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Facts & Figures

Ticket Guide
Citizens Bank Park
Citizens Bank Park Facts & Figures

For fans who want to know the nuts & bolts about the ultimate ballpark, check out the details below.


Accessibility

Excellent regional highway access for vehicles and Broad Street Subway Line for public transportation.

Acres

21-acre site, north side of Pattison Avenue between Citizens Bank Way and Darien Street.

ADA-focused design

With the help of an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) consultant, the park was designed to be universally accessible and comfortable for all fans with disabilities. Details »

Architects/Design Team

EwingCole and HOK Sport+Venue+Event (HOK SVE).

Ashburn Alley

Festive outfield entertainment area; 625' in length covering 50,000 square feet. Area opens early so fans can watch batting practice. Details »

Building square footage

1.15 million.

By the numbers
  • Playing field: 23' below street level
  • Main concourse: street level
  • Suite level: 36' above field; 13' above main concourse
  • Club concourse: 61' above field
  • Terrace concourse: 81' above field
  • Roof: 134' above field
Color of seats

Sapphire blue; Hussey Seating Co.

Concessions

Voted "Best Ballpark Eats" by the Food Network (2007) and No. 1 Vegetarian Ballpark by PETA (2007-2009). Joint venture between the Phillies, ARAMARK and World Wide Concessions. A wide variety of food and beverages, from traditional ballpark fare to foods with Philadelphia flavor, is available throughout the park at permanent locations and portable stands. For food descriptions and locations, as well as a listing of healthier ballpark options and gluten-free offerings, please see the concessions guide.

Construction Management Team

L. F. Driscoll Co. and Hunt Construction Group in association with Synterra, Ltd. and Don Todd Associates, Inc.

Construction Materials
  • Aluminum curtainwall: 83,000 square feet
  • Architectural precast panels: 97,000 square feet
  • Bricks in architectural precast panels: 475,000
  • CMU (concrete masonry unit): 320,000 square feet
  • Foundation concrete: Approximately 52,000 cubic yards
  • Gallons of paint: 11,602 (primer, intermediate and top coats)
  • Hand laid brick: 450,000 bricks
  • Playing field: 440,000 cubic yards (594,000 tons) of soil was excavated to 23' below street level
  • Playing surface: 100 percent Kentucky blue grass; 100,000 square feet; Tuckahoe Turf Farm, Hammonton, NJ
  • Steel H piles: Over 4,600 were driven; depths of 70 to 110 feet; 354,000 lineal feet; Highest piece of steel: scoreboard, 212' high; light towers, 165' high.
  • Structural steel: 11,800 pieces of steel; approximately 11,500 tons; 252,000 bolts.
Dimensions
Distances Heights
Right field foul pole330'13'3"
Right field power alley369'13'3"
Center field, straight away401'6'
"The Angle"
(left of CF to LCF)
409'-381'-385'19'-12'8"
Left field foul pole329'10'6"
Left field power alley374'10'6"
Home plate to backstop49'5"
1st and 3rd bases to stands51'
Elevators

11, of which nine service guests in seating bowl.

Escalators

Three, located near Sections 114, 126 and 140 to assist guests in reaching the Hall of Fame Club/Pavilion/Arcade and Terrace Level.

Facility Manager

Global Spectrum, subsidiary of Philadelphia-based Comcast-Spectacor.

Foul Poles

Metal poles; 85' high.

Key Features

Open Main Concourse (360 degrees) that allows fans to constantly connect with the game. Open outfield that allows a scenic view of Center City Skyline. Views of the field from street level.

Landscaping

There are over 1,500 trees, thousands of shrubs, perennials, ornamental grasses, and three to four seasonal changes of annuals located around the ballpark.

Liberty Bell Home Run Spectacular

Neon Liberty Bell swings and rings after Phillies home runs; the 50' high by 35' wide Bell is suspended 100' above street level. It was produced by Capitol Manufacturing.

Naming Rights

Citizens Bank, $95 million over 25 years; $57.5 million for naming rights and $37.5 million for the Phillies broadcast media package.

Parking

21,000 spaces in the Sports Complex.

Public Restroom Facilities

Total of 61; 24 women; 24 men; 13 family. All restrooms have a baby- changing table.

Restaurants
  • McFadden's Restaurant: open year round; indoor and outdoor seating
  • Harry the K's Broadcast Bar & Grille: a bi-level restaurant under the left field scoreboard
Seating Capacity

43,651; Seats are angled toward the infield by a combination of bowl geometry and redirected seating.

Security

A series of 80 surveillance cameras provide security for the 21-acre site.

Scoreboard System

Largest LED video display board in the National League, 39'5" x 69'7"; 2,759 square feet; supplied by VMagic division of Venue1. Large scoreboard message board, side message boards, LED displays and out-of-town scoreboards all part of the system to keep fans well informed; supplied by Daktronics.

Statues

Richie Ashburn (Ashburn Alley); Steve Carlton (Left Field Gate); Mike Schmidt (Third Base Gate); Robin Roberts (First Base Gate); 10' high; sculptor, Zenos Frudakis.

Suites

70; all located between the foul poles with 60% in the infield.

Water Fountains

13 drinking locations with two fountains at each location (total of 26 water fountains); each drinking location has one standard and one accessible fountain.