Spring Fever Around The Royal Athena

The spring season doesn’t have to be filled with allergies and tea parties. There are plenty of  fun and affordable activities near Royal Athena for you to kick off the season in Philly!

Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center — Located only 10 minutes away from Royal Athena, the Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center is home to several shows ranging from musical theater to dance. If you’re an artist and want to book your own rehearsal space or if you want to host a large party or event of your own, the center offers plenty of spaces available for rent as well.


Philadelphia Zoo — Who said the zoo is just for kids? Since the Philadelphia Zoo is only an 11-minute drive from home, there is no excuse not to hang with the lions and tigers and bears. An individual membership, priced at $89.95, includes unlimited admission for yourself and one guest plus free parking and discounts at the zoo’s shopping and dining locations. With exhibits ranging from Tortoise Trail to Bear Country, you’ll find something to love.


Philadelphia Museum of Art — Get lost in several artistic masterpieces at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Admission is only $20 on a normal day but there are also Pay What You Wish times on the first Sunday of every month and every Wednesday from 5 p.m.-8:45 p.m.


Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center

7 Lock St., Philadelphia, PA 19127

(215) 685-3583


Philadelphia Zoo

3400 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 243-1100


Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130

(215) 763-8100