30 hours ago

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION
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30 hours ago

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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30 hours ago

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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31 hours ago

Police: 42-Year-Old Man Shot Four Times In Both Legs In North Philadelphia

The shooting happened at midnight on the 2800 block of North Woodstock street.

    Police: 42-Year-Old Man Shot Four Times In Both Legs In North Philadelphia
    No arrests have been made.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

31 hours ago

Strawberry Mansion Civic Association shared t...

Supporting STRAWBERRY MANSION COMMUNITY.... Tell them we are rising !

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association added a new photo.
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31 hours ago

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

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association added a new photo.
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32 hours ago

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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33 hours ago

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.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    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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3 days ago

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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5 days ago

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 !

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    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.
    https://cooking.nytimes.com

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 29

Man shot and killed in North Philadelphia identified by police

24-year-old Kevin Lowe, from the 2900 block of North 23rd Street, was shot several times in the head and torso.

    Man shot and killed in N. Philly identified by police
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Philadelphia police have identified a man shot and killed Monday night in North Philadelphia. 24-year-old Kevin Lowe, from the 2900 block of North 23rd Street, was shot several times in the head and torso. It happened around 9:15 p.m. at 23rd and Indiana streets.
    http://6abc.com

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

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    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 21

Missing Person – Dorothy Carson – From the 39th District

The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating Missing Person 77-year-old Dorothy Carson. She was last seen on the 3100 block of Fox Street on Friday, May 18, 2018.

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

Dorothy is 5’1″, 190 lbs, medium build, brown eyes, medium complexion, with gray hair. She suffers from Schizophrenia. She is known to frequent the area of the 5800 block of Race Street

    Philly Police Blog | Missing Person - Dorothy Carson - From the 39th District
    Dorothy is 5'1″, 190 lbs, medium build, brown eyes, medium complexion, with gray hair. She suffers from Schizophrenia. She is known to frequent the area of the 5800 block of Race Street
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 20

Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association added 7...

2nd Alarmers have been back to 21st & Lippincott St yesterday & today for the fire ground detail taking care of our PFD members who are still extinguishing hot spots...Here they are Friday night at the height of the blaze where we established 3 different rehab stations around the fire building.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association added a new photo.
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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 19

The Busiest Station On Belmont Ave taking a l...

The Busiest Station On Belmont Ave taking a little brake last night at 21st & Lippincott St

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    The Busiest Station On Belmont Ave taking a little brake last night at 21st & Lippincott St
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May 19

The Double Nickel Just " Doing It : last even...

The Double Nickel Just " Doing It : last evening at 21st & Lippincott st

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    The Double Nickel Just " Doing It : last evening at 21st & Lippincott st
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May 19

Cause of five-alarm fire in North Philadelphia still not known

Newsome said there were no reported injuries and the fire, located at 2024 W. Lippincott St., less than a block from a commuter rail line, was brought under control at 9:08 p.m. A nearby church suffered some damage from burning embers, a fire official said Friday night.

    Cause of five-alarm fire in North Philadelphia still not known
    Investigators worked Saturday to determine the cause of a massive five-alarm fire that destroyed a vacant warehouse in the Swampoodle section of North Philadelphia on Friday evening, according to Chief Bernard Newsome. Newsome said there were no reported injuries and the fire, located at 2024 W.
    http://www.philly.com

May 19

Firefighters battle 5-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia

Flames and thick black smoke poured from the four-story warehouse at 21st and Lippincott. Chopper 6 captured video from above the inferno in North Philadelphia as walls collapsed and transformers popped and exploded.

    Firefighters battle 5-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS Firefighters battle 5-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS Firefighters battle 5-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia Crews are on the scene of a multi-alarm factory fire in North Philadelphia. Chopper 6 HD is over the raging flames at 21st and Lippincott streets.
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May 18

Fire is raging at a former textile warehouse ...

Fire is raging at a former textile warehouse at 21st and Lippincott in North Philadelphia.

    Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia LIVE VIDEO Chopper 6 HD is over a raging fire at a factory in North Philadelphia TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia LIVE VIDEO Chopper 6 HD is over a raging fire at a factory in North Philadelphia Crews are on the scene of a multi-alarm factory fire in North Philadelphia.
    http://6abc.com

May 18

Raging Inferno Engulfs Defunct Factory in North Philadelphia

The former manufacturing facility is located at 21st and West Clearfield streets. Huge flames are shooting from the roof and windows of the 332,600-square-foot brick structure.

    Raging Inferno Engulfs Defunct Factory in North Philadelphia
    A massive four-alarm fire has consumed a large industrial building in North Philadelphia. The former manufacturing facility is located at 21st and West Clearfield streets. Huge flames are shooting from the roof and windows of the 332,600-square-foot brick structure. Parts of the building, which spans nearly a city block, are collapsing onto the street below.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 18

Multi-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At North Philadelphia Warehouse

4th alarm at 21st & Lippincott

    Multi-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At North Philadelphia Warehouse
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A massive fire broke out at a warehouse in North Philadelphia on Friday evening. 4th alarm at 21st & Lippincott - Philadelphia Fire (@PhillyFireDept) May 18, 2018 Crews are battling the four-alarm blaze on the 2100 block of Lippincott Avenue. Video from Chopper 3 shows flames shooting from the roof of the building.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 18

Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia

Chopper 6 HD is over the raging flames at 21st and Lippincott streets.

    Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia LIVE VIDEO Chopper 6 HD is over a raging fire at a factory in North Philadelphia TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS Firefighters battle multi-alarm factory blaze in North Philadelphia LIVE VIDEO Chopper 6 HD is over a raging fire at a factory in North Philadelphia Crews are on the scene of a multi-alarm factory fire in North Philadelphia.
    http://6abc.com

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

Take Me Up To the Ball Game! Rediscovering The Bleacher Houses Of North Philly

...corner, against the high domed edifice of the entrance gates. Grandstands formed sheer walls along Lehigh Avenue and North 21st Street, and a smaller, but still imposing set of stands extended along left field, backing...

...person perspective. Rooney, a retired professor of psychology at La Salle University, was born at 2739 North 20th Street, roughly mid-way along the block. In a recent telephone discussion, Jack recalled the...

...run hit by Lou Gehrig broke the front door transom window of their neighbor at 2741 North 20th Street, ballpark officials quickly repaired it the next day. They finished the fix just in...

    Take Me Up To the Ball Game! Rediscovering The Bleacher Houses Of North Philly
    Anita Ray can still remember how the baseballs would fly onto the street in front of her house in the 1950s. On one occasion, she was struck square in the chest as she sat on her front porch. "Kids were always getting hit," she says.
    https://hiddencityphila.org

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.
    https://www.philorch.org

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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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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Apr 27

Historic Strawberry Mansion shared The Philad...

We're getting excited for The Philadelphia Orchestra's FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert at the mansion! Mark your calendar for May 6, and tag a friend who'd love to join you 🎶

    The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Scenes from last Sunday's Neighborhood Chamber Concert at Museum of the American Revolution. The series continues this Sunday at Second Mount Zion Baptist Church and May 6 at Historic Strawberry...
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Apr 25

Join us at Historic Strawberry Mansion for a ...

Join us at Historic Strawberry Mansion for a FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert on Sunday, May 6! The concert, featuring a wind quintet and string quartet of musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra, will begin at 3 p.m. Come early for family-friendly activities at 1:30 p.m. and complimentary lunch at 2 p.m. RSVPs are encouraged at www.philorch.org/freeconcerts.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Join us at Historic Strawberry Mansion for a FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert on Sunday, May 6! The concert, featuring a wind quintet and string quartet of musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra,...
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Apr 24

Who would you invite to a gathering in our go...

Who would you invite to a gathering in our gorgeous ballroom? Legend has it, the room was built at the request of Alexander Hemphill, the eldest son of the mansion's second owner, so he could entertain the Philadelphia First City Troop. #ParkCharms #MyPhillyPark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Who would you invite to a gathering in our gorgeous ballroom? Legend has it, the room was built at the request of Alexander Hemphill, the eldest son of the mansion's second owner, so he could...
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