The full-square-block building is filled with furniture makers, restaurants, tattoo artists, product showrooms, jewelers, videographers, architects, fashion designers, product designers, artists, charitable organizations, and a pre-school — among others — in the previously empty classrooms.

Our tenant community is made up of:

70% Residents of South Philly

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48% Women-run Businesses

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80% Self-owned Businesses

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Host an Event

We’ve provided venue space for a variety of events — from small to large, private to public.

Past Event Examples:

Explore BOK

We are located at 1901 S 9th Street in South Philadelphia. The main visitor entrance is located on 9th Street, the entrance to coffee, bikes, and BBQ is 821 Dudley Street, and the entrance to Bok Bar and Irwin’s is 800 Mifflin Street.

Limited on-street parking is available. If possible, we strongly encourage you to use an alternative form of transportation.

  • Closest subway station: Snyder Station - Broad Street Line

  • Nearby Septa bus routes: 45, 47, 47M, 79

  • Bicycles: BOK is an Indego bike share location with a kiosk located on the corner of 8th and Mifflin Streets. We also have plenty of bike parking available next to the entrance on 9th Street.

If you've never visited BOK and are curious about what we're up to, join us for a free tour every Wednesday. Please arrive promptly at 5:00 PM at the 9th Street entrance. You do not need to register for the weekly tour. Tours will only be cancelled if they land on a federally recognized holiday. We look forward to showing you around!

For information about the developer of Bok, visit scout.
For long-term leasing inquiries, fill out a leasing interest application here.
For short-term or event spaces, complete an event inquiry form here. 
For all wedding inquiries please visit
For other questions about BOK, contact us at