Rocky "celebration zone" in Philadelphia is nice and definetely worth a visit!
But it is important to clarify few things (which I saw were misleadingly reported in previous reviews):
1. there is a whole-body statue of Rocky and you can find it on the right side of the main stairway that leads to the Philadelphia Museum of Art (see photo n.1)
2. the same stairs are referred to as "The Rocky steps", as they are shown on the Rocky movies in several memorable scenes (see photo n.2)
3. on top of the stairs, just after the last step, there is a big tile with the the name ROCKY engraved on it and the bronze footprints of the fictional character (see photo n.3)
This is what you will actually find there. Additionally, the whole area is extremely beautiful, and the best way to enjoy it is to start a walk from the City Hall down to the majestic Benjamin Franklin Parkway that is a wide avenue with trees, flags, fountains, statues and that starts with the famous LOVE sculpture to end with the Museum of Art. Once you reach the museum (that is well worth a visit) you can enjoy the view of Philadelphia skyline.
So if you want to have your Rocky experience, do what he does in the movie, run up the stairway, reach the top and then wave your arms in triumph as million of visitors do every year! And then take a picture of the tile with the skyline as background and of course another picture with the statue of our favourite hero! :)
Note: there is a huge park just over the Museum of Art towards north-west, with lots of interesting spots to see.
Disliked: there is no reference on the statue, no plaque saying who the artist is, or the movies to which is referring to, or even who the statue represents (even if we all know who he is)
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