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Penn Park

Penn Park

Situated between the Schuylkill River and the University of Pennsylvania campus, Penn Park is a popular spot for students and residents who make use of the tennis courts, multiuse fields, jogging trails, picnic area and other amenities. The 24-acre park utilizes eco-friendly sustainable lighting, recycled and repurposed materials and a self-irrigating system for the athletic fields.

Credit: Photo by G. Widman for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Sporting Events

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