9 hours ago

Calling all antiques lovers: The Philadelphia...

Calling all antiques lovers: The Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show starts today! Stop by the mansion this weekend to continue your discovery of fine art and decor in our collections.


2 days ago

From 1871 to 1926, Historic Strawberry Mansio...

From 1871 to 1926, Historic Strawberry Mansion went through various phases of occupation. For a period, it was a popular restaurant and picnic spot! To this day, it's a beautiful retreat within the city of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms #discoverPHL


4 days ago

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion was once known as “Summerville”? When it was built in 1789 by Judge William Lewis, a well-known lawyer and abolitionist, it served as his summer escape along the Schuylkill River. #ParkCharms #MyPhillyPark #ThisPlaceMatters


4 days ago

5 days ago

Police: 1 Dead, 1 Injured In Shooting Outside Of North Philadelphia Bar

Police arrived at 27th and West Sergeant streets just after 1:45 a.m.

    Shooting Outside North Philly Bar Ends With One Man Dead And Another Injured
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A shooting outside a North Philadelphia bar ends with one man dead and another man wounded. Police arrived at 27th and West Sergeant streets just after 1:45 a.m. They found more than two dozen spent bullet casings outside the bar. A 27-year-old man died after being shot in the stomach and chest.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

5 days ago

1 dead, 1 injured in shooting outside Philadelphia bar

Gunfire broke out around 2 a.m. Sunday outside the Tab Bar and Hookah Lounge on the corner of 27th and Sergeant streets.

    1 dead, 1 injured in shooting outside Philadelphia bar
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE A double shooting outside a Philadelphia bar left one man dead. Gunfire broke out around 2 a.m. Sunday outside the Tab Bar and Hookah Lounge on the corner of 27th and Sergeant streets. One man was killed. A second male was taken to Temple University Hospital in critical condition.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

Apr 13

Happy #ThomasJeffersonDay! Come celebrate the...

Happy #ThomasJeffersonDay! Come celebrate the third U.S. President's birthday in our Jefferson Dining Room, which features a reproduction dining set based on his actual furniture.


Apr 13

Apr 12

Get a jump on youth hiring & youth jobs for S...

Get a jump on youth hiring & youth jobs for Summer 2018. Remember the deadline to apply is April 15, 2018 at 9:00 pm.


Apr 12

Apr 12

Apr 10

Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corp...

Join us as we discuss recent development proposals & the SM High School proposed phase out.

    SMCDC Monthly Community Forum
    Join us as we discuss recent development proposals & the SM High School proposed phase out.
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 09

Happy #CherishAnAntiqueDay! There are so many...

Happy #CherishAnAntiqueDay! There are so many treasures at the mansion, including this leather cow, which is more than 100 years old. At one point, you could actually use this learning toy to practice milking!


Apr 08

Apr 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARD 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.

    2527 W GORDON ST Issued April 5, 2018 Comment

Apr 07

Apr 06

Woman injured in North Philadelphia shooting

It happened around 5:30 p.m. Friday along the 2300 block of West Glenwood Avenue.

    Woman injured in North Philadelphia shooting
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left a 51-year-old wounded in North Philadelphia. It happened around 5:30 p.m. Friday along the 2300 block of West Glenwood Avenue. Police rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital. She is listed in stable condition.
    http://6abc.com

Apr 06

Apr 06

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EZ PLUMBING PERMIT - INSTALL WATER SERVICE CURB IN, "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION" AS PER THE 2004 PHILA. PLUMBING CODE. OPENING PMT #201803801.

    2347 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment

Apr 05

Have you spotted Betsy Ross in our doll colle...

Have you spotted Betsy Ross in our doll collection? The #HistoricPhilly treasure represented the state of Pennsylvania in a "Historical Pageant of Dolls" at the 1926 Sesquicentennial Exhibition in Philadelphia.


Apr 05

2225-2239 N 25th St, Philadelphia, PA 19132 posted 1 photo to Fotella:

Apr 05

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT TO COMPLY OUTSTANDING VIOLATION CASE # 598721. WORK INCLUDES SELECTIVE FLOOR AND ROOF FRAMING, REAR WALL REPLACEMENT AT SECOND FLOOR REAR, NEW HOLLOW STRUCTURAL STEEL COLUMN SUPPORT ON BASEPLATE AND FRAMING FOR FRONT CANTILEVER, MASONRY REPAIRS AND REPOINTING PER PLANS / ENGINEER'S REPORT. NO OTHER WORK AUTHROIZED BY THIS PERMIT, SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY INTERIOR FITOUT.

    2616 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued April 3, 2018 Comment

Apr 05

tonyjuliano posted 1 photo to Flickr:

Apr 04

Apr 02

While you’re waiting for warmer spring weathe...

While you’re waiting for warmer spring weather to arrive, come inside for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion! Our doors are now open Wednesdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Mar 30

Mar 30

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A MODIFIED BITUMEN ROOF SYSTEM (SFD)

    2628 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued March 28, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A MODIFIED BITUMEN ROOF SYSTEM (SFD)

    2410 W HUNTINGDON ST Issued March 28, 2018 Comment

Mar 29

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    CURB TRAP AND MAIN HOUSE DRAIN PA20180862112(SFD)

    2333 W HAROLD ST Issued March 27, 2018 Comment

Mar 28

URGENT notice from School Board Meeting toni...

URGENT notice from School Board Meeting tonight at Strawberry Mansion High School to discuss the future of the school 6:00 PM. Fyi....see article in Philly.com

    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation
    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation, Philadelphia, PA. 473 likes · 3 talking about this · 36 were here. Community Development, Citizen Empowerment
    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 28

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Mar 25

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (8)- INTERCONNECTED HARD WIRED SMOKE/CARBON DETECTORS THROUGHOUT UNIT- (4) BEDROOMS AND HALLWAY; FISHING OF ALL CIRCUITS. WORK IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A TWO FAMILY BUILDING

    2253 N 22ND ST Issued March 23, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER SERVICE-PA1#20180812755-"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"

    2550 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued March 23, 2018 Comment

Mar 23

We’re kicking it French Empire style this Fri...

We’re kicking it French Empire style this Friday in the mansion’s Empire Bedroom! Wouldn’t you like to nap on that gorgeous daybed, c. 1810? Learn more about our historic furnishings: http://ow.ly/bZne30iPZSf


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