3 days ago

It's officially summer! A fitting day to visi...

It's officially summer! A fitting day to visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, which was originally named "Summerville" by its first occupant, Judge William Lewis. ☀️

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    It's officially summer! A fitting day to visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, which was originally named "Summerville" by its first occupant, Judge William Lewis. ☀️
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4 days ago

Have you ever been in the mansion's beautiful...

Have you ever been in the mansion's beautiful Banquet Room? The walls display a mural depicting scenes around Philadelphia and Fairmount Park in the 19th century.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Have you ever been in the mansion's beautiful Banquet Room? The walls display a mural depicting scenes around Philadelphia and Fairmount Park in the 19th century.
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Jun 17

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

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    Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION
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Jun 17

ASSETS....High on the banks of Schuylkill Riv...

ASSETS....High on the banks of Schuylkill River Fairmount Park...

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    ASSETS....High on the banks of Schuylkill River Fairmount Park...
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Jun 17

Strawberry Mansion Civic Association shared t...

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    So....I am chilling after checking out the RAIL PARK.... Who is the First person I meet.... ARTIST/ Michael Morgan - ARCHES OF RESURGENCE at the SEPTA bus depot at 33 rd & Ridge Ave
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Jun 17

Strawberry Mansion Civic Association added 5 ...

Supporting STRAWBERRY MANSION COMMUNITY! At the #HistoricStrawberry #Mansion... Here at the Father's Day Brunch with Kevin Upshur and the #StrawberryMansion #LearningCenter

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    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association added a new photo.
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Jun 17

So....I am chilling after checking out the RA...

So....I am chilling after checking out the RAIL PARK.... Who is the First person I meet.... ARTIST/ Michael Morgan - ARCHES OF RESURGENCE at the SEPTA bus depot at 33 rd & Ridge Ave

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    So....I am chilling after checking out the RAIL PARK.... Who is the First person I meet.... ARTIST/ Michael Morgan - ARCHES OF RESURGENCE at the SEPTA bus depot at 33 rd & Ridge Ave
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Jun 17

Happy #FathersDay from the father of Historic...

Happy #FathersDay from the father of Historic Strawberry Mansion, Judge William Lewis! Lewis was friends with the likes of George Washington, Alexander Hamilton and Benjamin Franklin. He played a principal role in drafting and initiating the “Act for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery” in 1780.

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    Happy #FathersDay from the father of Historic Strawberry Mansion, Judge William Lewis! Lewis was friends with the likes of George Washington, Alexander Hamilton and Benjamin Franklin. He played a...
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Jun 15

Spend a quiet #FathersDay weekend at the Hist...

Spend a quiet #FathersDay weekend at the Historic Strawberry Mansion! You can tour this celebrated Philadelphia home and spend time together enjoying the beautiful scenery in our gardens.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Spend a quiet #FathersDay weekend at the Historic Strawberry Mansion! You can tour this celebrated Philadelphia home and spend time together enjoying the beautiful scenery in our gardens.
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Jun 13

Historic Strawberry Mansion's second owner, J...

Historic Strawberry Mansion's second owner, Judge Joseph Hemphill, produced a line of porcelain with Philadelphia's Tucker Porcelain Factory from 1832-1838. You'll find a lovely collection of it on display in our Exhibition Room!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Historic Strawberry Mansion's second owner, Judge Joseph Hemphill, produced a line of porcelain with Philadelphia's Tucker Porcelain Factory from 1832-1838. You'll find a lovely collection of it on...
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Jun 09

Free guided tours of the Mansion happening no...

Free guided tours of the Mansion happening now at today’s Strawberry Festival!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Free guided tours of the Mansion happening now at today's Strawberry Festival!
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Jun 09

The Strawberry Festival is TODAY! Join us at ...

The Strawberry Festival is TODAY! Join us at Historic Strawberry Mansion from noon-2 pm to enjoy berry picking, orchard tours, a plant sale, beekeeping demonstrations, plus FREE tours of the mansion. 🍓🌱🐝

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    The Strawberry Festival is TODAY! Join us at Historic Strawberry Mansion from noon-2 pm to enjoy berry picking, orchard tours, a plant sale, beekeeping demonstrations, plus FREE tours of the mansion. 🍓🌱🐝
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Jun 08

Hey COMMUNITY Come out for FUN !

Hey COMMUNITY Come out for FUN !

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    Hey COMMUNITY Come out for FUN !
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Jun 07

Summer is here and there are lots of family f...

Summer is here and there are lots of family friendly events being held in & around Mansion. Check out our calendar at www.strawberrymansioncdc.org for all of the fun!

    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation
    Summer is here and there are lots of family friendly events being held in & around Mansion. Check out our calendar at www.strawberrymansioncdc.org for all of the fun!
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Jun 07

Historic Strawberry Mansion was originally bu...

Historic Strawberry Mansion was originally built as a summer home in 1789, and to this day, the grounds serve as a fresh-air escape within the city of Philadelphia. Next time you're strolling through Fairmount Park, make sure to stop by!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Historic Strawberry Mansion was originally built as a summer home in 1789, and to this day, the grounds serve as a fresh-air escape within the city of Philadelphia. Next time you're strolling through...
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Jun 05

This Saturday, June 9, is National Strawberry...

This Saturday, June 9, is National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day — the same day as our annual Strawberry Festival! Come to Historic Strawberry Mansion to pick your own berries for the baking 🍓🥧

    Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Recipe
    For the filling For the crust Email Grocery List Prepare the pastry: combine the flour, salt and sugar in a large mixing bowl. Using a fork or pastry cutter, work half of the butter into the flour until it resembles coarse meal.
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Jun 04

Employee's dirty fingernails, cat and mouse poop close Philly eateries

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    Employee's dirty fingernails, cat and mouse poop close Philly eateries
    Cat and mouse poop found in the same location? I wonder who won that battle. My money is on the cat. In this round of Clean Plates, Philadelphia food inspectors were busy citing restaurants for an employee's dirty fingernails, leaky sinks, falling tiles and holes in walls.
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Jun 03

Walk through Historic Strawberry Mansion's ro...

