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The Philadelphia Design Center (PDC) is located in a historic former church building in the Gray’s Ferry neighborhood of Philadelphia.

1313 South 33rd Street               Philadelphia, PA 19146

We are on 33rd Street between Wharton and Reed Streets. We have free off-street parking available for all members and guests in a lot behind the building, which is accessible from the driveway off of 33rd Street. 


From Center City Philadelphia, PDC is a short 10 minute ride on Septa's 12 Bus (towards 50th and Woodland).  You can catch the 12 Bus along Walnut Street then walk 2 blocks south from the 33rd and Gray’s Ferry Ave stop. 

From West Philadelphia, catch Septa's 64 Bus (towards Pier 70) on 48th Street anywhere between Walnut Street and Baltimore Avenue, then get off at the 33rd and Wharton Street stop.

From South Philadelphia, catch Septa’s 29 Bus along Tasker Avenue (towards 33rd and Dickinson St). You can get off at the last stop then walk north a block and a half pass Stinger Park to PDC.

Are you driving, biking, or on foot?  Check out Google Maps for the most up to date directions to visit us.

Email & Phone

Email us anytime:
Karen DiLossi, Manager
Robin Stamey, Programming & Operations
Loretta Gary, Membership Recruitment & Sales

Although PDC is accessible to members 24/7/365, we request that you only call during standard business hours
(M-F, 9-5)