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The Franklin Residences Center City Philadelphia Apartments

Have the best of both worlds – historic charm meets modern convenience at The Franklin Residences in Center City Philadelphia! This iconic high-rise in Washington Square West has been transformed into a luxury residential community featuring contemporary apartments, unparalleled amenities, on-site retailers, and a friendly dedicated 24-hour service team. 

Center City Philadelphia Apartments


Our one-of-a-kind, iconic property in Center City offers an unparalleled living experience. The Franklin Residences features a menu of floorplans for every lifestyle, with Philadelphia’s finest dining, shopping, culture, and entertainment right at your front door.

LIVE BETTER at The Franklin Residences


LIVE BETTER. Have on-demand access to unparalleled amenities and exceptional service from friendly team members who are dedicated to delivering a first-class living experience.

WORK BETTER. Our community amenity spaces are an extension of your apartment. Work in your personal residence or in our brand new, 24/7 business lounge with reservable conference rooms, computer stations, high-speed WiFi, and flex workspace. 

FIT BETTER. Wellness when you want it with a 24/7, complimentary resident fitness center featuring state-of-the-art cardio and strength equipment, yoga classes, and a location of Pure Barre right on site.

PLAY BETTER. Be part of a dynamic community with fun resident events, bustling on-site retailers, and inspiring lounge spaces including the Lincoln Balcony overlooking Chestnut Street. 

Outdoor Dining at The Franklin Residences, Philadelphia, PA
Strength Training at The Franklin Residences, Philadelphia, PA
Conference Room at The Franklin Residences, Philadelphia, PA


The Franklin Residences is a storied building that boasts historic charm, contemporary living, modern conveniences, and friendly service. Formerly the Benjamin Franklin Hotel, this iconic high-rise was built in 1923 by famous Gilded Age architect Horace Trumbauer, and its grandiose design is still tastefully preserved in the magnificent lobby. Nestled in Philadelphia’s quaint Washington Square West neighborhood, The Franklin Residences delivers the city’s finest dining, shopping, parks, culture, and entertainment right to your front door. 


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