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Contact & Directions

The Wistar Institute is located between 36th and 37th Streets and Spruce Street in University City in West Philadelphia.

Front Entrance

Access By Public Transportation

An extensive network of subway, bus, regional rail, national rail, and trolley lines all have stops located nearby. Learn more.


Wistar does not have an on-site parking lot for guests or visitors.

Metered parking is available on nearby city streets. A public parking garage is conveniently located at the Northeast corner of 38th and Walnut Streets (entrance on Walnut). Parking garages accept debit/credit only.

Phone Number & Mailing Address

For general information, please contact: 215-898-3700.

The Wistar Institute 
3601 Spruce Street 
Philadelphia, PA 19104