Live among it all on the Avenue of the Arts! The Avenue of the Arts, otherwise known as Broad Street is Philadelphia’s busiest and most well- known street. It’s where we celebrate our cities championships, where we race for the cure, and where the Mummers strut. Joining together many other city neighborhoods, Broad Street is right in the middle of the city and in walking distance to just about everything. It’s the home of many entertainment venues including the Kimmel Center and the Academy of Music. Restaurants, The University of the Arts, City Hall and Community Gardens make this diverse Street a highly desirable place to reside. Many residence and neighbors of the Avenue of the Arts participate in community events to preserve the history and to maintain the beauty of the Avenue. Visit the Friends of the Avenue of the Arts for additional information about this neighborhood.