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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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42 hours ago

Summer Happenings at Shuler Playground

Check out this flier about what's going on at Shuler this summer

1).For starters, MMBL, the adult basketball league, started on Monday, 6/18. Games will be played from 6-9 PM on Monday-Thursday evenings until 8/9.

2) The pool opens on Friday, 6/29.

3) There will be a Family Movie Nite from 7-9 PM every Friday, beginning 6/29.

For more info, stop by, call, or follow us on FB.

2 days ago

Here's the list of the first 64 parks, rec centers, playgrounds and libraries that'll receive Rebuild money, funded mostly by the soda tax

2020-50 W Lehigh Avenue

1919-41 W Ontario Street

3101-27 N 22nd Street

This article has 57 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

2032-62 N 8th Street

600 Port Royal Avenue

1450 N 26th Street

641 Lindley Avenue

2109 W Chew Avenue

900 Federal Street

1701 Belmont Avenue

5801 W Girard Avenue

851 W Olney Avenue

1800 Washington Avenue

700 Cobbs Creek Parkway

280 Cobbs Creek Parkway

2901 Cedar Street

4423 Longshore Avenue

800-82 N 8th Street

1202-32 E Montgomery Avenue

2400 N 11th Street

601 Borbeck Ave

5800 Chester Avenue

3267-81 Almond Street

575 Tomlinson Road

147 Master Street

4740 Wayne Avenue

3455 Kensington Avenue

9850 Roosevelt Boulevard

2136 Castor Avenue

5325 Overbrook Avenue

4901 Kingsessing Avenue

6000 Rising Sun Avenue

5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway

5543 Haverford Avenue

3720 N Broad Street

6942 Woodland Avenue

2000 Washington Lane

5100 Pine Street

740 S 17th Street

2101-35 Cecil B. Moore Avenue

601 E Indiana Avenue

400-64 E Ontario Street

732-66 N 36th Street

5700 Torresdale Avenue

300 Shunk Street

Olney Recreation Center / Hammond and Nedro

8101 Bustleton Avenue

1501 E Bristol Street

9201 N Delaware Avenue

2987 Almond Street

3201 North 5th Street

7301 Torresdale Avenue

5700 Haverford Avenue

2200 E Auburn Street

2600 Morris Street

5710-18 Germantown Avenue

4131 Unruh Avenue

2502-12 N Howard Street

5100 Westminster Avenue

200-64 E Olney Avenue

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
    https://beta.phila.gov

2 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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4 days ago

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION
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4 days 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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4 days 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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4 days 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

4 days 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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4 days 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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4 days 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
    http://www.facebook.com

4 days 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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5 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT TO CREAT ONE LOT PROPOSED PARCEL A FROM EXISTIN TWO LOTS (2850 N 22ND ST AND 2852 N 22ND ST) SIZE AND LOCATION AS PER PLANS

    2850-52 N 22ND ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    USE TO A BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL OFFICE SPACE (PEST CONTROL) WITH SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ABOVE IN AN EXISTING TWO (2) STORY STRUCTURE. NO SIGNS THIS PERMIT.

    2905 N 22ND ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

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6 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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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 13

Jun 13

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP, FAI & HOUSE DRAIN PA20181621115 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    2760 N CROSKEY ST Issued June 11, 2018 Comment

Jun 10

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 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- FOR (REMOVE LOOSE BRICK, CUT TREE AND REMOVE, REPLACE BRICK REMOVED WITH LIKE KIND) TO RESOLVE CASE #634969. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE #634969.

    2754 N HEMBERGER ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment

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 05

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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 03

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