traditional Philadelphia charm, homes for sale in Graduate Hospital are a mix of both older homes and new construction. With a varied mix of housing options and its pedestrian-friendly nature, Graduate Hospital real estate appeals to students, young couples, professionals, and families alike.

Bear sculpture in courtyard in Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Transportation in Graduate Hospital

Getting in and out of the Graduate Hospital neighborhood is a breeze. Since it borders Center City on the north side, a daily commute might mean traveling a few blocks. Graduate Hospital residents anywhere have easy access to I-76, I-676 and I-95, which will connect them to points in and around Philadelphia, as well as western suburbs and east to New Jersey. Bus service is also available, along with the subway in neighboring South Philadelphia.


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  • Night owls know the most fun bars are the ones located near Graduate Hospital. Doobie’s is just one of many great choices.
  • Rittenhouse Square combines the peaceful beauty of a park with urban delights like restaurants, shops, bookstores and cultural centers.
  • A quick drive to the city center brings you to Museum Row, featuring popular destinations like theFranklin Institute and the Philadelphia Insectarium.

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