Dotty Brown, author of "Boathouse Row, Waves of Change in the Birthplace of American Rowing", will share the unknown stories of Boathouse Row that she unearthed in 19th century minute books, historic newspaper accounts and through contemporary interviews, along with a slide show of historic photo...
Sunday, November 12 2017 2:00 PM — 3:30 PM
Join us as the historic houses feature Walter Staib from City Tavern and other local food superstars Shane Confectionery, John and Kira’s Chocolates, Giambri’s Quality Sweets, Sweetzels Bakery, Whole Foods Market, Yards Brewery, and more. Enjoy free samples while taking in the beauty of the house...
Sunday, December 11 2016 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Join us as the historic houses showcase the many talents of the neighbors that live near and around Fairmount Park. Participating houses include Cedar Grove, Laurel Hill Mansion, Lemon Hill Mansion, Historic Strawberry Mansion, and Woodford Mansion. Children 12 and under admitted free.
Saturday, December 10 2016 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Join us as the historic houses celebrate “Family Day” with a full day of entertainment and activities for children and their parents by the Franklin Institute, Smith Playground, Good Mornin’ Music, Walnut St. Theatre, Revolution Shakespeare, the Please Touch Museum, Ice Carving by Roger Wood, Spi...
Sunday, December 4 2016 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Join us as the historic houses host "Sounds of the Season", sponsored by WRTI, celebrating the musical diversity of the city with participation by Opera Philadelphia, the Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra, Artístas y Músicos Latino Americanos, the Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and the Performing Art...
Saturday, December 3 2016 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM