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36 hours 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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3 days ago

City employees working hard for Parkside's Re...

City employees working hard for Parkside's Renaissance.

    Parkside Evans Playground
    City employees working hard for Parkside's Renaissance.
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3 days ago

An abundance of supplies, expert instruction,...

An abundance of supplies, expert instruction, good food, and fantastic trips are making the second annual Visual Arts Camp at Parkside another extraordinary experience.

    Parkside Evans Playground
    An abundance of supplies, expert instruction, good food, and fantastic trips are making the second annual Visual Arts Camp at Parkside another extraordinary experience.
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4 days ago

Spraypark Hours: M-F 11-5, Sat 9-5. If sen...

Spraypark Hours: M-F 11-5, Sat 9-5. If sensors have turned the park off due to inactivity just ask a friendly staffperson to turn them on for you. 🏄‍♀️

    Parkside Evans Playground
    Spraypark Hours: M-F 11-5, Sat 9-5. If sensors have turned the park off due to inactivity just ask a friendly staffperson to turn them on for you. 🏄‍♀️
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4 days ago

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 08

Jul 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100A SERVICE, 3- OUTLETS, 110V CARBON/SMOKE, 2- 10/YEAR SMOKE ALARMS, REPLACE 12- OUTLETS, 10- SWITCHES AND 4- PULLCHAINS... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    3822 CAMBRIDGE ST Issued July 5, 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 02

Parkside Evans Playground added 2 new photos....

Congratulations art campers and thanks to hardworking staff for a successful first day! Remember we are CLOSED for JULY 4th! ️🇺🇲️

    Parkside Evans Playground
    Parkside Evans Playground added a new photo.
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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 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.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    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 27

Jun 26

Parkside Evans Playground updated their cover...

    Parkside Evans Playground
    Parkside Evans Playground. 39 likes. Parkside Evans Playground is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Facility
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Jun 26

Pumptrack amenity is FREE. Located on east s...

Pumptrack amenity is FREE. Located on east side of Parkside Evans next to the tennis courts. M-F 12-6.

Jun 26

IT'S ABOUT TO GET FUN IN HERE! BOOOM!

IT'S ABOUT TO GET FUN IN HERE! BOOOM!

    Parkside Evans Playground
    Parkside Evans Playground. 39 likes. Parkside Evans Playground is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Facility
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Jun 25

Like many attics, the one at Historic Strawbe...

Like many attics, the one at Historic Strawberry Mansion contains old toys and games — only this collection includes artifacts that date back to the 18th and 19th centuries!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Like many attics, the one at Historic Strawberry Mansion contains old toys and games - only this collection includes artifacts that date back to the 18th and 19th centuries!
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Jun 22

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

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Jun 21

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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Jun 20

Parkside Evans Playground updated their cover...

    Parkside Evans Playground
    Parkside Evans Playground. 38 likes. Parkside Evans Playground is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Facility
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Jun 19

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 19

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Jun 17

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

Representing.... STRAWBERRY MANSION

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    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

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    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 17

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 14

https://livegreen.recyclebank.com/because-you...

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    Because You Asked: Why Should I Stop Buying Bottled Water?
    Bottled water is very popular, but what of the environmental problems and health risks? Assuming you can get clean water elsewhere, bottled water is best avoided. Learn how! Learn more about how to make your Food & Drink sustainable with Recyclebank.
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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 !

    Strawberry Mansion Civic Association
    Hey COMMUNITY Come out for FUN !
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