Welcome to Ardmore

A charming town with lively, urban vibes centered in the area’s beloved Main Line. Ardmore is home to the area’s best shopping, dining and dynamic experiences.

Key Details


retail, food and drink, pets welcome, family friendly, convenience, community, shopper's paradise


Commute Times
City Hall 35m by train, 30m by car
University of Pennsylvania 30m by train, 40m by car
30th St. Station 30m by train, 20m by car
East to West Penn Rd. to Mill Creek Rd.
North to South Darby Rd. to Cherry Ln.
Nearby Neighborhoods Wynnewood, Narberth and Haverford

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Family focused with a strong sense of community.

Rewind to the earliest days of Ardmore when it was originally titled “Athensville” and you will get a sense of the abundant characteristics that make it so appealing to its residents and visitors alike. Ever since Suburban Square opened in 1928, Ardmore established itself as one of the first destination shopping centers, allowing for an influx of visitors and lucrative opportunities for local businesses. Since then, it has developed into a quintessential suburb that allows families to get around easily and remain entertained.

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What to expect:
Historical architecture with eclectic, vibrant energy.

The oldest, and largest of downtown Main Line, Ardmore could be considered the heartbeat of this well-adored area. The region still hosts many houses with classic, tasteful exteriors but also boasts newly renovated luxury condos. Famous architect, Frank Lloyd Wright designed Suntop Homes, part of the Ardmore experiment and are considered to be a local hidden gem, it also helps define the caliber and distinction of the area.

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The lifestyle:
Specialty shops and superb cuisines.

Being one of the nation’s first shopping centers, it’s inevitable that the shops are there to impress and awe. Spend the day exploring Suburban Square and indulging in the area’s finest cuisine options, then end the night with a show at Ardmore Music Hall—which is known for it’s Funky Brunch and Market events.

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Unexpected appeal:
Conveniently located with the ease of getting around.

Ardmore has terrific accessibility and with its proximity to the city, it’s a perfect spot to enjoy the local scenery and catch the train to downtown.

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The market:
The Perfect Philadelphia Suburb.

Experience the charm, convenience and personality of the Main Line living in Ardmore. With an array of housing options and the livelihood of the town, it’s certain you can find the perfect spot to nestle into whether you’re a young professional or a family searching for their next home.

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You'll fall in love with
Its novelty and exemplar neighborhoods.

Known as “the Main Street on the Main Line” Ardmore has ever-changing local colors, seasonal events and active happenings are what keeps it unique, and all of its residents young at heart.

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