The Newman Center

3720 Chestnut St.                    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Always open for students to study or hang out. Ring the bell for entry in the evening.

Daily Mass

Monday - Friday: 12:05pm

Thursday: 5:30pm

Saturday: 8:30am


St. Agatha - St. James Church

3728 Chestnut St.                    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Morning Prayer

Monday - Friday: 7:30-8:30am

Eucharistic Adoration

Wednesday: 7-9:00pm*

Sunday Mass

9am, 11:30am, 5:30pm, & 9pm*

*Sep - May only


Visitors Welcome!


-Between The Newman Center and the Church, accessible via Chestnut St.

-Behind The Newman Center, accessible via 37th and Sansom Streets.

Important: Please see our receptionist for a temporary tag to avoid towing.


Public transportation:

(From Center City)

Take trolley lines 11, 13, 34, or 36 and get off on 36th St. Station. Then walk west along Sansom St.

Take bus line 21 and get off on 38th & Walnut St. Then walk north towards Chestnut St.

Take the Subway Blue Line and get off on 34th St. Station. Walk west along Market St. Make it left on 37th St., then right on Chestnut St.