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36 hours ago

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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45 hours ago

3 days ago

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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5 days ago

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 16

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 14

Missing Juvenile – Tuesday Patterson-Ingram – From the 22nd District Has Been Located

She was last seen at on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018, on the 3100 block of York St. She is 5’4″, 135 lbs, small build, light brown complexion, with ear length (afro) hair.  Tuesday was wearing a long black coat, grey pants and blue jeans.

    Philly Police Blog | Missing Juvenile - Tuesday Patterson-Ingram - From the 22nd District Has Been Located
    She was last seen at on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018, on the 3100 block of York St. She is 5'4″, 135 lbs, small build, light brown complexion, with ear length (afro) hair. Tuesday was wearing a long black coat, grey pants and blue jeans.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 14

May 13

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REMOVE AND REPLACE WIRING AFTER JOIST WORK REPAIRS ARE MADE. INSTALL HARD WIRED SMOKE ALARMS (7) USING FISHING METHOD WHERE NECESSARY. INSTALL NEW 100A PANEL, 20/24 CIRCUITS... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    2619 N 31ST ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVAL OF DETERIORATED REAR BAY AND ATTACHED REAR FIRST FLOOR SHED TO COMPLY UNSAFE VIOLATION 582110

    2407 N DOUGLAS ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

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 12

  • Connecting with Coordinate Grids, Slopes, and Reflections in Math

    Mrs. Hale is asking for $474.84:
    My students need practice with hands-on math activities like movable X Y Axis Pegboards and the Algebra Kit in order practice learning about plotting points, coordinate grids, slope, expressions, rates and ratios and proportions.
    Dr Ethel Allen Elementary School Comment

May 11

  • Theft

    • Thefts

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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 10

  • 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.

    2542 N NAPA ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment

May 10

May 09

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO OF NON LOAD BEARING WALLS ONLY NO STRUCTUAL WORK ON THIS PERMIT

    2428 N 33RD ST Issued May 7, 2018 Comment

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 08

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 06

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPAIR/REPLACE FIXTURES OVER RUN KITCHEN SINK DRAIN UNVENTED RUN NEW REPLACE TUB WC LAVS KITCHEN SINK NEW LAUNDRY IN 1 BATH SFD INSTALL PEX DOMESTIC WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2619 N 31ST ST Issued May 4, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL CURB TRAP & FRESH AIR INLET - PA1# 2018-1222613 - "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"

    2530 N SPANGLER ST Issued May 4, 2018 Comment

May 06

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 04

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100A SERVICE, 8- OUTLETS, 110V CARBON /SMOKE, 2- 10 YEAR SMOKES, REPLACE 5- OUTLETS, 7- SWITCHES, 2- FIXTURES...IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    2442 N NATRONA ST Issued May 1, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3/4" WATER SERVICE PA2018121507(SFD)"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"

    2427 N 31ST ST Issued May 1, 2018 Comment

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 03

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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May 02

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS. FOR THE REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION OF ONE (1) WARM AIR FURNACE WITH RELATED DUCTWORK.

    2619 N 31ST ST Issued April 26, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE LEGALIZATION OF THREE (3) DWELLING UNITS (MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING) WITHIN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.

    2456 N 30TH ST Issued April 27, 2018 Comment

Apr 29

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 28

Apr 27

Philly police: Serial abductor/molester of teen boys strikes again

...May 9, he attacked two brothers, ages 14 and 15, after abducting them on the 3300 block of Ridge Avenue in Strawberry Mansion. With Thursday’s attack, there are now six victims...

This article has 5 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

The man, described as a heavyset African American in his 30s with a brown complexion and beard, lured into his car a 12-year-old boy on the 5800 block of Baltimore Avenue who was on his way to school Thursday with an offer to make money pumping his gas at a station across the street.

Instead he drove off with the boy and assaulted him, Police Capt. Mark Burgmann said in a hastily called press conference at Special Victims Unit headquarters at 300 E. Hunting Park Ave.

Those attacks happened:  at 5 p.m. Nov. 13 on the 6600 block of Stenton Avenue in East Mount Airy-Stenton area; about 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at Stenton Avenue...

...Stenton Avenue in East Mount Airy-Stenton area; about 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at Stenton Avenue and Haines Street, East Germantown-West Oak Lane area; and around 9:15 a.m. on Nov. 21...

...Germantown-West Oak Lane area; and around 9:15 a.m. on Nov. 21 at 66th Avenue and North 20th Street, West Oak Lane. On May 9, he attacked two brothers, ages 14 and 15, after...

    Philly police: Serial abductor/molester of teen boys strikes again
    A man who on several occasions last year abducted teenage boys and sexually assaulted them has struck again - this time on Thursday morning in Southwest Philadelphia, police said Friday evening.
    http://www.philly.com

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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