The Water Works is a National Historic Landmark and one of Philadelphia’s most iconic destinations, with breathtaking views of Boat House Row and the Center City skyline from its waterfront location at the foot of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The neoclassical architecture dates back to the early 19th century when it first opened as Philadelphia’s first municipal waterworks. The Engine House features beautiful wood floors accented by decor Water Works features Cescaphe Event Group’s only outdoor reception location. During select months the Grand Pavilion will be made available to host your reception. The neoclassical revival architecture dates back to the early 19th Century with towering columns providing windows to the panoramic views that have made the Water Works one of the most romantic locations in Philadelphia. Custom tenting will extend the space on each side to maximize the space and allow for protection from most weather occurrences.