Culture & Arts Surrounding Our Old City Apartments

Experience history, art, and culture near our Old City apartments. From attractions and restaurants to shopping and museums, the culture surrounding The Chocolate Works will be sure to keep you busy.

Part of Historic Philadelphia, Old City offers a variety of opportunities to learn about the past with the convenience of Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell Center, the Philadelphia History Museum, and the National Constitution Center. The reasons to live in Old City go on and on. Enjoy a monthly open house of local galleries with First Fridays, held all year round from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., rain or shine. When you’re done perusing the booths of the more than 40 neighborhood galleries, enjoy the culinary excellence of the area with quality restaurants, including The Continental, Farmicia, Cuba Libre, and Fork.

Living in Old City

Take in the sights, sounds, and tastes of Old City’s 2nd Street, located just one block over. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is both walkable and bikeable, making “no car required” living easy. With independent boutiques, restaurants, and music stores you’ll love all the quaint shopping this area provides. You can also enjoy a show at the Arden Theater, which hosts five mainstage productions each year, ranging from classic reinterpretations to world premieres.

The Chocolate Works is a pet-friendly community that is centrally located giving you a great apartment near Northern Liberties and Fishtown. Along the Delaware River Waterfront, our Old City apartments have easy access to views of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge from Penn’s Landing, which hosts family-friendly events throughout the seasons including attractions like Spruce Street Harbor Park during the summer and the Blue Cross RiverRink in the winter.

Woman looking at a piece of art near our apartments in Old City.

Old City Transportation

Whether for work or play, getting around is easy to do when you live at The Chocolate Works. Accessible to SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line subway, our rental community is also right around the corner from a large number of SEPTA bus routes along Penn’s Landing. From our Prefered Employer Program to on-site parking for a small monthly fee, living at The Chocolate Works Apartments in Old City Philadelphia allows commuters to conveniently get where they want and need to go.

View our 1- and 2-bedroom Old City apartment floor plans and check availability. Contact a leasing specialist at Chocolate Works and come see everything that our apartments can offer you.

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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