2023 National Planning Conference

Hotel and Travel

April 1–4, 2023 | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

April 26–28, 2023 | Online


Ranked the 4th most walkable city in the nation by Redfin, visitors can easily explore multiple neighborhoods, attractions, and restaurants. It's also easy to hop on a bike, bus, or train to navigate the city.

Philadelphia's central location on the East Coast allows for several modes of transportation to reach this destination.

Experience Our Host City

Join us in Philadelphia

Explore the nation's most historic square mile at Independence National Historical Park, admire Philadelphia's unparalleled collection of public art, tour iconic museums, enjoy tax-free shopping on clothes and shoes, and embrace the outdoors in one of the largest city-owned urban park systems in the United States.

The conference will be hosted at the Pennsylvania Convention Center located at 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA. 19107.

Conference Hotels

APA has arranged for discounted rates at our headquarters hotel in Philadelphia. These rates are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis, so book your room early!

 

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown — Headquarters Hotel

Single/Double $282

1201 Market St
Philadelphia, PA, 19107
215-625-2900

The rate above does not include state and local taxes, which are currently 16.36% All reservations require a credit card guarantee.
 

Residence Inn

Aloft Philadelphia Downtown
 

Single/Double $239

101 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-607-2020

The rate above does not include state and local taxes, which are currently 16.36%. All reservations require a credit card guarantee.
 

Lowes Philadelphia Hotel

Single/Double $219

1200 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-627-1200

The rate above does not include state and local taxes, which are currently 16.36%. All reservations require a credit card guarantee.
 

 

Travel Infrormation

When you plan your trip to NPC23 Philadelphia you can travel by plane, train, or automobile. We also encourage public transportation and your own two wheels or legs if you live within walking distance.

Airfare Discounts

Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for American Planning Association conference NPC23 Philadelphia. Please click here to book your flights.

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1-800-328-1111* Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m. (EST) and refer to Meeting Event Code NM2C9

*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via Delta's reservation 800 number.

 

United Airline

United Airlines is pleased to offer special discounts for American Planning Association conference NPC23 Philadelphia. To make flight reservations online please click on discount code ZMXM211758 MileagePlus members earn valuable miles for their travel when using the Meetings discount code.

You may also call United Meetings Reservation Desk Monday–Friday at (800) 426-1122 for booking assistance.

*Booking fees are waived for Meeting reservations. International customers may contact their local United Reservation Desk.

 

Southwest

Southwest Airlines is pleased to offer special discounts for American Planning Association conference NPC23 Philadelphia. Discount code is eligible for flights booked during February 15—March 30, 2023 for travel between March 27—April 7, 2023 to Philadelphia from anywhere. To make flight reservations online please use 99313130 as the promo code. Southwest airline members may earn additional miles for their travel when using the Meetings discount code. 

For any questions, please contact 1-800-435-9792.

 

Things to Do

Philadelphia brings history to life and NPC23 wants to give you a front seat to all it has to offer. It is a city rich with innovations and a long and storied history of our great country. Philadelphia is home to top notch museums for art lovers, parks for nature lovers and endless diverse neighborhoods rich with great restaurants, culture and streets to explore.

Food and Drink

Philadelphia is known for more than its iconic Philly cheesesteak. It has an award-winning local food scene, and conference goers will have opportunities to dine at some of the best. Head to nearby Reading Terminal or to the oldest tavern at McGillin's Olde Ale House.

Research your culinary stops

Historic

Philadelphia is home to 67 National Historic Landmark's in what has been called the "most historic square mile". It is a great location to learn the story of America's beginning.

 

Become a Philadelphia historian

Neighborhoods

Philadelphia is a largely walkable city of many neighborhoods, rich with an unmatched vibrancy you have to explore while at NPC23. From South Philly's public art to Northern Liberties shopping scene, Philadelphia has a neighborhood that will interest you.

Explore the neighborhoods

Arts Scene

Art is everywhere in Philidelphia, and during NPC23 you can explore the largest collection of public art. From the love sculpture to it's famous murals. Philadelphia will inspire the art lover in everyone.

 

Discover the art scene