Ground Broken For Hilton Convention Center Hotel

 

Clem Murray | philly.com

  • Yesterday saw the ceremonial groundbreaking of a hotel at 12th & Arch—the Hilton branded, $60 million Home2Suites—which would form an integral step forward in the city’s mission to increase rooms to accommodate the patrons of the Convention Center and better compete with the exhibition spaces of other Northeastern cities, namely Boston and New York.
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