Explore Penn's Landing

Looking for apartments near Penn’s Landing with a distinct urban lifestyle? The Chocolate Works apartments offers one- and two-bedroom floor plans with exposed wood beams, oversized factory windows, stainless steel appliances, on-site parking, and a convenient location. Originally home to the Wilbur Chocolate Company, the newly-renovated apartments preserve the historic architectural culture of Old City Philadelphia.

Situated along the Delaware River waterfront, Penn’s Landing is just a short walk from The Chocolate Works and offers seasonal family-friendly attractions and events all year long. Home to the Great Plaza, this prize of the Delaware River waterfront hosts a variety of events during the summer months including concerts, private events, and festivals. You’ll also find the Spruce Street Harbor Park pop-up, known as one of the world’s best urban beaches. This summer oasis at Penn’s Landing Marina at Columbus Boulevard and Spruce Street features a beer garden, restaurant, outdoor games, and a ton of hammocks welcoming you to enjoy the warm summer breeze.

Nearby you’ll find the Independence Seaport Museum open year-round. Founded in 1961, this maritime museum houses information and relics from the history of the Delaware River and beyond. The museum is also home to two National Historic Landmark ships as well as the J. Welles Henderson Archives and Library. Make a day trip and visit each one!

During the dog days of summer, Penn’s Landing offers “Screenings Under the Stars” featuring blockbusters or well-loved classics, every Thursday night in July and August. The best part? Admission is free! Bring a blanket, lawn chair, and snacks.

Our apartments near Penn’s Landing are right in the thick of events, even during the winter. Enjoy a rejuvenating outdoor ice skating arena, heated pavilion with snacks and drinks, and spectacular views of the riverfront at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest. Penn’s Landing helps you bring in the New Year right with a fantastic fireworks show open to the public with great views, no matter where you stand.

Choose one of The Chocolate Works’ 1- & 2-bedroom apartment floor plans and contact our leasing office to schedule a tour today.

Boats tied up at the dock near our apartments near Penn's Landing.

Contact The Chocolate Works in Old City

Contact The Chocolate Works to learn more about our apartments for rent in Old City! Call our leasing office at 215-351-1535 to schedule an in-personal or virtual tour.


    231 N. Third Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19106

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    Monday - Saturday: 9am - 5pm

    Sunday: 12pm - 5pm