President Trump is scheduled to be in Philadelphia on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at The National Constitution Center (NCC) in the Independence Mall area. Increased police presence is anticipated in Center City throughout Tuesday afternoon and evening. Please allow extra time if you are going to Wills Eye. Please be advised of area street closures to vehicles beginning at 1:00PM on Tuesday 9/15. Pedestrian access will also be limited in the area. This is subject to change and area restrictions, which could widen, will be lifted once the President departs the NCC. There are also demonstrations planned for Tuesday 9/15 around Independence Mall as well as City Avenue.

Lodging & Dining

Wills Eye Hospital is conveniently located near many fine dining establishments and casual restaurants, as well as a variety of hotel accommodations in the Center City District.

If you need access to cash, there are several ATM locations nearby, available 24 hours a day.

While visiting Wills Eye, you may wish to explore Philadelphia, America's cradle of liberty, and discover all that it has to offer. Wills Eye is close to many attractions and shops, such as Independence Hall, the National Constitution Center and the new Fashion District.

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The following hotels are close to Wills Eye. All offer a discount to our patients.  Be sure to mention Wills Eye Hospital when you are making your reservations!


Capriccio Cafe and Espresso Bar at Wills Eye Hospital
Wills Eye Hospital Lobby
(215) 928-3458
Cuisine: Coffee and Sandwiches/Subs

Caribou Café
1126 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
(215) 625-9535
Cuisine: French

Craftsman Row Saloon
112 South 8th Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
(215) 923-0123
Cuisine: American

El Azteca
714 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19106
(215) 733-0895
Cuisine: Mexican

Irish Pub
1123 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
(215) 925-3311
Cuisine: Irish

Midtown II Restaurant
122 South 11th Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
(215) 627-6452
Cuisine: American, Homestyle Cooking
Open 24 Hours

Moriarty's Restaurant and Irish Pub
1116 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
(215) 627-7676
Cuisine: Irish

10th & Chestnut
1001-1005 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 925-5125

1101 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
(215) 627-4648
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers


Wawa Food Market
912 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
(215) 923-1404

Hospital’s Gibbon Building Lobby
- 10th Street Entrance
111 South 11th Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107