Thursday, July 30, 2015

Architectural Walking Tour of Spring Garden

Stroll through this early city suburb that was home to merchants, workers and even prisoners. Enjoy a diversity of exuberant late Victorian homes and view the world-renowned Eastern State Penitentiary, built in the 1820s and studied by penal experts from Asia and Europe at that time.

Architectural Walking Tour of Spring Garden
Jack's Firehouse
2130 Fairmount Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19130
Stroll through this early city suburb that was home to merchants, workers and even prisoners. Enjoy a diversity of exuberant late Victorian homes and view the world-renowned Eastern State Penitentiary, built in the 1820s and studied by penal experts from Asia and Europe at that time.
Tickets: $10 adults, $8 students, free for children 10 and under, accompanied by adult $5 Preservation Alliance Members
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Jeanne Ruddy Dance at The Performance Garage
  • The Philadelphia Museum of Art Library
  • North Star Bar
  • Azalea Garden
  • Rose Tattoo Café
Nearby Restaurants
  • Parkway Room
  • Golden Chopstick
  • Long River Chinese Restaurant
  • Bishop's Collar
  • Figs
Where:
2130 Fairmount Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19130

Information: 215-546-1146
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