The Rocky Statue and the "Rocky Steps" & better known as the Art Museum Steps & are two of the most popular attractions in Philadelphia. Visiting the statue, running up the steps and taking a picture at the top is pretty much a must on your first visi
Rocky (and the sequels, of course.) The statue is at the base of the Art Museum steps. Evidently, the Museum feels that "a movie prop" is not art, but came to a compromise with the city to place it there, as it attracts so many tourists.
The Philadelphia Museum of Art steps are just one of many locations that have become iconic movie scenes over the years.
The best sledding spots in Philly
We've updated our handy-dandy map of the best sledding spots in the city to help you get your sled on. No, there aren't a ton of hills in Center City, but there are the Rocky steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for the bold dare devils.