It is named for Logan Square, one of the five “squares”, or parks, central to William Penn’s design for Philadelphia. The square itself, originally called Northwest Square, was named for James Logan, an eighteenth-century mayor of Philadelphia. Nestled between the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and Philadelphia’s beautiful Rittenhouse Square Park, Logan Square is in walking distance to The Art Museum, Fairmount Park, Center City and more. Logan Square has fantastic restaurants, retail shopping, and nightlife. Other close neighborhoods include Fitler Square, Graduate Hospital, Grays Ferry, Center City. Home to Temple University’s Moore College of Art and just minutes from the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) and Drexel University areas via the Market Street bridge.