|Explore Philadelphia for a Discount
March 19, 2013,
Volume 59, No. 25
It’s hard to beat the arts and entertainment scene in Philadelphia. Whether you want to see a world-renowned museum exhibit, hear a live musical performance or spend an afternoon catching thrills at an amusement park, the Philadelphia region has something for everyone. You can get in on the action for a discount.
As a Penn faculty or staff member, you have access to a number of arts and entertainment discounts that can help you enjoy the city of Philadelphia without breaking the bank.
Philadelphia Orchestra: Listen to captivating performances by one of the most famous orchestras in the world. You can receive a 20% discount when you purchase tickets to select concerts by the Philadelphia Orchestra.
Philadelphia Museum of Art: See priceless works of art in one of the largest museums in the United States. You can become a member of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and get unlimited free admission, plus free tickets to special exhibitions, discounted rates at the museum store and restaurant, and more.
Six Flags Theme Park: If you’re looking for some excitement, you can enjoy savings of up to 50% off the regular price at Great Adventure, Hurricane Harbor and Wild Safari when you buy tickets or a season pass online. You’ll have discounted access to roller coasters, water slides, exotic animals and much more.
Pennsavers: Sign up for half-price tickets to a host of cultural events around the region. Pennsavers knocks 50% off the original ticket price of various entertainment events throughout the Philadelphia area—from theater shows and comedy clubs to museum exhibits, sporting events and more.
Visit the Human Resources website at www.hr.upenn.edu/myhr/benefits/additional to learn more about these and other discounts. You can also find a wide array of cultural institutions at Penn, many of which offer their own special discounts to faculty and staff. Visit www.upenn.edu/life-at-penn/arts.php for a complete list.
—Division of Human Resources