Riverboat Tours

Secrets of the Schuylkill

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 5:30pm
  • A couple takes in the Philadelphia Skyline on a Schuylkill Banks Riverboat Tour
  • Philadelphia skyline from a boat on the Schuylkill
  • Women enjoy the view on a Schuylkill Banks Riverboat Tour
  • View of Philadelphia at dusk from under the 1-76 Bridge
  • The Patriot, a 1920s yacht style tour boat, on the tidal Schuylkill

Take a one-hour fun and fact-filled guided tour that highlights the past, present and future of the Hidden River. Discover the sights, sounds, and history of the river, from the early 1700s at historic Bartram's Garden, to the 1800s at the Fairmount Water Works, to award-winning 21st century skyscrapers. The Banks offers a setting and experience unlike any other in Philadelphia.