17 min ago

Join us next Saturday for our first annual Jingle Jog through Fairmount Park! ht...

Join us next Saturday for our first annual Jingle Jog through Fairmount Park! http://fairmountpark.ticketleap.com/jingle-jog/details

17 min ago

Looking for a great gift for that running enthusiast in your life or maybe just...

Looking for a great gift for that running enthusiast in your life or maybe just to 'treat yo' self'? This Friday and Saturday, head to the incredibly friendly, knowledgeable folks at PHILADELPHIA RUNNER for some holiday shopping that supports local non-profits including the Fairmount Park Conservancy!

6 hours ago

The biggest shopping day of the year is just 6 hours away. The #PTMMembershipSal...

The biggest shopping day of the year is just 6 hours away. The #PTMMembershipSale begins at Midnight! Set your alarms now. #BlackFriday

6 hours ago

We're excited to welcome Chef Staib from City Tavern to our historic home Cedar...

We're excited to welcome Chef Staib from City Tavern to our historic home Cedar Grove for dessert demonstrations that showcase his cookbook "A Sweet Taste of History." Come visit us on December 6 and try some samples. For more information, visit http://parkcharms.com/ #ATasteofHoliday

8 hours ago

It's game day! #EaglesCowboys What games did YOU play at Smith? Tell us on #Givi...

It's game day! #EaglesCowboys What games did YOU play at Smith? Tell us on #GivingTuesday 12/2 during lunch at Rittenhouse Square. We'll be sharing and writing postcards of our #SmithMemories!

12 hours ago

You never know what's around the corner. #GivingTuesday #GivingToYou http://ow.l...

You never know what's around the corner. #GivingTuesday #GivingToYou http://ow.ly/ETp7z

12 hours ago

Happy Thanksgiving! What was on the menu at the FIRST Thanksgiving? Smithsonia...

Happy Thanksgiving! What was on the menu at the FIRST Thanksgiving? Smithsonian magazine takes a look http://ht.ly/EhRpR

14 hours ago

HAPPY THANKSGIVING from the #PTM Family to Yours! Please Touch Museum is thankfu...

HAPPY THANKSGIVING from the #PTM Family to Yours! Please Touch Museum is thankful for all the kids and their families that come through our doors to #LearnThroughPlay!

16 hours ago

Happy #Thanksgiving. Here's to all the self-taught turkey artists out there—whet...

Happy #Thanksgiving. Here's to all the self-taught turkey artists out there—whether visual, culinary, or otherwise. Keep up the great work and enjoy the day. (We hope your feasting goes better than this artist's.)

16 hours ago

“All we hope to do at the foundation is to help people learn to see not only pic...

“All we hope to do at the foundation is to help people learn to see not only pictures but every other object and situation in life.” –Dr. Albert C. Barnes

16 hours ago

Happy Thanksgiving! A reminder that the museum is closed today so our staff can...

Happy Thanksgiving! A reminder that the museum is closed today so our staff can enjoy the holiday with their families. We open tomorrow with extended hours and holiday programming throughout the weekend!

30 hours ago

Two weeks from today at the Free Library of Philadelphia! Register here and plea...

Two weeks from today at the Free Library of Philadelphia! Register here and please help us spread the word!

30 hours ago

32 hours ago

Our Philly Park Photo Pick of the week! Thanks, @photolope for capturing this be...

Our Philly Park Photo Pick of the week! Thanks, @photolope for capturing this beautiful scene in FDR Park a few days ago! Keep using #myphillypark when you're in the parks. We'll choose a winner every week to receive a small prize and have their photo regrammed.

32 hours ago

Members get more at the Museum this season—and every season. Become a member bef...

Members get more at the Museum this season—and every season. Become a member before December 15 and enjoy 15 months for the price of 12, an exciting lineup of holiday-themed events, and a busy 2015 full of much-anticipated exhibitions. Become a member today, using Ref#:SKD4C438 http://ow.ly/ETmiw

32 hours ago

It's this Friday! The perfect post-Thanksgiving plans to make with loved ones ho...

It's this Friday! The perfect post-Thanksgiving plans to make with loved ones home for the holidays. Bring friends and family to party with ours on November 28, from 8–11 pm. With live jazz, blues, and a DJ set plus collection and exhibition access, there's something for everyone in the group.

34 hours ago

Day & Zimmermann opening office, creating jobs in Chester

The company, which is based at 1500 Spring Garden St. in Philadelphia, leased 17,500 square feet and has plans to open the new office in late January or early February. The division, now in Wilmington, Del., is part of Day & Zimmermann's engineering, construction and maintenance group.

36 hours ago

Itching to leave early? Pass the time by remembering your #SmithMemories, then c...

Itching to leave early? Pass the time by remembering your #SmithMemories, then come out to share them with us on #GivingTuesday 12/2 at lunchtime at Rittenhouse Square! We'll be sharing and writing postcards of our memories! #SmithPlays

36 hours ago

Scribbling, dripping, blotting, and dotting. Richard Pousette-Dart tried every p...

Scribbling, dripping, blotting, and dotting. Richard Pousette-Dart tried every possible way to work with colors and lines. Don’t miss your chance to see how he explored these techniques in “Full Circle: Works on Paper by Richard Pousette-Dart,” on view until November 30. http://ow.ly/EThGF

38 hours ago

Reminder: #PleaseTouchMuseum is CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day. The Museum will reop...

Reminder: #PleaseTouchMuseum is CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day. The Museum will reopen on #BlackFriday at 9AM for #Play.

38 hours ago

Head to PHILADELPHIA RUNNER on Friday or Saturday of this week. They'll be handi...

