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Rocky Steps | Reenact a Classic Movie Scene in Philadelphia

Rocky Steps | Reenact a Classic Movie Scene in Philadelphia

In one of the most famous scenes in sports movie history, Rocky Balboa goes for a run through Philadelphia to prepare for his fight. With ‘Gonna Fly Now’ blaring, Rocky sprints up a set of stairs to finish his workout. At the top of the steps, Rocky turns around, shadow boxes for a few seconds and then raises his hands in victory as he’s mobbed by adoring fans. It’s a classic moment and one that makes the ‘Rocky Steps’ a popular spot for tourists in Philadelphia. Before I move on, here’s the iconic scene from Rocky with the ‘Rocky Steps’: The ‘Rocky Steps’ (the name most people refer to them as) are actually 72 stone stairs leading to the entrance of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. I honestly didn’t see one person go in the museum when I was there, but I saw everyone running the ‘Rocky Steps’ and posing with their arms high in the air. My mom and I jumped in on the fun as well. You just have to do it! The ‘Rocky Steps’ are perfect for anyone celebrating...

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