17 hours 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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22 hours ago

23 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ROUGH IN AND INSTALL WATER CLOSETS, LAVY SINK, TUB/SHOWER, KITCHEN SINKS, GARBAGE DISPOSALS, DISHWASHERS, LAUNDRY, EJECTOR PUMP, FLOOR DRAINS, 1" WS, HOUSE, DRAIN, TRAP, FAI PA1#2018-1202998 - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 "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"

    3315 SPRING GARDEN ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

2 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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4 days ago

Powelton Village shared their photo.

Powelton Plant swap Saturday (Rain Date Sunday)! 10am to noon at Drexel Park. Bring and share exceess perennials, bulbs, herbs, seeds, or houseplants (please label items)! 10:00 – 11:00 Drop off plants, view selections, drink some coffee with neighbors 11:00 – 11:30 Plant Swap 11:30 – 12:00 Stick around for Q&A with fellow plant enthusiasts Stay tuned for an update Saturday morning for potential rain date postponement.

    Powelton Village
    (i.e focusing on the good)
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5 days ago

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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6 days ago

May 13

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT RE-ROOFING-REMOVE EXISTING ROOF COVERING INSTALL FLAT ROOF AND FLASHING. FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    3214 MOUNT VERNON ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 13

tonyjuliano posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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 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

  • USE PERMIT

    USE TO TWO (2) FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING UNITS IN EXISTING THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE. *NO SIGN PERMIT ON THIS APPLICATION*

    648-50 N 33RD ST Issued May 8, 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

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

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

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100A SERVICE WITH A 30- CIRCUIT PANEL, 20A RECEPTACLES (2), 2- AFCI BREAKERS, AND REPLACE 2- FIXTURES, IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    403 N 33RD ST Issued April 25, 2018 Comment

May 02

Apr 30

Tomorrow is the last day for this fundraiser!...

Tomorrow is the last day for this fundraiser! http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com/campaign?campaign_id=25881 If you are still ordering bulbs, seeds, and other plants, order through Flower Power; our garden gets 50% of what you spend with them!

    I am participating in a fundraiser for The Spring Gardens Community Garden and need your help!
    Click this link and go to our special home page on the Flower Power Fundraising site where you can purchase top-size flower bulbs and perennials to support my group. The Spring Gardens Community Garden keeps 50% of everything you spend, Flower Power ships directly to you and gives a 100% money-back guarantee.
    http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com

Apr 30

The maypole is ready, are you? Join us for ...

The maypole is ready, are you? Join us for Taco Tuesday tomorrow, May 1st, 5-8pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/1646666005428703/ This event is open to EVERYONE, so please share! Bring the family, neighbors, friends, and join us for some great food, and family friendly fun; let's celebrate that spring is finally here!

    The Spring Gardens Community Garden
    The maypole is ready, are you? Join us for Taco Tuesday tomorrow, May 1st, 5-8pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/1646666005428703/ This event is open to EVERYONE, so please share! Bring the...
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Apr 30

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      3200 Block Spring Garden St. April 24, 2018 @ 12:29 p.m. Comment

Apr 29

Just two more days for this fundraising campa...

Just two more days for this fundraising campaign! http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com/campaign?campaign_id=25881 If you are still ordering bulbs, seeds, and other plants, order through Flower Power; our garden gets 50% of what you spend with them! Hurry up, this fundraiser only goes until May 1st!

    I am participating in a fundraiser for The Spring Gardens Community Garden and need your help!
    Click this link and go to our special home page on the Flower Power Fundraising site where you can purchase top-size flower bulbs and perennials to support my group. The Spring Gardens Community Garden keeps 50% of everything you spend, Flower Power ships directly to you and gives a 100% money-back guarantee.
    http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com

Apr 29

Super Saturday, and the plant sale, is this S...

Super Saturday, and the plant sale, is this Saturday, May 5th! ****Super Saturday workday**** Come volunteer, from 9:30 to 12pm, and start completing some of your volunteer hours. Don't forget to add the following workdays to your calendar: May - 19 June - 2, 16, and 30 July - 7, 21 (Summer Picnic), and 28 August - 11 and 25 September - 8, 22 and 29 (Fall Picnic) October - 6 and 20 ****Plant sale**** Folks from Springfield Nursery will be at the garden during the workday, to bring your orders right into the garden! To order plants from Springfield Nursery 1- Download their plant list (click on this link:http://www.thespringgardens.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/my-flower-order-2018.xlsx). 2- Make your selections. 3- Place your order by emailing your selections to: SPRINGFIELDGREENERY@GMAIL.COM Please send in your order BEFORE Wednesday, May 2. See you on Saturday!

    http://www.thespringgardens.org

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 28

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF: 3W-CLOSETS, 4LAVS, 2BATHTUBS, 1SHOWER, 1 LAUNDRY, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1DISHWASHERS, 1GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1HOSE BIB AND 1W-HEATER AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    423 CARRIAGE LN Issued April 26, 2018 Comment

Apr 28

Apr 27

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    EU agree near-total neonicotinoid ban
    Member states have voted in favour of an almost complete ban on the use of neonicotinoid insecticides across the EU. Scientific studies have long linked their use to the decline of honeybees, wild bees and other pollinators. The move represents a major extension of existing restrictions, in place since 2013.
    http://www.bbc.com

Apr 27

Don't forget, workday tomorrow, Saturday, Apr...

Don't forget, workday tomorrow, Saturday, April 28, from 9:30am to 12pm. Come on out and get started on those work hours!

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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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