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Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion offers private guided tours for groups at a special rate? Call 215-228-8364 to book your experience at this architectural treasure, which displays a magnificent collection of period antiques and decorative arts — some originating from George Washington’s President’s House in Philadelphia!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion offers private guided tours for groups at a special rate? Call 215-228-8364 to book your experience at this architectural treasure, which displays a...
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4 days ago

That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the...

That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and make sure you come inside to learn about this incredible piece of Philadelphia history. #MyPhillyPark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and make sure you come inside to learn about this incredible piece of Philadelphia history. #MyPhillyPark
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5 days ago

Shuler Playground Summer Youth Mentoring Program

We are launching a youth mentoring program at Shuler Playground for teen & pre-teen males tomorrow (Saturday, 7/14). The program will run each Saturday from 10-11:30 AM through Saturday, September 1. Help us identify boys & young men in the neighborhood who you think would benefit from participating in this program.

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Jul 11

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion founder Judge William Lewis was a well-known lawyer and abolitionist? His obituary in the August 19, 1819 Poulson’s American Daily Advertiser described him as such: "A statesman of the Revolution, jealous of liberty himself, he wished its enjoyment to all, and while many around him were trafficking in their fellowmen, Lewis was engaged in breaking their shackles asunder."

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion founder Judge William Lewis was a well-known lawyer and abolitionist? His obituary in the August 19, 1819 Poulson's American Daily Advertiser described...
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Jul 11

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Jul 08

Jul 08

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE EXISTING WARM AIR FURNACE WITH NEW GIBSON WARM AIR FURNACE.

    2406 N MYRTLEWOOD ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 100A PANEL WITH 20- CIRCUITS, NEW METER SOCKET, GROUNDING AND FEEDER CABLES. RE-WIRE PROPERTY, WITH GFI & ARC FAULTS AS NEEDED. NEW SMOKE ALARM SYSTEM. ALL WORK IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC

    2526 N MARSTON ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR ALTERATIONS STANDARDS - FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    2647 N HOLLYWOOD ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment

Jul 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100 AMP SERVICE UPGRADE. REWIRE DWELLING TO INCLUDE RECEPTACLES, SWITCHES, LOW VOLTAGE TV & PHONE AND FIXTURES.INTER CONNECTED SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC CODE.

    2521 N HOLLYWOOD ST Issued July 5, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER AND DRAIN LINES TO 3 FIXTURES (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2461 N 28TH ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment

Jul 06

Have the day off? Experience American history...

Have the day off? Experience American history here at the largest of the Fairmount Park historic houses! You will see treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries throughout Historic Strawberry Mansion. #MyPhillyPark #ThisPlaceMatters

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Have the day off? Experience American history here at the largest of the Fairmount Park historic houses! You will see treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries throughout Historic Strawberry...
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Jul 06

Jul 05

We’re feeling especially patriotic here at Hi...

We’re feeling especially patriotic here at Historic Strawberry Mansion after Independence Day. Come check out the all-American antiques we have on display — the mansion is open until 4 pm!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're feeling especially patriotic here at Historic Strawberry Mansion after Independence Day. Come check out the all-American antiques we have on display - the mansion is open until 4 pm!
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Jul 05

  • USE PERMIT

    LEGALIZE USE AS SFD

    2831 W LEHIGH AVE Issued June 29, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW WET CHEMICAL KITCHEN FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2804 W LEHIGH AVE Issued June 28, 2018 Comment

Jul 02

Celebrate America's spirit — and architectura...

Celebrate America's spirit — and architectural style — while visiting Historic Strawberry Mansion! Judge William Lewis built the home in the "Federal" style that was popular in the U.S. during the late 1700s. Second owner, Judge Joseph Hemphill, later added two Greek Revival style wings to the mansion. See tour hours: http://www.historicstrawberrymansion.org/plan-your-visit/

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Celebrate America's spirit - and architectural style - while visiting Historic Strawberry Mansion! Judge William Lewis built the home in the "Federal" style that was popular in the U.S. during the...
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Jun 30

Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th,...

Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th, try summering like a colonial Philadelphian! Explore the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and beat the heat while taking a tour inside. #myphillypark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th, try summering like a colonial Philadelphian! Explore the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and beat the heat while taking a tour inside. #myphillypark
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Jun 28

Jun 28

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW INSTALLATION OF 100AMP SERVICE AND 2-20AMP BRANCH CIRCUITS INCLUDING 10 REPLACE SWITCHES AND 12 REPLACE RECEPTACLES AS PER 2008 NEC.

    2762 N DOVER ST Issued June 25, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    ON AN EXISTING SERVICE,CHANGE OUT RECEPTACLES THROUGHOUT SFD ONLY AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2722 N NEWKIRK ST Issued June 25, 2018 Comment

Jun 27

French and American taste blend in the Mansio...

French and American taste blend in the Mansion's stunning ballroom, which features the furniture of Philadelphia native General George Cadwalader.

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    Historic Strawberry Mansion, Philadelphia, PA. 928 likes · 34 talking about this · 1,726 were here. Historic Strawberry Mansion is celebrated as the...
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Jun 26

Philly Free Streets coming August 11th!

Have you heard about Philly Free Streets? Come out and play on car-free North Broad Street, between City Hall and Erie Avenue, on Saturday, August 11 from 8AM to 1PM!

Join us for family-friendly, people-powered fun and experience Philly streets in a new way! Walk, bike, and play on an 8-mile round trip route of car-free North Broad. People of all ages and physical abilities are invited. There is no formal start or stop—join the fun anywhere along the route. Participants are encouraged to arrive by foot, bike, or SEPTA.

For more information or to sign up to volunteer, visit www.PhillyFreeStreets.com.
Philly Free Streets is a people-powered initiative of the City of Philadelphia.

    Philly Free Streets
    215-686-5552
    http://www.phillyfreestreets.com

Jun 26

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