Head to PHILADELPHIA RUNNER on Friday or Saturday of this week. They'll be handing out $5 tokens for every $50 spent in the store which you can allocate towards your favorite local non-profit. We hope you'll choose the Fairmount Park Conservancy!

38 hours ago

We got handed a turkey

There’s the old Daily News and Inquirer building at Broad and Callowhill streets. That area of North Broad Street is starting to see a renaissance of sorts...

40 hours ago

You still have two weeks to enter #Strandgram for a chance to win a Sigma Corpor...

You still have two weeks to enter #Strandgram for a chance to win a Sigma Corporation of America dp2 Quattro camera and have your photo displayed in the Philadelphia Museum of Art. If you need inspiration, check out "#PaulStrand: Master of Modern Photography," now at the Museum. Our judges from both the Museum and the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center are very impressed with the submission so far. No pressure. http://ow.ly/ESTuV

40 hours ago

Day & Zimmermann opening office, creating jobs in Chester

The company, which is based at 1500 Spring Garden St. in Philadelphia, leased 17,500 square feet and has plans to open the new office in late January or early February. The division, now in Wilmington, Del., is part of Day & Zimmermann's engineering, construction and maintenance group.

42 hours ago

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47 hours ago

2 days ago

Be Well Philly has a great write up of our Jingle Jog event! Register here: http...

Be Well Philly has a great write up of our Jingle Jog event! Register here: http://fairmountpark.ticketleap.com/jingle-jog/details

2 days ago

Something exciting is coming. #GivingTuesday #GivingToYou http://ow.ly/ESqvF

Something exciting is coming. #GivingTuesday #GivingToYou http://ow.ly/ESqvF

2 days ago

Happy Thanksgiving, dancers! Take a look at our class pages for up to date holid...

Happy Thanksgiving, dancers! Take a look at our class pages for up to date holiday schedules this Winter.

2 days ago

Tomorrow is Wednesday and that can only mean one thing---YOGA WITH ELMO!! Our...

Tomorrow is Wednesday and that can only mean one thing---YOGA WITH ELMO!!

2 days ago

Baby, it’s cold outside. Come in and get cozy at our #UglySweaterParty on Wednes...

Baby, it’s cold outside. Come in and get cozy at our #UglySweaterParty on Wednesday, December 3. BYO sweater and we’ll provide the holiday fun. http://ow.ly/ESnOX

2 days ago

Don't just run in the park, run FOR it! Registration for our Broad Street Run te...

Don't just run in the park, run FOR it! Registration for our Broad Street Run team of Park Champion runners is now open. By raising funds for the Conservancy's Belmont Plateau trail restoration project, you get guaranteed entry into the Blue Cross Broad Street Run - no need to wait until the lottery in February. Plus you get other excellent perks:

2 days ago

#Thanksgiving Eve-Eve! Feel like a kid again? Come share your #SmithMemories on...

#Thanksgiving Eve-Eve! Feel like a kid again? Come share your #SmithMemories on postcards with us this #GivingTuesday 12/2 during lunchtime at Rittenhouse Square #SmithPlays

2 days ago

In the holiday hustle, don’t miss out on the magic of the season. Let art fill y...

In the holiday hustle, don’t miss out on the magic of the season. Let art fill you with wonder and appreciation during Thanksgiving week. With our critically acclaimed exhibition William Glackens plus extended hours this Friday and Saturday (closed Thanksgiving day), the Barnes is the perfect place to take visiting family and friends. Walk up for tickets, reserve at http://www.barnesfoundation.org/visit/book-tickets or call 215.278.7200.

2 days ago

The Fresh Beat Band is visiting @TowerTheater on December 7th for 2 shows. Last...

The Fresh Beat Band is visiting @TowerTheater on December 7th for 2 shows. Last chance to #Enter2Win a family 4 pack of tickets on #PinkysFreebies for the 5:30PM show. A winner will be chosen today at 4PM. http://ow.ly/ENrgg

2 days ago

Please take our short survey to help make our membership program even better! ht...

Please take our short survey to help make our membership program even better! http://bit.ly/1r4TK5w

2 days ago

Did you know that the designer featured in our #RunwayofLove exhibition inspired...

Did you know that the designer featured in our #RunwayofLove exhibition inspired fashion icons like #Beyoncé? In 2006, Beyoncé performed in a #PatrickKelly and #DavidSpada inspired banana skirt at Fashion Rocks, channeling Kelly’s muse Josephine Baker. Hurry in to see how Kelly has been dressing and inspiring starlets for decades. "Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love" closes December 7. http://ow.ly/EP69a

2 days ago

Contemporary Still Life Paintings & Works on Paper, Guest Curated by Bill Scott

Contemporary Still Life Paintings & Works on Paper, Guest Curated by Bill Scott

3 days ago

3 days ago

City doesn’t need another casino, but South Philadelphia is best choice, say PBJ readers

9 percent said The Provence at 400 N. Broad St. was better.

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

We asked readers if they agreed with putting the $425 million, 200,000-square-foot casino near the stadiums on 900 Packer Avenue, which the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said was one of the main reasons behind awardin Live! a casino license.

2 percent said Casino Revolution at 3333 S. Front St. was better.

3 days ago

The Holly Trolley on 12/6 will depart from Lloyd Hall and will make 7 stops; Lem...

The Holly Trolley on 12/6 will depart from Lloyd Hall and will make 7 stops; Lemon Hill Mansion, Mount Pleasant, Laurel Hill, Woodford, Historic Strawberry Mansion, Shofuso Japanese House and Garden and Cedar Grove.

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