Walk through Historic Strawberry Mansion's rooms to discover antiques, fine art, and collectible treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries. The Mansion is open for tours today until 4 pm! #myphillypark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Walk through Historic Strawberry Mansion's rooms to discover antiques, fine art, and collectible treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries. The Mansion is open for tours today until 4 pm! #myphillypark
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Jun 01

RAIN DELAY: Due to the weather forecast tomor...

RAIN DELAY: Due to the weather forecast tomorrow, the Strawberry Festival at Historic Strawberry Mansion has been rescheduled to next Saturday, June 9th. Please help us spread the word!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Historic Strawberry Mansion, Philadelphia, PA. 921 likes · 23 talking about this · 1,644 were here. Historic Strawberry Mansion is celebrated as the largest of the Fairmount Park Historic Houses...
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May 31

Just 2 days until the 10th Annual East Park S...

Just 2 days until the 10th Annual East Park Strawberry Festival at Historic Strawberry Mansion! Join us to tour the Mansion's fruit orchards, pick your own 🍓, and enjoy demonstrations and 🍯 tastings given by our beekeepers.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Historic Strawberry Mansion, Philadelphia, PA. 921 likes · 23 talking about this · 1,644 were here. Historic Strawberry Mansion is celebrated as the largest of the Fairmount Park Historic Houses...
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May 28

Strawberry Mansion High School...Very importa...

Strawberry Mansion High School...Very important to the community ! Show your support for excellent educational programs....Call Today Council President Clarke 215-686-2070

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    Strawberry Mansion High School...Very important to the community ! Show your support for excellent educational programs....Call Today Council President Clarke 215-686-2070
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May 26

We're just a week away from our 10th Annual S...

We're just a week away from our 10th Annual Strawberry Festival on June 2! Save the date and come to Historic Strawberry Mansion for free tours, strawberry picking, a plant sale and more family-friendly fun. #MyPhillyPark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're just a week away from our 10th Annual Strawberry Festival on June 2! Save the date and come to Historic Strawberry Mansion for free tours, strawberry picking, a plant sale and more...
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May 24

Tiny honeybees play a big role in our ecosyst...

Tiny honeybees play a big role in our ecosystem. Come to our Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 2 to learn from the Mansion's beekeepers, see hive demonstrations, and sample honey — in addition to picking fresh berries, of course!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Tiny honeybees play a big role in our ecosystem. Come to our Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 2 to learn from the Mansion's beekeepers, see hive demonstrations, and sample honey - in addition to...
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May 22

We were delighted to host these costumers at ...

We were delighted to host these costumers at Historic Strawberry Mansion for their Georgian Picnic! (📸 SewLoud)

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We were delighted to host these costumers at Historic Strawberry Mansion for their Georgian Picnic! (📸 SewLoud)
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May 20

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYo...

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.
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May 18

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and...

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.
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May 15

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric...

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through this land while seeking freedom. Come to Historic Strawberry Mansion tomorrow from 6-8 pm for a reception honoring the exhibit, or explore it any time you visit this spring.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through...
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May 12

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Man...

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the mantel's King of Prussia marble, quarried just outside of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the...
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May 10

We're less than a month away from our annual ...

We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey tastings), and FREE tours of the mansion.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey...
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May 08

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry ...

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere
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May 07

Historic Strawberry Mansion shared Birchtree ...

We're honored to host happy couples on their special days!

    Birchtree Catering
    Our new wedding venue is taking bookings now for fall of 2018! Historic Strawberry Mansion in Fairmount Park will feature a seasonal tent with wood flooring that can comfortably hold up to 250...
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May 04

Ready to get your ride on? Join us this Satur...

Ready to get your ride on? Join us this Saturday for our first annual Recovery In Motion Bike Ride. Meet us at the Dell East Music Center (33rd & Huntington) at 10:00 am. Free & family friendly, so come have fun with us as we pedal towards wellness.

    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation
    Ready to get your ride on? Join us this Saturday for our first annual Recovery In Motion Bike Ride. Meet us at the Dell East Music Center (33rd & Huntington) at 10:00 am. Free & family friendly, so...
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May 03

Just 3 days until musicians from The Philadel...

Just 3 days until musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra play a FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert here at the mansion!

    FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert Series
    Continuing its work to reach deeper into the communities of Philadelphia, and as part of its ongoing commitment to community service, The Philadelphia Orchestra announces four free community concerts at venues and neighborhoods off the Avenue of the Arts where the Orchestra is expanding its presence.
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May 02

May is National Historic Preservation Month! ...

May is National Historic Preservation Month! Come tour Historic Strawberry Mansion to celebrate Philadelphia history and help protect the legacy of this extraordinary home. #PreservationHappensHere #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    May is National Historic Preservation Month! Come tour Historic Strawberry Mansion to celebrate Philadelphia history and help protect the legacy of this extraordinary home. #PreservationHappensHere...
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May 02

Box 7875 17th & York Sts AOI: 2425 N Colorado...

Box 7875 17th & York Sts AOI: 2425 N Colorado St 3s mor dwg 15x35 med smoke 2nd fl 2 and 2 in service. Fire Under Control.

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Apr 28

It's easy to miss some of the tiny treasures ...

It's easy to miss some of the tiny treasures within Historic Strawberry Mansion. Come for a tour and see what you discover! #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    It's easy to miss some of the tiny treasures within Historic Strawberry Mansion. Come for a tour and see what you discover! #ParkCharms
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