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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!

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    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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Box 7679 32nd & York Sts AOI: 2438 Douglas St...

Box 7679 32nd & York Sts AOI: 2438 Douglas St 2 Story 15x45 Row. Heavy Fire Throughout. All hands in service. Second Alarmers Responding.

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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

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    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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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."

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    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 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

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    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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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!

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    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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    EZ PERMIT STANDARDS ALTERATIONS- 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.

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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/

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    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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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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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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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 25

One of the biggest threats to Philly murals? New construction

Back in 2014, the John Coltrane mural at 32nd and Diamond got the wrecking ball to make room for an apartment complex. A year later, Temple...

The new one stands at 29th and Diamond, overlooking the same Strawberry Mansion neighborhood as its first iteration.

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The 'Dream in Flight' mural at Point Breeze Avenue and Dickinson Street

A mural commemorating famous African American printmaker Dox Trash used to be on display at 16th and Girard, now half-covered by a new apartment complex

    One of the biggest threats to Philly murals? New construction
    In Point Breeze, the "Dream in Flight" mural is a symbol. "It represents people coming together," said Alfred Rodgers, 53, who owns Goodman's clothing store on Point Breeze Avenue near Dickinson, about a hundred feet away. Commissioned by Mural Arts, the image of a young boy with a dove in his outstretched hand was painted by community artist Josh Sarantitis in 2000.
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