The Space

Cherry Street Pier reimagines urban public space—fostering connection, community, and creativity on the central Delaware River waterfront.

Maria Young
The Studios

Some of Philadelphia’s most intriguing artists, creatives, and nonprofits call Cherry Street Pier home. Working out of repurposed shipping containers, our artists-in-residence give the public access to their creative process and product while collaborating to enhance their own work.

Meet The Artists

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Kate Kelly
Matt Stanley
Matt Stanley
The Market

Local merchants and artisans sell their goods and crafts along an open-air corridor in the Pier’s main thoroughfare. On special market days, this bazaar-like commercial space supports emerging Philly artists and gives visitors a chance to buy one-of-a-kind creations. To see our upcoming market events, visit here. Interested in becoming a vendor? Apply today!



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The Platform

The Pier is a responsive public forum, and the Platform is a revolving and adaptable performance venue, gallery, recreation area, and event space curated for and by the community. Contact us to inquire about using the Platform for exhibitions and programming.

The Garden

An open-air garden under the Pier’s historic steel trusses provides a placid refuge on the river. It is complete with concessions, ample space for recreation and relaxation, and newly accessible views of the Delaware River. Quarter sections of The Garden are available to rent. Learn more and reserve today.

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Maria Young
The Concessions

The Pier brings some of Philadelphia’s most exciting culinary talent together under one roof for the first time. Taste an inspired selection of local food and drink, sold out of historic trolley cars.

Learn More!

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Matt Stanley
Matt Stanley
Matt Stanley
The Gallery

Explore the Pier’s interactive Gallery. Throughout the year enjoy thoughtful exhibitions from local artists that showcase Philadelphia’s diverse creative community. Open 7-days a week, year round.

Matt Stanley
Matt Stanley
The Rentals

Cherry Street Pier is a place for everyone—and it can be yours for a special event, retreat, program, or party. Contact us to inquire about renting space at the Pier.