ACCESSIBILITY & PARKING information for our venues


Scroll down for parking and accessibility information, for:
IVY HALL
ETHICAL SOCIETY BUILDING
VENICE ISLAND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER


 IVY HALL – International Institute for Culture
6331 Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19151
office: 215-877-9910|
website: www.iiculture.org

ACCESSIBILITY: The building is accessible, with a small step up to the front door. The rest rooms are accessible-size, and on the FIRST FLOOR. A small elevator can take you to the SECOND FLOOR, where concerts are held in a small ballroom. ADVANCE NOTICE  is appreciated (contact office during weekday work hours) to give you maximum convenience.

PARKING INFO: easy, free street parking is available near the Ivy Hall building on Lancaster Avenues and side streets.
There is a curved drive in front of the building for easy drop-off and pick-up.

NOTE: There is no on-site parking allowed.


THE ETHICAL SOCIETY BUILDING
1906 S. Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103
office: 215-735-3456
email: office@phillyethics.org
website: www.phillyethics.org

ACCESSIBILITY: The building is accessible, from the rear entrance ONLY. A lift brings you directly to the first floor and performance hall. There is only one small bathroom on the first floor. ADVANCE NOTICE of arrangements is highly recommended (contact office on a weekday, by enail or leaving a phone message), to assure ease of entry.

Easy drop-off at front door.

PARKING INFO: http://www.phillyethics.org/parking.php

ADD’L PARKING INFO: street parking (mostly metered or with kiosk payment booths) is available and based on the city’s signs and regulations. WEDNESDAY evenings offer free street parking throughout the area. PLEASE  OBSERVE PARKING SIGNAGE CAREFULLY!


VENICE ISLAND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
7 Lock Street
Philadelphia, PA 19127

 ACCESSIBILITY: Yes. Main entrance has ramp access to the lobby.  Public restrooms in the lobby are all handicapped accessible.
Wheelchair locations: three (3) left mid-house; and three (3) right mid-house

PARKING INFO:
You may find various metered and unmetered parking spots by looking on Main Street or on side streets. If you choose to park on Venice Island, the theater is right there, in the middle, and the lot is well lit.

The entire driving area on Venice Island in front of the Arts Center, and the buildings on its either side, is a paid parking lot, serving Venice Island and the Main Street area of Manayunk. This part of Venice Island, off of the middle of Main Street, Manayunk, must be entered at either Lock Street, or Cotton Street, both clearly marked on Main Street with large banners hung across the street.

The parking there must be paid for by kiosk. There are two, located at the two far ends of the lot, with the Arts Center located in the middle. The paid parking is required 7 days, 24 hours a day. It is  competitive with other area paid parking.

THE COSTS, UP TO:
1 hour – $2.00
2 hours – $4.00
4 hours – $8.00
12 hours – $12.00
24 hours – $20.00

Below is a picture of the instructions there. You may choose to pull up by the kiosk, get the kiosk ticket, then go park, as it is a long distance between them.

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